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On a scale of one-to-tie, what will you be wearing on your next post-work night out?
The dandy style

On a scale of one-to-tie, what will you be wearing on your next post-work night out?

How you dress at work is probably an aspect you nailed after your first week in the job. Appearance ranked second only to communication skills as a sign of professionalism when the Center for Professional Excellence at York College of Pennsylvania carried out a national poll in 2010. Spending hours a day there, it becomes apparent fairly quickly what is acceptable, what's not and how your own style preferences fit into that.

Celebrities' style: Ryan Seacrest
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Ryan Seacrest

Ryan John Seacrest was born on 24th of December, 1974.He is an American radio personality, television host, and producer. Seacrest is known for hosting the competition show American Idol, the syndicated countdown program American Top 40, and the KIIS-FM morning radio show On Air with Ryan Seacrest. He began co-hosting Live with Kelly and Ryan on a permanent basis May 1, 2017.

Alberto Vedelago:
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Alberto Vedelago: "Elegance is the mirror of our personality"

Do the words “taste” and “elegance” still have much meaning these days?* Or are they being edged out by the most opulent and narcissistic behavior? – This is me thinking aloud because I am struggling to come to terms with realities of certain situations. In this hell of opulence I believed that elegance need to be noticed, not excessively displayed. I guess, in a DANTE way, I need a Virgil who can take me out of this inferno. Alberto Vedelago comes to my rescue as my mind is cracking up.

Create a bespoke shirt to complement your tailored suit - ask the Scabal's tailors
How to buy the perfect suit

Create a bespoke shirt to complement your tailored suit - ask the Scabal's tailors

A dress shirt can be as important as the suit it is worn with, and in the quest for perfection there are plenty of options for shirt customisation. From the big things (fabric and colour choices) to the finer details (such as sleeve lengths and buttons) this is an opportunity to really set the tone.

Celebrities' style:Guy Ritchie
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style:Guy Ritchie

Guy Stuart Ritchie was born on 10th of September 1968). He is an English filmmaker known for his crime films. Some of his best known films are: "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels", "Sherlock Holmes", "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows", "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.".

Celebrities' style: Casey Affleck
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Casey Affleck

Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt was born on 12th of August 1975. He is an American actor and director. He began his career as a child actor, appearing in the PBS television movie Lemon Sky (1988) and the ABC miniseries The Kennedys of Massachusetts (1990).

Celebrities' style: Douglas Booth
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Douglas Booth

Douglas John Booth was born on 9th of July 1992. He is an English actor. He first came to public attention following his performance as Boy George in the BBC Two film Worried About the Boy (2010). He also starred in the BBC adaptations of Great Expectations and Christopher and His Kind (both 2011).

Valentino Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection
Menswear collections

Valentino Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection

Subtle disruption. Gentle distortion. Defining a man through what he wears and how he wears it. Gentleman. Or rather: gentle, man.

The style of Lyuben Dibov Jr - spontaneous, ironic and conceptual
Celebrity fashion

The style of Lyuben Dibov Jr - spontaneous, ironic and conceptual

Lyuben Dilov Jr is among the undoubted modern phenomena of our time. He is well known in society and show business - as a publisher and writer, screenwriter and journalist, politician and image-maker. "He was one of the most intelligent students whom I taught in the 80s at the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication", said Prof. Lyubomir Stoykov.

Hand-made ties and bow ties by Edward Kwan
Menswear accessories

Hand-made ties and bow ties by Edward Kwan

Edward Kwan is named after my grandfather who, until the age of 85, worked full time as a master tailor at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore and has made suits for Bill Clinton and George Bush Senior. He now works by appointment only.

Celebrities' style: Andrea Bocelli
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocell was born on 22th of September 1958. He is an Italian classical crossover tenor, recording artist, and singer-songwriter. Born with poor eyesight, he became permanently blind at the age of 12 following a football accident.

