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Mastering the art of using strong colour in accessories

Posted on: 17th Sep, 2019

Colour is an vitally important aspect of any outfit, whether it’s a formal wear for an autumn wedding suit, or a casual weekend ensemble. Mastering ...

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How to get the Peaky Blinders style

Posted on: 10th Sep, 2019

So, Peaky Blinders is back on our screens for another season. The critically acclaimed period drama is based on the era immediately following the First ...

The key differences between English and Italian style

Posted on: 26th Jun, 2019

The English and Italians have each developed their distinctive attitudes to style over the centuries, each refined by their own climates and cultures. The strong ...

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3 ‘unbreakable’ style rules you can actually ignore

Posted on: 30th May, 2019

Clothes maketh the man. It’s an expression that’s centuries old, and it still holds true today. When we’re confident in the way we look we ...

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How to master the art of casual tailoring

Posted on: 13th May, 2019

Fashions change but style is permanent, so it’s vital that your tailoring reflects who you really are and shows that you’re moving with the times. ...

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The essential elements to Scandinavian style

Posted on: 30th Apr, 2019

Of all the new styles which have increasingly established themselves during the past few seasons in the UK, the Scandinavian style for clothing has become ...

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Here’s how men should dress for a spring wedding

Posted on: 18th Apr, 2019

Everyone loves a good wedding, especially if you’re close friends or a relative of either the bride or groom. However, knowing what to wear on ...

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What is an unconstructed suit?

Posted on: 28th Mar, 2019

If you’re a regular reader of our blogs about cotton shirting fabric here at Acorn, you might have come across the term “unstructured suit” or ...

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Top tips for spring layering

Posted on: 21st Mar, 2019

Now that brighter and warmer weather is just around the corner (any day now!) it’s time to switch up your wardrobe to match. We’ve got ...

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5 Reasons to Get Your Work Suit Handmade

Posted on: 31st Jan, 2019

While most people know that tailor made pieces are usually a better option, they often assume that they are a luxury. But one thing many ...