The Sartorial

Color Coordinating The Wedding Party
  The modern wedding comes in many varieties of themes and styles, from the glamorous to the classical to the unconventional. And one thing is for sure, they’re events that are more fashion driven than ever.  No longer are couples...
Off-The-Rack vs. Made-To-Measure vs. Bespoke… What’s The Difference?
  Suits range widely in value, style and type. Off-the-rack, made-to-measure and bespoke are the commonly heard industry terms for three distinct manufacturing methods that determine, frankly, a lot about the quality of the final product. But what's the difference?...
What’s More Important - Fabric or Fit?
    Suits have been around for a while. The OG suit, the original, sartorial standard of dress, can be traced back to the 17th century when King Charles II decreed a dress code for men of the English Court....
What Dress Codes Really Means
  Finding the right suit to wear for the appropriate occasion can be one of the most challenging decisions a man ever encounters. You don’t want to stand out for being overdressed, drawing unnecessary attention to yourself, and you also...
Versatility – Getting The Most Out Of Your Suit
  Buying a suit is always an investment. Whether you’re buying it for a special occasion or everyday wear, there are always ways to get the most out of your suit.  First of all, when shopping for a suit it’s...
How A Perfect Suit Should Actually Fit
  Fashion. Ever evolving, always adapting. Styles change, looks change, colors change. In the world of modern fashion, a huge component of looking good is fit. The right fit accentuates your best features and minimizes the less than desirable ones....
How To Dress Up Your Wedding Party… Without Breaking The Bank
  We get it. Weddings are ex-pen-sive. Your big day is almost guaranteed to put an equally big dent in your wallet. Venues, food, beverages, flowers, photographers, accommodations… the list goes on. And you want you and your groomsmen to...
How To Self Measure Like A Tailor
Opting for purchasing a made-to-measure suit online? First off; good choice. Done smartly, you’ll get better value for your dollar and a great fit. Online-only retailers don’t have the added cost of expensive storefronts and can spend that money on...
Sport Coat vs. Blazer vs. Suit Jacket
At first glance, blazers, sport coats, and suit jackets may seem relatively indistinguishable - and to a degree, they are. But like most things, the devil is in the details. Understanding the difference between the three, while trivial, can help...
White Tie vs. Black Tie
What exactly is the difference between a White Tie and a Black Tie dress code? Is White Tie simply just wearing a white tie and vice versa? If only it were that simple. Truth be told, most of us will...
How To Accessorize - Finishing The Look
  Accessorizing can be hard - you may or may not want to draw attention to yourself. The event you’re attending will most likely dictate the appropriate level and type of accessories you choose to adopt. Whether or not you...