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A Fabulous Wedding Gift From Fabric Merchants Holland & Sherry

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My relationship with Holland & Sherry goes back twelve years and over that time they have looked after me exceptionally well. Never more so than when they offered me a complimentary length of fabric woven in the design and quality … Continue reading

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Why A Gentleman Should Never Wear a Belt

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The Advantages of Side Adjusters There is an old expression on Savile Row that advises that “A gentleman should never wear a belt.” Whilst this is an old one from the vaults the thinking behind it is still very much … Continue reading

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Vanity Sizing – Why Most Men Leave Savile Row in Shock

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In the retail world there exists a phenomenon known as ‘vanity sizing’. Essentially this means that garment sizes are deliberately mislabelled, for example a pair of trousers labelled as 34” will actually come up as 36 1/2” when measured. As … Continue reading

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