Irish custom tailored suits by Dee Graham
Bespoke Men's Suits

Irish custom tailored suits by Dee Graham

At Dee Graham Tailor Made Suits, they specialise in handcrafted bespoke suits for the Modern Gentleman designed to stand out at any occasion.

Celebrities' style: Gregg Sulkin
Celebrity fashion

Celebrities' style: Gregg Sulkin

Gregg Sulkin was born on 29th of May 1992. He is an English actor. At age ten he made his film debut in the 2002 Doctor Zhivago mini-series. He later landed the starring role in the 2006 British release Sixty Six, and subsequently became known for appearing in the Disney Channel comedy series As the Bell Rings and Wizards of Waverly Place.

Pocket Square Clothing - king of the made in Los Angeles accessories
Menswear accessories

Pocket Square Clothing - king of the made in Los Angeles accessories

Pocket Square Clothing was established in 2011 as a men’s accessory brand. With no formal fashion training but with an architectural and business background, founders Rodolfo Ramirez and Andrew Cheung sought to create a lifestyle brand beyond clothing. To date they feature a collection of handcrafted bow ties, skinny neckties and pocket squares. The brand is a reflection of the ideals behind the Urban Gentleman. This is their effort to tell a story, to inspire and be inspired, and to create a powerful connection with you through timeless pieces.

Elegant Erkel Spring/Summer 2017 collection
Menswear accessories

Elegant Erkel Spring/Summer 2017 collection

We are a new generation! A generation filled with somebodys: Innovators, Out of the box thinkers, People not afraid to say what they mean, and mean what they say. Why should your tie be any different? We strive to provide hand crafted pieces that express your personal style just as much as your professionalism. Partnering up with local designers and suppliers allows us to keep things interesting!

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Colin Firth
Celebrity fashion

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Colin Firth

Colin Firth is an English actor. In 2011, Firth received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and was also selected as one of the Time 100. Firth was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Winchester in 2007, and was made a Freeman of the City of London in 2012.

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Hugh Grant
Celebrity fashion

Happy Birthday Celebrities: Hugh Grant

Hugh Grant is an English actor and film producer who is classified as one of the most stylish men in the cinema world. His style is casual most of the time, but we can say that the suits he wears are full with elegance.

Menswear accessories: Bowler hat
The dandy style

Menswear accessories: Bowler hat

Frenchmen call this hat 'chapeau melon' and Germans 'Melone' because it looks like a melon fruit. Until 1960s, the Bower hat was a symbol of London's brokers and bankers and today it's a mandatory attribute of the officers of the Queen's Guard as part of their urban civilian clothing.

David Hart - one of the successful young designers
Menswear collections

David Hart - one of the successful young designers

Born and raised in Annapolis, Maryland, David Hart began designing clothing at a young age. At seventeen, he received the Fashion Group International Scholarship Award and moved to New York City to study at the Fashion Institute of Technology. In 2004, he received his BFA in fashion design, with a specialization in evening wear and tailoring.

Men's suit jacket collars and lapels
The dandy style

Men's suit jacket collars and lapels

Large collar with long edges and a single button is known as Classic Kent. It's suitable for formal events and small knot. It's a good choice for gentlemen who are definitely not fans of experimenting and fashion innovations. In short, we talk about a boring decision...

Bow ties - another lovely anachronism
The dandy style

Bow ties - another lovely anachronism

If you get inspired by the dandyism you can tie around you neck a necktie as a bow tie and break the administrative conventionality.

How to style a contemporary suit - tips by SABA
ABC of the men's suit

How to style a contemporary suit - tips by SABA

It's time to update your look with SABA's simple 'how to' on three ways to style a men's contemporary suit. SABA suits continue to exude an air of relaxed confidence this season, combining structure with movement and breathability in premium wools. Introducing the Collins Contemporary, impeccably crafted in 100% Australian wool for an elegant slim cut, and a sleek, contemporary profile.

