The Man-ual

November 16, 2017

Some quick, interesting facts about suits that we believe you should all know! A tailored suit is something, so time-consuming and exquisite, that has many traditional traits that have been added, year on year, to create the modern suit we see today. With some of the t...

October 12, 2017

When somebody asks about suit quality, 90% of the time, we look into how the suit makes you look (how it fits) and the quality of the fabric, however today we’re going to get inside the construction of a suit. The art of suit making, developed over hundreds of years, n...

September 28, 2017

A new day, a new blog post! Here as promised, is an insight into the materials used in shirts. Hopefully this will educate you so when you next go to buy your shirt from the high-street mass chain, you won’t be walking out with some overpriced tea-towel, and instead wi...

June 29, 2017

You’ve just got home after investing in a suit, you lay it down on the bed, unzip the suit-bag and begin to inspect your purchase, making sure there’s no defects before your big interview/meeting tomorrow. Opening up the suit, you notice a label on the inside of your j...

May 25, 2017

Formal shirts are an essential item for every gentleman’s wardrobe. If you’re working the 9-5 office shift, then ideally you need to know the different types of collars. Many of us will walk into a shop, and walk straight back out, somewhat distracted by the ‘pretty co...

May 6, 2017

I think everyone can say at some point in their life, they've been knackered after a long shift at work. Whether it be a case of doing overtime, doing extra, or just simply a hard days work. We all have the days! After the journey home, we get through the door and clim...

April 25, 2017

So we’re back, with a fresh blog on how to get trousers to fit, perfectly. Lets keep pushing to turn you into a Suit connoisseur.

How should your suit trousers fit as they fall to your feet? Unfortunately it’s not as easy as it seems, with many, many men still sporting...

April 1, 2017

There are many different types of patterns for suits, often going unnoticed, they just require a keen eye to look into the real detail behind the elegantly woven fabric. Here we take a close look at the different patterns of a suit.

Herringbone:

A herringbone pattern, us...

March 26, 2017

Ok, so there's quite a few tell tale signs as to whether your suit was hand-made as the label says, or whether it was part of a production line. Here, I’m going to educate you on how to ensure that your suit is worth the price you paid for it:

After reading this and hea...

March 22, 2017

At the end of the day, you’ve chosen your suit, whether it be a neutral, youthful, or adventurous canvas, the final outcome of the ensemble will be judged on the details, the pocket square, the tie, the shoes, and the jewellery. Here I’m going to guide you through the...

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