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The Style Counsel

We’re cut from the same cloth as our customers; we enjoy watching the big game, a day at the races and a nice cold beer - so you can trust we won’t lead you astray, sartorially speaking

Mr Versatile. Why the Blazer is a Man’s Best Friend
Mr Versatile. Why the Blazer is a Man’s Best Friend
Gone are the days when the term ”blazer” conjured images of a classic, dark navy jacket, with gold buttons.   The modern blazer is shorter, slimmer and much more comfortable to wear – it reflects the fact that men dress less formally than they once did.   Choose wisely and one blazer can be dressed up or down for almost any occasion.   Tie One On Worn with a plain shirt and complementa...
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how to wear chinos to suit any occasion
how to wear chinos to suit any occasion
The apocryphal story of the chino dates back to the British army in 19th century India. However, it was the adoption of the chino as standard issue by American armed forces that led to them becoming part of the lexicon of men’s style.   Following World War 2, chinos made their way into civilian life and became the unofficial uniform of Ivy League universities. Since then, aided by the constant ...
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The Made to Measure Process
The Made to Measure Process
You can trust us to make you look good and make your made to measure experience easy. We take you through the process from selecting your fabric, cut, lining and adding personal details.
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Why Choose A Made to Measure Suit
Why Choose A Made to Measure Suit
At Rembrandt, we combine your exact measurements with personalised fabric, cut, lining, and details to make you a custom suit that you will love. Wondering if made to measure is the right choice for you? We have 4 reasons why made to measure is truly worth the investment.
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How to sew a button
How to sew a button
Learn how to sew on a button in the unlikely event that one falls off your shirt or suit & you can’t sweet talk your wife, girlfriend or mother into sewing it on for you. Most men have someone in their life that can sew a button on if it falls off; that person is probably your wife, girlfriend or mother. In the event that a button does fall of your suit or shirt and you can’t sweet talk on...
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What To Pack For Your Long Weekend Away
What To Pack For Your Long Weekend Away
The long weekend is the perfect opportunity to get away, just make sure you pack a few essentials to ensure you’re suitably attired, without being under, or over, dressed.
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The architecture of tailoring
The architecture of tailoring
Contributing writer Michael Whittaker muses on the similarities between architecture and tailoring. "Any work of design worth a damn should look good and work well.
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Suit Care Guide
Suit Care Guide
For most men, buying a new suit is an investment and like most investments, you want to maximise your return. The following tips will help improve the life of your garment.
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From fibre to fabric
From fibre to fabric
Ever wondered how wool becomes fabric?  Our good friends at Reda have produced this video showing the process.
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9 - 5 Menswear Essentials
9 - 5 Menswear Essentials
Timeless pieces form the building blocks of a man’s wardrobe. Whatever the office dress code, a great suit is a versatile investment in style. Mix and match suit jackets and trousers to create an entirely new look and use accessories to dress it up, or down, depending on the occasion.
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