Stefano Ricci Junior Fall/Winter 2016-2017 collection
Children's Suits

Stefano Ricci Junior Fall/Winter 2016-2017 collection

True to his innovative vision, Stefano Ricci foresees the future with the presentation of the SR Junior Fall/Winter 2016-17 line, which completes the Men’s authentic lifestyle range. This collection is a meaningful correlative of the designer’s attention for the new generations: dressing our children in safe, hand-tailored, exclusive garments is his pleasure and ambition.

How to wear shirt and tie by Luciano Barbera
ABC of the men's suit

How to wear shirt and tie by Luciano Barbera

The famous tailor Luciano Barbera gives advises and tips how to wear a shirt and a tie. "It is not enough to have beautiful clothes. Lots of people have beautiful clothes. In fact some people have too many. What is important is what you do with them." - said Barbera.

Andre Schwaemmlein is the winner in Most Stylish Men February 2016 - Category Business
Fashion in the industry

Andre Schwaemmlein is the winner in Most Stylish Men February 2016 - Category Business

Andre Schwaemmlein is the CEO of MeinFernbus Flixbus - a bus service start-up company. He is the winner in Business category in the Traveling and transportation subcategory.

Oscars 2016 - the best dressed men, who made a difference
Fashion on the red carpet

Oscars 2016 - the best dressed men, who made a difference

The 88th Academy Awards ceremony was once again a place where we hoped to see a difference in men's style. We were not quite lucky, but still there were some men that made a difference and are worth showing to you.

Golden Globes 2016 - the suits of the celebrities
Fashion on the red carpet

Golden Globes 2016 - the suits of the celebrities

We show you, some of the best outfits on the Red Carpet during the most famous events during the year. It's time for the awards Golden Globes 2016, where we spotted some really eye-catching suits on the ceremony.

The cufflinks - history and tips
ABC of the men's suit

The cufflinks - history and tips

Cufflinks are used to secure button shirt cuffs and may also be an item of jewellery for men. Cufflinks can be manufactured from a variety of different materials, such as glass, stone, leather, metal, precious metal or combinations of these. Securing of the cufflinks is usually achieved via toggles or reverses based on the design of the front section, which can be folded into position. In addition, there are also variants with chains or a rigid, bent rear section. The front sections of the cufflinks can be decorated with gemstones, inlays, inset material or enamel and designed in two or three-dimensional form.

Romeo Beckham style
Children's Suits

Romeo Beckham style

The Beckhams are known with their style - Victoria Beckham as a designer and David Beckham as a fashion icon.

Celebrity Style: Bradley Cooper
Celebrity fashion

Celebrity Style: Bradley Cooper

Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for four Academy Awards, three for acting and one for producing, and one Tony Award. He was named the "Sexiest Man Alive" by People magazine in 2011.

George Clooney style: Wearing a suit
Celebrity fashion

George Clooney style: Wearing a suit

George Timothy Clooney is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, director, and activist. He has received three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and two Academy Awards, one for acting and the other for producing.

The men's suits at 2016 Breakthrough Prize Ceremony in San Francisco
Fashion on the red carpet

The men's suits at 2016 Breakthrough Prize Ceremony in San Francisco

Looking at the photos some people may think that there is nothing to talk about men's suits on the ceremony.

Celebrating Monogram with Louis Vuitton
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Celebrating Monogram with Louis Vuitton

For well over a century, the Louis Vuitton Monogram has captivated the imaginations of men and women from all walks of life. Emblazoned across handbags and trunks, from the treasures we carry to the treasures we keep, the iconic “LV” remains one of the most recognizable symbols in the world.

Haute Couture: Atelier Versace Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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Haute Couture: Atelier Versace Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

Provocative evening gowns, bright pastel colors, chic V-neck tops, skinny trousers, 70s style short dresses combined with tall boots, autumnal floral and leaf patterns, fine lace, a sense of luxury - you can find all this and much more in Atelier Versace Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection.

