Tailoring

A Guide to Suit Pocket Styles

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There are many different kinds of pockets for suits, jackets, waistcoats and trousers. Pockets should follow the formality an...

Mason & Sons Special Order Ivory Dinner Jacket

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For my evening wedding this past summer, in addition to my bespoke Anthony Sinclair midnight blue dinner suit from Mason & So...

A Guide to English Bespoke Suit Style

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There is nothing else like an English bespoke suit. Ready-to-wear and made-to-measure suits from English brands may look simi...

Swelled Edges: A Sporty Bond Detail

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The swelled edge, also called a welted edge or quarter-inch stitching, is a traditional detail found on many of James Bond’s blaz...

(00)7 Rules to Wearing a Suit with a James Bond Mentality

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Having one of James Bond's suits is not enough to wear a suit like James Bond does. The suit itself is only halfway to dressing l...

Judging a Suit’s Fit on Screen

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How a suit fits is objective in some ways and subjective in others. At the extremes, a suit that is too small will either not...

A Bespoke Anthony Sinclair Wedding Dinner Suit — Part 2: Cut and Details

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In the Part 1 in this series on my midnight blue wool-and-mohair wedding dinner suit I described the process that led to me t...

A Bespoke Anthony Sinclair Wedding Dinner Suit — Part 1: Deciding and Fitting

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Last month I was married in a bespoke midnight blue Anthony Sinclair dinner suit from Mason & Sons. Anthony Sinclair was the ...