Tie Colours

Men’s ties are available in a huge range of colors, from discreet and muted to radiant and gorgeous – the human eye can distinguish almost 16 million different color shades, and men’s ties seem to come in most of them. Just remember what looks great on that mannequin might not really have the same impact…

Tie Knots

Tying a man’s tie is not rocket science; some people make a big deal out of it, but practice really does make perfect – put in the effort and soon you will have people admiring your knot and asking for advice. There are four basic styles of tying the knot: Four-in-hand Knot: This is the…

Tie Patterns

When it comes to men’s tie patterns, you have a world of choices ranging from simple stripes to complex designs. Obviously the patterns you chose will say a lot about your tastes and preferences; perhaps more than any other accessory available to the wearer of a man’s suit, your tie will enable someone to make…

Tie Shapes

The modern man’s tie was designed back in the 19th century – and it has never really gone out of style since. Before the 1920s, ties were made from a single piece of cloth and cut with a 45 degree bias across the material. Then in 1920 an innovation was patented by Jessie Langsdorf; the…

Ties

It’s widely accepted that a man’s suit is incomplete without a tie. Wear a tie and you can carry a suit to almost any level. Without a tie, you restrict yourself majorly in terms of the professionalism you exude and the places where you will be accepted (in some restaurants, theaters and clubs you will…

Wearing your suit

The business of taking proper care of your suit is not limited to the times when it is stored in your wardrobe – you need to know the right way to wear a suit in order to ensure that your suit is being taken proper care of even when it is in use. Failing to…

Look after your suit

A man’s suit should be one of the most costly investments that you will ever make when it comes to your grooming – and it should be one that you hold very near to your heart. This calls for a proper suit care regime if you want to preserve the style and appearance of your suit. After…

Top Hats

The traditional top hat has been around since late Victorian times, when formal dressing was the only option for the gentleman. The top hat is a tall, flat-crowned design with a broad brim. Originally the all-purpose choice of the Victorian gentleman, the top hat was worn often in combination with a morning suit or a…

Choosing a Watch

A man’s watch is one of the most important accessories that helps in creating a style. So, how do you choose a watch? Lifestyle: If you have a varied lifestyle, you need variety in your accessories. It’s a great idea to have one watch for work and another for play. If you are going for a…

Colour on a Man’s Watch

You have to look at all the details when you buy a man’s watch, and one of the key criteria is the color of the watch. Most men’s watches follow the classic conventions of style and color, but dials and straps in an increasing range of colors is a trend on both expensive men’s watches and the most…