Nip and Tuck

The best thing about custom tailored men’s suits is that you can cherry pick the best of American, English and Continental tailoring styles to complement your individual physique. One of the more popular customizations is the suppressed waist. The suppressed waist derives from English tailoring traditions and is in sharp contrast to the American ‘trad’…

What To Wear To A Job Interview

Let’s talk about what to wear to a job interview: it goes without saying that for most interviews, a men’s suit with jacket and tie is de rigueur. If you already own a bespoke suit, you’re ahead of the game. Nothing gives a great first impression quite like a well-tailored, perfectly fitting suit. If not,…

Framing Your Face

Do you know which collar fits your face? There are many types of men’s dress shirt collars. Button down, spread, straight, narrow point, cutaway, band, club, eyelet, button tab and more. Collars frame your face and thus shape the picture you present to the world. So we’ve put together some quick tips for how to choose…

Dressing the Athlete

How do athletes show off their cut physiques while still looking dapper? Athletic builds are often the most difficult to dress, especially when it comes to men’s suits. Off the rack and even made to measure are cut for the ‘average’ body type and that typically does not include anyone over 6’ feet or with…

Will Smith’s 5 Fashion Favorites

From rapper to Fresh Prince to action hero, Will Smith’s fantastic career has been mirrored in the superstar’s fashion choices. Knot Standard’s respects Smith’s evolution in style – from multicolored vests, askew baseball caps and Air Jordans to the tailored elegance of Men in Black. Here’s a breakdown of our five favorite aspects of Will…