Cravat winning blog, The Gentleman’s Gazette has compiled a list of 10 of his favorite pieces from the past year.
An overview of the classic men’s collar pin, a must-read feature if you’re the kind who wears neckties regularly.
A feature exploring the Stresemann suit, a German variant of the Stroller, an intriguing men’s day coat.
Shirt Guide: Material
The Shirt Guide shows you what is important in terms of quality when buying a shirt. A great coverage of the various materials used in men’s shirting.
The DIY Boutonniere Loop
The loop used to hold a boutonniere in place behind your lapel, this valuable illustrated guide shows just how to make a boutonniere loop for yourself.
The Unfastened Waistcoat Button
Fastened, or unfastened? Clear up any confusion with this feature that explores the tradition of leaving one’s bottom waistcoat button unfastened. A fine look at the history behind it.
Keep your collar crisp with this look at collar stays and just what goes into each stay. A must-read for those shirt lovers out there, this article focuses on different kinds of collar stays for your shirt collar.
A simple, illustrated explanation of the English drape and London Lounge drape, it’s worth a read for anybody interested in just how their suit fits, and is meant to fit.
Paletot: The Double Breasted Overcoat
Look at the history and characteristics of the Paletot, a classic double breasted topcoat with peaked lapels. A fine full length coat for the real gents out there.
The Ulster Topcoat
All you need to know about the Ulster topcoat, an informal country coat, usually made out of Donegal tweed, and originating from the Irish province of Ulster.
The Guards Coat
A clear, practical look at the classic English Guards coat and just what makes up a Guards coat.
Sven Raphael Schneider is the founder, editor-in-chief and owner of the Gentleman’s Gazette. He first developed an interest in classic men’s clothing in high school and subsequently it grew into his greatest passion. After graduating from law schools in Germany and the United States, he now resides with his wife in the US.
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