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Suiting Fit For The Colder Season: The Charcoal Herringbone Suit

Posted by Igee Okafor on Nov 15, 2017 12:12:26 PM


Words by: Igee Okafor
Photography by: Daniel D'Ottavio

Transitioning into colder months, it is essential that we trade in clothing with lighter fabrics for heavier ones with tactile quality such as the herringbone suit. For those who are unaware, "Herringbone" is one of the most prevalent fabrics in menswear that can be woven in various forms. Its pattern is visually appealing without reading as flamboyant or overwhelming. 

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How Wearing a Suit Makes a More Confident, Successful You

Posted by Team InStitchu on Nov 15, 2017 12:03:00 PM

"Putting on a beautifully designed suit elevates my spirit, extols my sense of self, and helps define me as a man to whom details matter." – Gay Talese, Author

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Iconic Tuxedo Moments

Posted by ib_admin on Sep 21, 2017 4:00:00 PM

There’s no denying that the age of the tuxedo has reached its golden age once again, due to rising ‘dapper culture’ where men are wanting to look and feel good for themselves. Popular drama shows like ‘Madmen’ & ‘Suits’ are also giving resurgence for men to look crisp and ‘gentlemen like’ and ditching the 2000s era of ‘smart casual’. As we approach a time where a custom, tailor made tuxedo is now more affordable than ever, let’s go back in time and relive some of fashion's best tuxedo moments.

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Matching Your Shoes with Your Suit

Posted by Mayowa Adeniyi on Sep 7, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Guidelines to match your shoes with the colour and style of your suit.

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Topics: News, Shoes

What Makes Wool the Favoured Fabric of Tailors?

Posted by John Mason on Jul 21, 2017 3:40:20 PM

Finely tailored wool clothing has been a standard of quality for centuries. Fabric made from quality wool fibers is soft, light, and durable. It has fantastic drape and elasticity. Wool has amazing insulating properties; it will keep you warm even if it gets wet, but if it is scorching out, it will also keep that excess heat away from you. It is a joy to work with and a comfort to wear.

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15 essential garments from InStitchu that every gentleman should have in his wardrobe

Posted by Team InStitchu on Jun 23, 2017 1:59:59 PM

Everyone knows garments that convey tradition, authority, credibility and elegance are the hallmarks of a gentleman's wardrobe. However, you do not have to compromise style for the sake of tradition.  Below we list 15 essential garments that every gentleman should have in his wardrobe.

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The world of Pitti Uomo

Posted by David Nguyen on Jun 16, 2017 11:09:59 AM

Twice a year in the mecca of Italian craftsmanship, the city of Florence, many make their way to pay homage to men’s fashion at Pitti Uomo.

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The Essential Chino Pants

Posted by Team InStitchu on May 16, 2017 2:48:09 PM
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The ANZAC tradition: Two-Up

Posted by ib_admin on Apr 24, 2017 3:47:31 PM

No annual pastime sums up our nation's love of a punt quite like Two-Up. The game has a simple set of rules, but over time has become steeped in tradition. 

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Are you the office sheep or peacock?

Posted by Team InStitchu on Apr 4, 2017 2:41:37 PM

Allow me to explain, are you the trendy one in the office or just another uniformed follower....

Today, we're diving head-first into the world of the tie & sock, to reinvigorate you with new and old looks so you can pull off that effortless yet elegant look.

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