‘Suits’ Category

  1. The effect of a suit’s cut on physique


    October 22, 2018 by Ville Raivio

    This is a story of two suits. The picture below is from 2014 and depicts the tyrant of Equatorial Guinea,┬áTeodoro …
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  2. Anatomy of a Suitsupply suit


    May 21, 2018 by Ville Raivio

    Suitsupply is a European men’s clothier, founded in 2000, with a peculiar take on its field.┬áThe company distinguishes itself most …
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  3. A history of the 3-roll-2 cut


    May 29, 2016 by Ville Raivio

    The 3-roll-2 cut is a peculiar look that has been especially favoured by American clothiers in their jackets, suits and, …
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  4. A short history of the suit


    October 27, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    The following is a translation from my classic style book, Klassikko, published in Finland this year. Placed at the beginning …
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  5. The Tautz lapel


    April 4, 2015 by Ville Raivio

    Edward Tautz founded his eponymous tailoring business in the West End London of 1876, later on renamed as E. Tautz&Sons. …
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"If John Bull turns around to look at you, you are not well dressed; but either too stiff, too tight, or too fashionable".
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