'Surf Sound' - Saint Laurent Spring-Summer 2016 menswear collection
Menswear collections

'Surf Sound' - Saint Laurent Spring-Summer 2016 menswear collection

Yesterday, during the Paris Men's Fashion Week (June 24-28, 2015), French designer Hedi Slimane presented his latest men's fashion collection for Saint Laurent fashion house. It is called 'Surf Sound' and is dedicated to 'contemporary Californian surf music culture'. The collection is really rainbow-like and fresh, full of embroideries and beading.

Peckham Rye finely tailored clothes and accessories - exceptional finish, high quality materials and enduring style
Bespoke Men's Suits

Peckham Rye finely tailored clothes and accessories - exceptional finish, high quality materials and enduring style

If you are looking for true British style and finely tailored clothes and accessories you should not miss visiting the House of Peckham Rye, located in Newburgh Street, just off London's famous Carnaby Street, which has long been the home of bespoke British tailoring.

Dior Homme Winter 2015-2016 collection
Menswear collections

Dior Homme Winter 2015-2016 collection

“I started with an idea of the sartorial with the hyper-formality of the evening tail suit and the dinner suit. Here, I wanted to bring formality into the world of the technical and utilitarian, to produce a techno-sartorial collection.”

Spring-Summer 2015 Fashion trends: Colors, textures and shapes
Fashion trends

Spring-Summer 2015 Fashion trends: Colors, textures and shapes

A soft shade of Apple Mint emerges as a key color for Spring/Summer 2015, lending a spring-fresh sophistication to womenswear styles.

INDX Menswear Show will present Spring/Summer 2015 collections
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INDX Menswear Show will present Spring/Summer 2015 collections

INDX Menswear is a unique trade show for Independent Retailers. The new show that everyone's talking about...

They offer the relaxing and friendly environment of INDX to other shows for writing orders. They work without interruption on building ranges conducive to a successful buy.

Colorful luxury footwear by Manolo Blahnik for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Colorful luxury footwear by Manolo Blahnik for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

Legendary Spanish-born shoe designer Manolo Blahnik presented his Fall-Winter 14/15 collection on February 9, 2014 during the New York Fashion Week (for the first time ever).
Collection includes: a variety of flats, booties and a few tall boots, bold colored suede, silk pumps, embroidered and brocaded details, polished laces.

New member of Cartier family
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New member of Cartier family

This autumn the Maison Cartier welcomes a new member in the Marcello de Cartier family: the Mini-Bowling Bag.

Chanel Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Karl Lagerfeld
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Chanel Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Karl Lagerfeld

'Chanel' fashion house constructed a gallery filled with 'art works' for the presentation of brand's Spring-Summer 2014 collection on October 1, 2013 during the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris, France.
All of the custom-made art works referenced the codes of the fashion house - a quilted sumo wrestler, a robot made from bottles of 'Chanel No 5' and ladders made from the chain used on 2.55 bags.

Women`s belts fashion trends for Summer 2013
Fashion trends

Women`s belts fashion trends for Summer 2013

Belts are irreplaceable fashion accessory for any season.
Ladies belts for Summer 2013 are very diverse. Designers emphasize the waist, feminine and graceful, offering interesting fashion ideas.
During the hot season of 2013, the belt's width is not defined. Fashion collections offer both thin and wide belts with traditional or invisible zipper at the back. Corset-belts are less common, but some designers offer original models that emphasize the waist or hips.

What are the different types of men's suits?
ABC of the men's suit

What are the different types of men's suits?

Have you ever asked yourself where does the word 'suit' come from?
Well, the answer is from the French 'suite', which means 'following' and the Latin verb 'sequor' - 'I follow'.
That's because suit's components - jacket, trousers and waistcoat - follow each other, have the same cloth and colour and are worn together.
Let's take a look at some types of suits, which are worn through the years according to the occasion...

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