About CHOW Wei Ming

Brand consultant, photographer, creative director, storyteller, and a true believer of the power of visual communications. Outwardly expresses a friendly disposition, but hides a perfectionist nature deep inside him.

Classic Menswear: Business Appropriate (Part 1 Of 2)

To most people, the mere mention of “classic menswear” will conjure an image of men in formal business suits. Men in formal business settings, conducting formal business… things… In all actuality, classic menswear covers more than just formal business suits. Continue reading Classic Menswear: Business Appropriate (Part 1 Of 2)

We Donated Books To TAR UMT Library

Recently, we announced the publication of TEWS and Brand ID books. And today, we proudly outdid ourselves… We donated a copy of each book to Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT) library. And yes, we also Continue reading We Donated Books To TAR UMT Library

Brand ID – Our Second Book Is Out

Brand ID – our second book is now live… Surprised how we managed to launch our second book just two months after launching TEWS, our first book? We’ll share our little secret a little later, but for now, enjoy our Continue reading Brand ID – Our Second Book Is Out

TEWS – The Book Is Finally Out!

TEWS – The Espoletta Writing System book is finally out. It took a little longer than expected, but it’s finally here, in print. There were a few slight changes in the title and cover design, but the content remained relatively Continue reading TEWS – The Book Is Finally Out!

Worn-Out Shirts? Here’s What You Can Do

Previously we’ve shared that shirts will wear out, regardless how good quality they were when purchased. It doesn’t matter whether they’re ready-to-wear, made-to-measure, or even bespoke shirts. Garments that come in direct contact with your skin, or at points of Continue reading Worn-Out Shirts? Here’s What You Can Do

What To Do When Your Shirts Wear Out?

Let’s face it, regardless how much we spend on buying or tailoring quality shirts, they won’t last forever. The shirting fabric also undergoes the same wear and tear process as your other garments. It doesn’t matter whether you picked it Continue reading What To Do When Your Shirts Wear Out?

We’re Finally Publishing “The Espoletta Writing System” Book

Ever since starting Espoletta, we have received many requests from content creators who wanted to learn the way we write. Many people expressed interest to learn the Espoletta Writing System, but not necessarily interested to write with Espoletta. We didn’t Continue reading We’re Finally Publishing “The Espoletta Writing System” Book

Cravat: The Ancestor Of The Modern Neckwear

We’ve presented the woven ties, knit ties and even bow ties in the previous episodes. So now let’s go further back in time to visit the ancestor of all modern neckwear – the cravat. The modern cravat isn’t technically the Continue reading Cravat: The Ancestor Of The Modern Neckwear

Bow Tie: How To Stand Out Amongst The Well Dressed

Two things come to the mind when you mention “bow tie”. Either the elegant dinner suit in a formal black tie gala, or a clown wearing a fancy costume. The former is fittingly accurate. Black bow ties are the defining Continue reading Bow Tie: How To Stand Out Amongst The Well Dressed

What’s A Knit Tie, And Is There Such A Thing As A Casual Tie?

We’ve already established that there are ties for every level of formality. But are ties all there is to spicing up your attire? What about the times when you still want to look dressed up, yet remain comfortably casual? Is Continue reading What’s A Knit Tie, And Is There Such A Thing As A Casual Tie?