It's that time of year. Dinners, parties, events, various Christmas
engagements… some to get excited about, others you'd rather avoid like
the plague. But regardless, evening wear is an attire that instantly elevates
a man from run-of-the-mill to dashing gent.
Black tie or white tie attire isn't hard to get right, but there are a few cornerstones.
Once you understand them, you'll be at ease. How to look sharp? Read on…
How to spot a quality dinner jacket from a rented one
The important point abou...
Posted on 8 Nov 2013
Posted on 28 Sep 2012
Early summer saw the Tails team shooting some new photographs of our
eveningwear. The kind people at Penarth Yacht Club allowed us to use their
clubhouse as a venue.
The beautiful old victorian boathouse sits on Penarth prom, and turned out to be
full of unusual props and nooks that sat perfectly with our smoking jackets,
black-tie dinner suits and tailcoats. The place is a trove of pre-WWI sailing
memorabilia, photographs and records of captaincy, and houses polished-wood
and brass bar, usually propp...