Always find yourself perplexed while slipping on a shirt — deciding whether to tuck it in to keep it untucked? Well, you’re not the only one facing this dilemma. You want to look sharp with your shirt neatly tucked into your pants, and you want to avoid having a bunched up back, but you also want to be able to breathe through and manoeuver easily. We bring you three simple rules to play by or rather check on before making a decision — expect optimal comfort and maximum style. (more…)
A shirt is the sum of all its parts, and the collar is one part that can make or break the fit of your shirt at first glance. Therefore, the collar you pick can make a spec of a difference to your overall look. (more…)
A white shirt forms an indispensable part of any man’s wardrobe. It’s timeless, minimal, and versatile. But with all these humble virtues, come a few vices — taking care of a crisp white shirt can be daunting for some. While investing in one is imperative, caring for your whites requires little attention, if you want to keep it looking white for long. And to help solve this dilemma, we bring you some easy steps to follow to help keep your white shirt in pristine condition for years to come. (more…)
Timeless and elegant, a linen shirt is probably one piece of clothing every man must own. It’s non-fussy and makes for a dependable option for almost any occasion and time of the day.
We bring you 5 easy ways to wear that one linen shirt and overhaul your look each time. (more…)
November’s here! And so is the time to celebrate facial hair in all its glory for ‘No-Shave November’ and ‘Movember’! A witty portmanteau of “moustache” and “November”, the term was coined from the idea of growing one’s moustache and beard, beginning November 1st to raise awareness for men’s health issues, particularly prostate cancer. The goal – to donate the money you would ideally spend on grooming to cancer research activities.
For those participating in this tradition to truly support the cause, we salute you! And while we are at it, why not support those beards with stylish collars to really pull the look together. Go ahead and sport the coolest combos of the season!
The Goatee with the Club collar
In any man’s life, the importance of dressing well is mostly underrated. However, more and more men are now acutely aware of not just what they are wearing, but also the minutiae that goes into the entire outfit. It’s the simple details that can help one stand apart from the rest! This starts with getting a well-fitted, custom-made shirt.
Every shirt is a combination of its weave, thread count and fiber which determines the final look and feel of the product. Whether it’s a dress shirt for work, or a casual button-down for your weekends, you’ll know exactly what you want. For the beginners out there, here’s a crash course on knowing the differences between the yarns, the fabrics and the most appropriate occasions to wear them at.
The bases of any fabric is the materials chosen to weave it – the most common being Cotton and Linen. Known for its long staples and superior quality 100% Egyptian Cotton is the premier choice of shirting fabric. 100% Linen is a strong, durable material, best used in warm weather.
Listed below are a few basic fabrics that are must-haves in every man’s wardrobe.