The B&R Journal

Features, tips, insights and our perspective about how a man should dress

Cloth weight

Cloth weight

December 20, 2016

One of the most common goals a man will pursue when commissioning a new suit is comfort. While fit, stretch, and material can all affect comfort, one of the most important elements is a cloth's weight.
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Black Shoes vs. Brown Shoes

Black Shoes vs. Brown Shoes

December 20, 2016

If you’ve ever heard the old expression, “no brown in town” you can forget about it. Brown shoes can be quite dressy and quite casual whereas black shoes tend to be a little dressier than brown. When it comes to choosing between black shoes and brown shoes for your outfit, there are some hardline rules but there is also a lot that is up in air and purely preferential.
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Proper jacket length

How to Determine Proper Jacket Length

December 20, 2016

Jacket length is one part of men suiting that changes with time. Like most aspects of menswear there is a moderate length that remains timeless, no matter which direction the trend pendulum swings. And of course, as with lapel width or button stances, there will always be a current trend that is on either side of that moderate and timeless length.
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Lapel width

What Lapel Width is Right for You?

December 20, 2016

The trend pendulum is always swinging back and forth. Some trends stay around for a long time while others leave shortly after arriving. Arguably, no other trend is more noticeable in men’s jacket tailoring than the jacket lapel width. For this reason we've kept our current line of suits moderate in width.

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