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June 23, 2021

What Lapel Should I Choose?

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 […]

May 7, 2021

The Luxurious Art of Silk Ties Handmade in Italy

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!

May 5, 2021

Vitale Barberis Canonico: History of Elegance

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…

February 13, 2021

Pecora Nera: Woven from The Black Sheep

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.

January 23, 2021

The Heights of Hollywood: Making an iconic suit with Scabal

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.

January 15, 2021

Bamboo: The Modern Silk

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!

December 21, 2020

Understanding Wool: Tropical and Flannel Fabrics

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!

November 13, 2020

Black Tie Attire: The Custom Tuxedo

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.

August 21, 2020

The Italian Shoulder: An Ideal Look For Summer

Your summer suit does not need as much structure and thus, should be as light-hearted and relaxed as the season.

July 6, 2020

Custom Dress Shirts at Festari

From the finest fabrics in the world to a precise method for measuring and the artisanal quality of hand-made tailoring, learn how the best custom shirts are made here at Festari.