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The true soul of your jacket.

How was your jacket tailored? Many of us know how to pick the right fit or how to combine colors and patterns, but few know how the jacket they are wearing was tailored. Do you want to embarrass the store sales-person or your annoying know-it-all-fashion-forward coworker? Ask them what type of construction is their jacket …

Donald Trump: what is he wearing?

For those of you expecting a political debate here, you can close the tab right now because this is everything but. What I promise, is that you will find some interesting inputs to consider for your next suit addition. Style problems Just like many of you, last night I was watching the second Presidential debate …

Your wedding outfit options.

What is the perfect outfit for “The Day”? If you are reading this, there’s a good chance your wedding is coming up soon so…..congratulations! Some of us have already experienced it and others will….. but when she says YES, it is time to start planning everything for the big day. There is no question that …

How to protect your garments.

Often I’m being asked by my clients how they can preserve their custom made garments in a way so they can last longer. The question is fair because of the investment they have just made on these garments, however it is often originated from previous bad experiences and bad habits. Here are a few tips …

The fabric capital of the world: Biella, Italy

The city’s reputation in producing the best wool in the world goes back all the way to the 1800’s, even though some of their manufacturers (such as Vitale Barberis Canonico) started all the way back in 1600’s. Back then, the most important businessmen in the industry realized that the area had all the perfect characteristics …