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How do I recognize a perfect tie?
How do I recognize a perfect tie?

‘A man is worth his tie. His essence is revealed through her, his spirit is manifested in her. The man’s spirit is shown in the ability to tie his tie.” Honore de Balzac   The cut Experts disagree about the origin of the tie, it could go back to the ancient Romans. Many sources refer […]

Cufflinks: For which occasion shouldn’t they be missing?
Cufflinks: For which occasion shouldn’t they be missing?

Compared to women, men usually wear little jewellery. Usually a watch adorns the wrist, possibly there is also a ring, a bracelet or a chain. Cufflinks are subtle and at the same time noble pieces of jewelery for men. They also have a practical use: they close the cuffs of the shirt. Find out below […]

How do I recognize a perfect jacket?
How do I recognize a perfect jacket?

Shoulders Your new jacket should hug the shoulders, never pinch them. Does it fit on the shoulders? Test it: Lean your jacket against a wall. If the jacket shoulders touch the wall in front of your own shoulders, it is too big. If the seam rests on the sleeve head, it is too tight. Important: […]

What is made to measure?
What is made to measure?

Today, made-to-measure clothing stands for exceptional quality and first-class service: you can find historical facts and some reasons why investing in a made-to-measure suit is worthwhile here.   Definition and explanation: The tailoring of suits based on standardized basic models is called tailoring. The individual work steps are carried out on a shared basis, i.e. […]

Dress code at work
Dress code at work

Are you in uniform? Then you’re fine. Everyone else should deal with the topic of dress code.   While dress codes are far more relaxed in some industries than they used to be, they still apply to many businesses. While you can go to your start-up in sandals and shorts, you should know the dress […]

What is bespoke tailoring?
What is bespoke tailoring?

Bespoke tailoring as we know it today has existed since the early 19th century. Did you know that up to 225 work steps are necessary before you hold the finished suit in your hands? Definition and explanation: Bespoke tailoring refers to the manual production of clothing. Until the late 19th century, tailoring was the only […]

White stays white – all style purists like that
White stays white – all style purists like that

You can never have enough of these: A white tailor-made shirt is simply part of the basic wardrobe. Whether with a dark suit, light jeans, or a brightly colored velvet jacket: it really goes with everything and always looks extremely sophisticated. With the right tie and individual cufflinks, you can create any desired look.   […]

3 tips for the perfect tailor-made suit
3 tips for the perfect tailor-made suit

Every stylish man needs at least one sophisticated, unique suit. While most companies have adopted “casual wear” these days, there’s no debate that a man in a well-tailored suit is immediately seen as better looking by women and is more respected by other men. Possibly more importantly, when you look good you feel good and […]

Cloth merchants and weavers
Cloth merchants and weavers

Where does the fabric for your next tailored suit come from? Here we present traditional weaving mills and fabric dealers who have made a name for themselves with quality and standards. Come to one of our branches and convince yourself of the cloth collections of these suppliers by touching and looking at them.   Ariston […]

Pocket handkerchief: That certain extra
Pocket handkerchief: That certain extra

All gentlemen wear a pocket handkerchief made of white linen with their tails and most with their tuxedo. But in everyday life you rarely see the splash of color. Because many men despair when it comes to choosing the right tie for their shirt every day – a handkerchief in the same color would completely […]

Men’s fashion: These are the trends for 2021
Men’s fashion: These are the trends for 2021

2021 is an exciting year – in terms of fashion as well as in general. Fashion, and last but not least men’s fashion, is not just a practical, stylish or attention-grabbing stylistic device. Rather, fashion is an expression of the times. What do people want? What is important, what is unimportant? What is the focus? […]

Black tie
Black tie

REASON: Festive events in the evening in the house, e.g. B. Ballet, theater, dinner WHAT ARE THEY WEARING: Tuxedos, single or double breasted, in black or deep blue, made of light fabrics, with peaked lapels trimmed with silk, but shawl collars are also commonly seen Trousers in the same color as the jacket, with a […]