Entries by Sven Raphael Schneider

How To Tie A Full / Double Windsor Knot & What Not To Do

The Windsor Knot is one of the most popular tie knots, yet it is often confused with the Half- Windsor knot and hence also known as the Double Windsor or Full Windsor. If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just get a small commission. Thank you!

Spectator & Two Tone Shoes Guide

I remember very distinctly what my first pair of spectator shoes looked like: they were Derbies with light brown and off-white uppers. The brown part was brogued, and I wore them rather frequently with navy pants, If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just get a small […]

8 Secrets Of A Great Summer Sport Coat

As it gets warmer, men begin the annual transition from heavy to lightweight clothing to beat the heat. However, lightweight clothing alone isn’t enough to keep you cool – beyond the actual weight, the material and the weave also matter. In this article, we will discuss the importance of finding the right kind of lightweight summer sport coat, why you […]

How To Tie A Pratt Knot a.k.a. Shelby Knot

The Pratt Knot, which is also known as Shelby Knot, is similar in size to a Half-Windsor, yet it is slightly asymmetrical thus providing a more unique look. Depending on your tie, you may see a horizontal fold on top of the knot, If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the […]

How to Tie a Tie Knot – The Kelvin Knot

The Kelvin Knot is one of the lesser known tie knots around, yet it’s a nice variation of the Oriental Knot. In today’s video, I show you How To Tie a Kelvin Tie Knot the easy way, with step-by-step instructions so your tie knot looks crisp every time.  If you shop at amazon and we […]