In this edition of ‘A Study of Fabric’ Festari for Men explores some of the pioneering and cutting edge fabrics found from around the world. Whether it be protection from the wind and rain, breathability in the summertime, or simply what goes best for that trip to Positano — We have the perfect fabric blends for your needs.
When it comes to men’s Italian suits, it helps to know what to look for. We have collected some key details which should help refine your eye.
The lapel is the most distinctive detail of a suit. It can define the nature of the garment, from the most formal to the most informal. You can adjust the style of lapel to fit your character and personality or appropriate look for a business event. While there are only 3 uniquely different styles for […]
One of the most luxurious accents of a suit is the tie. It is a dash of character, a touch of flair — the perfect detail to complete a look. In this blog we explore the craftsmanship that goes into making one of these ties by hand and what kind of quality one can expect from the handmade ties found at Festari for Men. To learn more, click here!
Vitale Barberis Canonico is one of the oldest mills in Italy, located in the northern town of Biella, their name has stood the test of time with exceptional grace. With a heritage that lasts over 400 years, dating back to the Renaissance era, they have created textiles for some of the most illustrious names and their archives which keep a close record of these sales can prove it. Click to learn more now…
Even with all the breathtaking vastness of New Zealand, the black sheep will catch your eye even from miles away. Loro Piana makes a return to the origins and its natural value. The black Merino sheep regains its primordial role and through its own innate shade of brown and black does not need dyes.
Since moving into Saville Row in 1972, Scabal has been featured in a number of iconic films that have made their marked on the world of film. Great movies require immense attention to detail and we are proud to present the mill behind the magic. For blockbuster greats like ‘The Godfather’, ‘Casino’, ‘The Wolf on Wall Street’, James Bond and even Titanic, the sartorial excellence of Scabal was used to create all of the iconic and unforgettable looks that have influenced generations.
For centuries, the properties found in bamboo have been incredibly useful in many industries. However, it was only at the turn of the 20th century that it became usable in clothing construction. In fact, it would not be for another 150 years before the world finally recognized the qualities this amazing plant can offer as a fabric. Today, it is becoming widespread for bespoke suits and jackets, being dubbed as the “modern silk” for its tremendous softness but shocking resilience; the tensile strength of bamboo can rival even that of Steel!
The common misconception with Wool is that it is a very heavy and coarse material that can only be worn in the winter. However, over centuries of mastery, new techniques and enhanced technology, wool has become one of the finest materials available worldwide. Find out how wool has evolved from thick tweed suits to the perfect jacket for the tropics in our latest blog post now!
As the Holiday season begins, so do the year’s black tie events. Award Shows, Weddings, Galas, Exhibitions, they all demand a unique, personal but ultimately traditional look. A custom tuxedo showcases all of those elements in one perfectly crafted piece.