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What Is That? Drape and the Coat.

Of the many questions we get asked here at Leviner Wood Custom Tailors and Shirtmakers, none is as frequently brought up as those concerning the folds of cloth over the chest and shoulder blades of a suit coat, what we … Continue reading

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Brown In Town Or Country

One of the questions we get asked the most at Leviner Wood is if brown shoes go with gray suits. The short answer is “yes, very well.” The Brits are adamant about it: no brown in town. And that applies … Continue reading

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Casual Elegance Perfected: The Full Collar Roll Oxford Button Down Shirt

The British polo players invented it, with the help of their shirtmakers. Clothing invented for sports and the military always has a place in any stylish man’s closet. John Brooks, one of the brothers, brought it to America and perfected … Continue reading

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