How To Wear Black Tie

I've had a lot of formal things to go to over the last few weeks and and it seems to me that no one does black tie anymore, its all lounge suits and regular ties. Black tie is a dying thing. But if you ever thought of bringing it back here are few things that …

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What The Hell Is A Cummerbund Actually For?

Men's fashion is an ever changing thing. Actually that's not true. Its very rare that you see something new in menswear, it is a very cyclical thing, for example skinny fit jeans were a thing in the 80's and unfortunately have been back in style for the last few years. Another example is double breasted …

Dressing For Dinner

I decided to dress for dinner tonight. I went the whole hog with a dress shirt, white marcella waistcoat, white tie and a formal tailcoat. It was the sort of thing that the Edwardian gentry would have dined in on the most formal of occasions. However it kind of loses some of the dignity and …