Category Archives: General

Pocket Square: Is It Your Bow Tie’s Best Friend?

Don’t be scared of a bow tie. Long the preserve of weddings and history teachers, today’s modern quirky gentlemen’s fashion has brought back the men’s bow. And they look great! The new look Bow ties were originally entirely practical and were meant as a way to simply hold shirts together at the collar. But today […]

Keeping it Classy when Dressing the Groomsmen

As the summer wedding season comes around, we’re thinking about the best ways to dress the gentlemen of the big day. Whether you are having a huge event or a quiet get-together, the options for menswear are much more inspired than they used to be. Here’s a basic guide to keeping the chaps classy. Make […]

DQT’s James Alexander Launches New Bow and Tie Collection

Whether you’re the groom, the best man or a lucky guest, deciding what to wear at a wedding is about who you are and, when it comes to ties, what kind of statement you want to make. If you’re a jeans-and-T-shirt kind of guy, wearing any kind of tie might seem a trial; and if […]

A DQT Paisley Waistcoat and Tie Keeps Him Stylish

The paisley pattern enjoys a long history, and although many people might associate its origins with the Scottish town of the same name, it actually has its roots in India, where inspiration for this distinctive swirling pattern was derived from Kashmir shawls. Throughout history, paisley has enjoyed a popular following, and even up to this […]

DQT’s April Trend Alert! The Tartans

The tartan pattern is something historically associated with Scotland, and burly men in kilts, but the times have changed, and tartans are now being recognised as a truly versatile pattern which can add a pop of colour to your outfit. Tartan, or plaid as our American cousins call it, is a pattern made up of […]

Make a Fashion Statement with a DQT Wool Tie

When you think of ties, wool isn’t the most obvious material you’d associate with them, but in recent times, wool ties have been basking in the limelight. As men look to widen the textures and styles in their wardrobes, wool is being favoured over more traditional fabrics, especially when it comes to tie choices. Wool […]

10 Tips for a Happy Marriage by DQT

One thing is for sure, marriage isn’t easy. It will be the most rewarding thing in your life, but it will definitely be difficult. Here are a few tips and tricks for keeping things fresh, exciting and most of all, nice! 1. Listen Listen to each other. We mean properly. If they’re talking, put your […]

Impress your date with a seductive DQT tie this Valentine’s Day

Are you hoping to impress someone special this Valentine’s Day? Perhaps you’re taking your partner on a date to celebrate your love, or perhaps you plan on using Valentine’s Day to woo someone and start a new relationship. Whatever you’re planning to do, the way you dress can have a huge impact on the success […]

Streamline Your Look with a DQT Skinny Tie

Spring is in the air and with a hint of better weather and lighter evenings, it’s time to lighten up your wardrobe too! Spring is a time in which you can have a bit more fun with your look – no need for thick coats, woolly hats and gloves – it’s about lightening up and […]

DQT New Styles All Tied Up

At this time of year it’s easy to feel a bit flat, after all the fun of the festive season. Life can feel a bit dull, your wardrobe is the same old bits and pieces and everything is just a little uninspired. So do you feel that your style could do with something of a […]