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 of their suits and before I get into the review, there are two things you might want to know...
- The previous owners of Kinowear (the guys who founded it) work at Black Lapel.
- I loved the suit so much, I wore it to my own father's viewing when he passed away in November.
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
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
In the last article we talked about the basics options you need to know before buying a suit. Today we're going to talk about what kind of suit is most flattering on different body types. Some guys have specific needs when it comes clothing that flatter their body type, while others have it fairly easy. Read on if you find it hard to make things look right on your body!