Tweed Style

Tweed Style

Tweed is a classic fabric and a personal favorite of many. A lot of people know of the iconic fabric, but only few know if its origin. With its durability, moisture-resistance, light-weight and warmth, tweed fabric was the perfect material for withstanding harsh climates while looking sharp. The fabric was originated when Scottish weavers set out to create a denser option, perfect for outerwear.

The Gentleman’s Beginner Guide to Tonal Harmony and Tonal Contrast

The Gentleman’s Beginner Guide to Tonal Harmony and Tonal Contrast

The five elements to consider when putting together your look for the day are the suit jacket, the shirt, the tie, the socks (or hose) and the handkerchief. Tonal harmony would be simply using different shades of a single color to tie the pieces of the outfit together. Now if you are looking to stand out and avoid blending into the crowd, a tonal contrast look would be much more appropriate.