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Black Lapel: The NYC King Of Custom Suits

When it comes to custom suits, Black Lapel is quickly becoming a force to be reckoned with. Based out of New York City (you can also order online) in 2012, they went live for a single reason… … to bring gentlemen high quality, custom suits… at a reasonable price. I recently had the pleasure of testing out one […]

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Test: Black Lapel, made-to-measure suits from New York

Different countries, different styles of suits When we give advice about suits, we always give it from a very European perspective (quite naturally). Yet there are very different practices out there, and opinions even vary between different European countries. The most blatant differences are without a doubt between Italian and British styles. Italian style The […]

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Style: "Mad Men"Joan Holloway (Christina Hendricks)

Thoughts on how to choose a suit

Alexandre. F., who used to be an image advisor (and now works in a bank in London), gives us a particularly incisive and personal article on his vision of the suit, as well as paying homage to English tailoring. To be read without moderation to (finally) learn how to wear a suit. Not long ago, […]

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[Video Interview] Hugo Jacomet from Parisian Gentleman

A few days ago we met Hugo Jacomet. He is the founder of the excellent blog Parisian Gentleman, which is a complement of Kinowear. You’ll learn in this video that we both share similar thoughts on men’s fashion, the industry and fashion media. The main difference is that Hugo focuses on tailoring art (suits, shirts, […]

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