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The White Tie Style Guide From Acorn Fabrics

Posted on: 15th Sep, 2017

Once common in British culture, white tie events are now so rare that many people will go their entire lives without ever being invited to ...

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Looking The Part: When’s The Best Time To Wear A Tuxedo?

Posted on: 8th Sep, 2017

Formal etiquette can sometimes be a minefield, especially when it comes to tuxedos. If an event’s invitation is vaguely worded, it can be a particular ...

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The Glorious Twelfth – Why Style Is Integral To The Sport

Posted on: 30th Aug, 2017

It’s the start of the hunting season here in the UK, as the Glorious Twelfth signals hunters all over the country to begin the preparations. ...

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Why Seamstresses Come To Acorn For Dressmaking Fabrics

Posted on: 7th Aug, 2017

Traditionally we supplied shirtmakers and while this is still very much the case, we are finding that a growing number of our customers purchase our ...

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The Fabric Supplier Of Choice For Tailors On Savile Row

Posted on: 14th Jul, 2017

At Acorn, we’re proud to be the supplier of choice for many tailors on Savile Row and Jermyn Street; two famous London streets home to ...

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How To Pack Shirts For The Summer Holidays

Posted on: 16th Jun, 2017

Now that June has begun we’re almost right in the midst of summer, and it’s possible that you’re gearing up for an imminent city break ...

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Perfect Fabrics For Father’s Day – Our New Range Of Kingston Fabrics

Posted on: 14th Jun, 2017

With Father’s Day rapidly approaching, it’s likely that you’ve already begun your search for something to get your Dad this Sunday. We’ve got no shortage ...

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Key Lessons In Style From The Experts At Acorn

Posted on: 5th Jun, 2017

At Acorn Fabrics, it’s safe to say that with over a century in business behind us, we’ve picked up one or two things on style. ...

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Why You Should Consider A Pink Shirting Fabric This Summer

Posted on: 19th May, 2017

The colour pink has got a very distinct image in the minds of many, and it certainly takes a bit of forethought to wear it ...

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Why Choose Blue For Your Shirting Fabric?

Posted on: 10th May, 2017

The colour blue has always been linked to quality clothing, and according to several independent studies, it’s consistently one of men’s favourite fabric colours. There ...