Tag Archives: Suits

Plans for the Future

So here I am again, with an unacceptably long hiatus between now and my last post, and a considerable about of time between that one and the one before it. I enjoy writing. I enjoy the subjects that I choose … Continue reading

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The Military Used to be so Fashionable. What Happened?

The military used to be so fashionable. What happened? I’m not being sarcastic either. Brooks Brothers was tailoring uniforms for officers long before they made a suit for the President. Burberry’s ubiquitous trench coat was first made for the British … Continue reading

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No White After Labor Day?

No White After Labor Day? Not wearing white after labor day has been one of the tenets I was brought up on. It was a southern tradition, an unwavering rule steeped in such dogma that it was never questioned. I … Continue reading

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Know Your Suit! Notched Lapel vs Peaked Lapel

Know your suit! Peaked vs. Notched lapels If you’re like most men, you pick your suit based on how it looks and how it fits. You know what you like, and you know what feels good, but that is about … Continue reading

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Sport Coats: A brief introduction…

After my post a few weeks ago on 3 button suits, and how they are dated, but can still be worn if you know how (to recap: make sure it fits you, and NEVER button the bottom button) a friend … Continue reading

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Three Button Suits… Seriously?

 A suit is a fairly simple garment. There really isn’t much to it, but let me assure you, there are an infinite number of ways to screw up the wearing of it. The days are getting shorter, and the nights are getting … Continue reading

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