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Rex Style Blog | November In Black: Men's Fashion Do's & Don'ts

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Rex Style Blog | November In Black: Men's Fashion Do's & Don'ts

By now we trust you've made the well informed decision to join us for an evening of elaborate elegance. (If you haven't. Shame! Click here)  Good on you! Except now comes the decision that will likely define your social life until the next BDU event... What to wear?!?!? No pressure, right? Take a deep breath.  Here's a guide on how to ensure you stand out and don't get put out.  Let's start with the basics: No Sneakers Do Invest in a comfortable pair of fashionable shoes.  The combination of the 2 can often be elusive.  As men, we often forego...

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Rex Style Blog | Lapel Laws: 3 lapels types and when to wear which

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Rex Style Blog | Lapel Laws: 3 lapels types and when to wear which

Welcome to Rex Style Blog! Let's talk about one of the most distinguishing parts of suit construction, the lapel.  This piece of fabric attaches to the collar of your garment and is one of the most forward facing parts of your suit.  Tailors are artists and there are very many options for this but there are 3 commonly used lapels: Notched 1. The Notched, Notch or Step Lapel Most of us have seen a notched lapel.  It is by far the most common lapel in men's suiting.  A large majority of off the rack business suits, sport coats and blazers have...

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