Entries by Sven Raphael Schneider

11 Bow Ties Every Man Should Have

As you may recall, we already did a video about 12 neckties every man should have, bowties are a little different.  Some men are uncomfortable wearing them but if you can pull them off the right way, you really stand out from the crowd in a very debonair way. If you shop at amazon and […]

How A Suit Should Fit

You can hear it every time a suit is discussed – what matters most is the fit. The problem is, apart from shoulder width, sleeve and pants length the details are not really discussed. Therefore, we thought it was time to create a comprehensive Guide on How A Suit Should Fit. We start with part […]

Cashmere Explained

Cashmere, like many other fine materials, is easily taken for granted in today’s globalized and commoditized world. It is generally easy to find and it is more affordable now that it has been in the past. However, this exceptional fiber is worth a deeper dive, because so much important information is obscured by the clothing […]

The Sweater Guide

Sweaters, also known as jumpers, are a casual wardrobe staple for elegant men. They come in many shapes, knits, and materials, but why is it so hard to find a good one? If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just get a small commission. Thank you!

What Shoe Brands Are Worth Their Money

Join us live for a discussion about shoe brands. You can ask Sven Raphael Schneider anything about men’s shoes. Here is what we discussed: In case you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just get a small commission.

Dry Cleaning 101: When To Do It + What to Look For in a Quality Dry Cleaner & Why It Can Be Damaging

Dry cleaning is a necessity if you own a closet full of elegant men’s clothing. While proper wardrobe maintenance should always be the foundation of your clothes cleaning efforts, dry cleaning has its place.  The tags of your sweaters, suits, and shirts may declare that they are “dry clean only”, but what does that mean […]