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A quick look back at the style of the Goodwood Revival

Posted on: 27th Sep, 2018

September holds a particularly intriguing event in store for us here in the UK – namely, the Goodwood Revival racing festival. Held over the course ...

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5 golden rules to successfully pulling off a casual waistcoat

Posted on: 31st Aug, 2018

Waistcoats are relatively unusual style pieces, often found at formal occasions but rarely in casual company. Ahead of the Goodwood Revival – in which we’re ...

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Why countryside checks are so important to the Glorious Twelfth

Posted on: 13th Aug, 2018

For centuries, the Glorious Twelfth has been the ceremonial start to the hunting season in the UK. However, English law prohibits game shooting on a ...

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Style tips from the experts on dressing well for shorter men

Posted on: 20th Jul, 2018

No matter your height, when it comes to personal style there’s always one rule which tends to hold true – the importance of dressing well ...

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Acorn’s stylish suggestions for Perfect Father’s Day gifts

Posted on: 13th Jun, 2018

Father’s Day is rapidly approaching, and with only a few days to go, it’s possible that you’re still scrambling for a gift. That’s OK – ...

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What’s the difference between Sea Island and Egyptian cotton?

Posted on: 12th Jun, 2018

You may have stumbled across the terms Sea Island and Egyptian cotton already, especially if you’ve spent any time browsing our site for striped fabrics ...

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How To Save Money On Tailors – 5 Inside Tips From The Experts

Posted on: 4th May, 2018

It can be tough to pick the right tailor. After all, your dress shirts, suits and other bespoke clothing will naturally be amongst your most ...

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How Much Does It Cost To Alter A Dress Shirt?

Posted on: 20th Apr, 2018

It’s a question our experts occasionally get from our customers here at Acorn – and like many of the best frequently asked questions, it’s not ...

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The Differences Between Various Types Of Tartan Fabrics

Posted on: 25th Jan, 2018

With the annual Scottish celebration of Burns Night coming around again this month, here at Acorn Fabrics we thought it would be a great time ...

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How You Can Capture The Style Of Peaky Blinders

Posted on: 22nd Dec, 2017

Since its debut in 2013, Peaky Blinders has revitalised the public interest in historical gang warfare, famous for its unflinching portrayal of the gloom, unrest ...