Creating An Ideal Navy Blazer

I altered a fairly standard looking RTW double breasted jacket into a stylish traditional navy blazer with metal buttons.

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Christmas Time: Putting Together Festive Outfits

There are a number of ways that you can wear a Christmas themed outfit, depending on where you are around the world. Here are some ways you can wear a festive outfit without having to don a costume.

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The Harrington Jacket

A short history of the Harrington jacket, the few common designs and how you can style them.

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Jacket Button Stance: What Is It, and Why Is It Important?

Have you ever noticed that some jackets look better on you than others, even with the same measurements? Perhaps you’ve had a jacket at some point that has issues with tightness around the top buttoning point, even though the measurements say that everything should be correct. Or, a you’ve bought a regular length jacket off the rack that makes you look a bit short for some reason. Chances are that any of these issues – especially if they’ve arisen from a contemporary off the rack jacket – are caused by a button stance that is too high.

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Definition: What are Surgeon Cuffs?

A surgeon cuff is something you have quite likely seen before. If you have ever had a jacket or suit made for you, you have probably even owned surgeon cuffs before.

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Can You Get Good Clothes from Fast Fashion Stores?

Fast fashion is – whether we agree with it or not – a large part of clothing today. Retail chain products of the likes of Cotton On, H&M and Zara are seen on people around the nation every day. With the prevalence of fast fashion and the negative connotations that come along with the word such as environmental disrespect and poor quality as the cost of a cheap garment, the question begs to be asked: can you get good clothes from these stores?

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