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?

Is The Tie The Only Accessory To Formalise Your Attire?

Need to impress an important client? Put on a tie… Need to give a presentation to the board of directors? Put on a tie… Attending a job interview? Put on a tie… It seems as though everybody’s come to a Continue reading Is The Tie The Only Accessory To Formalise Your Attire?

Pocket Square: Not Just An Afterthought After All

Dressing well is one sure way to enhance your personal brand projection. But donning a bespoke suit or jacket alone is merely the first of many steps to elevate your image. Let’s face it, most gentlemen who care enough about Continue reading Pocket Square: Not Just An Afterthought After All

Without The Shirt, Suits And Jackets Are Meaningless

We have shared about suits, blazers, sport jackets, and even dress shoes in the past. But without the shirt, these tailored garments are essentially meaningless. You can mix and match, or remove any garment, and it’s still pretty much acceptable. Continue reading Without The Shirt, Suits And Jackets Are Meaningless

Dress Shoes: The Final Piece Of Puzzle In A Man’s Wardrobe

We’ve heard this before, that shoes are the anchor to one’s outfit. So why do so many men still skimp on dress shoes when they spend tonnes of cash on bespoke suits? Whether you realise it or not, shoes are Continue reading Dress Shoes: The Final Piece Of Puzzle In A Man’s Wardrobe

Sport Jacket: The Quintessential Casual Jacket

A sport jacket is the singular garment that will spice up your style. But we also mentioned that the sport jacket is a “casual” jacket. Now that’s a little difficult for many to follow. A tailored jacket is a “formal” Continue reading Sport Jacket: The Quintessential Casual Jacket

Sport Jacket: The One Garment To Spice Up Your Style

Previously, we shared that a sport jacket is the universal garment that will elevate a gentleman’s image on a first date. But what exactly is a sport jacket anyway? And how does a single garment elevate one’s overall image by Continue reading Sport Jacket: The One Garment To Spice Up Your Style

Is The Mechanical Wristwatch Still Relevant In The Digital Age?

Previously we shared that a gentleman is always well dressed. And nothing completes a well-tailored attire better than a wristwatch. One simply doesn’t leave home with bare wrists. Whether suited and booted, or casually elegant, one’s outfit isn’t complete with Continue reading Is The Mechanical Wristwatch Still Relevant In The Digital Age?