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How Pants Should Fit

Most of the time, menswear aficionados focus on the construction and fit of jackets and neglect the pants. While a coat has much more details and a greater degree of workmanship a well fitting pair of pants is not just comfortable but it looks the part. While it is manageable to get a pair of pants that is close to perfection, a truly well fitting pair of pants remains unusual. Hence, today’s post is about the fit of pants. Read more

$500 vs $5000 suit

Difference Between A $500 Custom Suit & $5,000 Bespoke Suit

Recently, we showed you the difference between a $100 vs. $1,000 suit. Today’s post continues in that fashion and highlights the main differences between a $500 custom suit and a $5000 bespoke suit. We share secrets and quality hallmarks so you will get the best value for your money, no matter how much you spend.

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custommade, handmade, benchmade explained

Custom Made, Handmade & Bench Made – Terminology Explained

The other week, I discussed the differences between Bespoke, MTM, and RTW but on top of that, you often read description such as Custom Made, Handmade, or Bench Made but rarely ever machine made. In this guide, I discuss the differences between these terms so you can spot false advertisements more easily, and get a better value for your money.

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