Tag Archives: mens cravats

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 […]

Wearing a Cravat in Everyday Life: A Bold Statement of Sartorial Sophistication

Right up until the end of the 19th Century, men’s cravats were considered a perfectly reasonable piece of office-wear. Sadly, their prominence diminished throughout the 20th Century and now, in the year 2015, they are largely reserved for formal occasions such as weddings and galas. But is there any real reason why one shouldn’t wear […]

10 Things To Do Now You’re Engaged

You’ve popped the question and now the time is here for planning, decisions and the need for more hours in the day! Here’s a mini check list of things that you need to definitely do to make sure that your wedding day runs as smoothly as it can. 1. Tell Your Family This means face […]

How to Plan Your Wedding Groomswear with the DQT Timeline!

Here at DQT we’re passionate about weddings and we want to help you out with whatever we can. Obviously, neckwear and accessories are our thing, we won’t be coming to the rescue when the flowers are wilting in the freak April heat and there’s a snow storm at the reception but we can help you […]

Cravats: A World Tour

Although we commonly associate the cravat with weddings here in Western culture, it actually has some rather multi cultural roots from Europe and America. Read on for a little whistle stop tour around the world. 1. Croatia: This might seem like a completely tenuous link unless you’ve heard this before but cravats were actually created […]

The Best Man: What You Should and Shouldn’t Wear

There are two ways to take this article, it can end abruptly or it can be in depth and more interesting. This depends on whether you’re having your suit picked for you by the bride and groom or whether you’ve got free reign on your own outfit! Hopefully you’re reading this and you’ve got a […]

Patterned Vs. Plain Ties for Weddings

The patterned vs. plain debate in the wedding tie context is widely argued amongst the tie wearing community. Some men believe that the patterned tie is just not appropriate for wedding attire; some think it’s simply not sartorially chic to wear a plain tie. There are pros and cons for both styles! There are quite […]

Floral Grooms Wear Accessories

Some grooms may not be too keen on the idea of ‘floral’ and ‘grooms wear’ being in the same sentence for their weddings, others may be joyous at the thought of it, but whatever your opinion, you might find something that would work amazingly with the rest of your wedding, so keep yourself open to […]