Why linen works in warm weather


Whether its a suit, blazer or short sleeved shirt – linen is the way to go when the temperature rises.
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If the mere sight of summer sun is enough to send you in search of the air-con button, it’s time you discovered the virtues of linen. In fact, everyone who likes to look dapper when all about them swelter should make a point of adding linen to their summer wardrobe. Here’s why linen keeps you cool, and how to wear it with confidence.Continue reading

Why men should get married in tweed

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Set a vintage theme for your wedding with a classic tweed suit
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Calling all grooms, ushers, best men and masters of ceremony. If you’re getting married, or helping out at a wedding this year, there’s only one way to do it, and that’s in tweed.

What better way to get the most out of a new suit bought especially for the upcoming nuptials than to go for something effortlessly stylish and eminently wearable? Tweed is a fabric that suits a wide variety of occasions, and only gets better with age. Here’s what to look for in a tweed wedding suit.
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Six fancy dress ideas and what they say about you


It’s the start of the silly season for fancy dress parties.
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Ever noticed how some men relish a fancy dress occasion as an opportunity to flounce around in sequinned skirts? If you’re happy to give your inner Priscilla an outing, that’s fine by us, but for alternative subliminal messaging, here’s your guide to choosing a fancy dress costume that says what you want it to say about you.
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