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How To Maintain Your Wardrobe & Have You Look Your Best

Your wardrobe is one of the most important investments you will ever make.  It can also be one of the most neglected investments for some.  Here at Savile Row, we take pride in our excellent care of our custom and ready to wear clothing at our store, but we also hope our clients will continue to do the same after they make a purchase with us. We...

How to choose a great holiday sweater you won’t be embarrassed to wear

You’ve seen the invitation: “Ugly Christmas Sweater Party!” *Groan* Not another one of those… and then, you look in your wardrobe. The sweater selection choices are slim at best for any holiday party, let alone a horrible part idea, like an ugly Christmas sweater. A classy sweater can be an excellent choice to wear at more informal holiday parties this year. While...

Learn To Navigate the Holiday Party Like a Pro

The holidays are here and that means holiday parties are right around the corner. Let’s all admit: holiday parties can be awkward, especially if you don’t like your coworkers, don’t know anyone, or maybe had too much fun the previous year. That’s not you though; you’re ready to enjoy the parties this year and maybe have a laugh or two. If you’re...

How To Dress To Meet a Client

“I’m meeting a client… what do I wear?” Does that question sound familiar? Depending on what industry and company role you’re in, the answer to this question can be crucial. Are you meeting them for golf, happy hour, or a project proposal meeting? Those are the three contexts with seemingly obvious answers, but you may be surprised. You need to know how to...

Skin Care for Men That Lets You Still Feel & Smell Like a Man

A man’s skin takes a beating in St. Louis. Triple-digit temperatures at Busch give way to Midwest winters that cause dehydrated, cracked, and raw skin. Then, there’s the joy of shaving. Getting a little too close for comfort can leave our neck and face looking like we shaved with a belt sander. There’s also the everyday bustle of scratching an itch, rubbing an elbow, washing...

54% of men increased fashion spending in the last two years… and here’s why

LuxHub recently conducted a global survey of 600 higher-spending men in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, United Arab Emirates, and France. The average survey respondent spent a minimum of $2,000 every year on fashion and luxury. The most telling statistic from LuxHub’s study was that 54 percent of the men said they increased their spending since 2014. (LuxHub,...

Why ‘standard sizing’ for readymade clothing is a mistake

Have you noticed how ‘standard-sized’ readymade shirts usually don’t fit right? If you’re more athletic, readymade shirts seem to billow around the waist and stretch at the chest. If you’re a heavier guy, it seems like finding a larger size of shirt is a guessing game. Being a big and tall guy means you usually have to compromise on either sleeve length or...

Choosing the right business casual attire for St. Louis

Business casual is as nebulous as someone’s taste in art. You know when a suit is your armor of choice for the day. Have a high-profile meeting? Suit. The big boss is in town? Suit. Job interview at another financial firm? Suit. The problem is that more firms are relaxing their dress attire standards for the office, even financial service giants J.P. Morgan...

The Gentleman’s Measurement & Style Guide for Your Next Custom Suit

We're excited to share with you our very own Measurement & Style Guide for Your Next Custom Suit.  Get your copy here! 'Bespoke suits are the benchmark of a gentleman’s wardrobe. The practice of made-to-order clothing spans back centuries when fabric was to “be spoken for,” hence the name ‘bespoke’. Celebrities, rock stars, academic geniuses, and world leaders have all graced the tailor’s stand in pursuit...