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How to Choose the Right Fabric for Your Suit

It matters not how cool your tie or shoes are, nor how much bling you’ve added to your wrists and fingers, if you choose the wrong fabric for your suit, you’ll live to regret it. more »

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05 Sep 2016

Length Matters! – the Definitive Guide to How Long Your Clothes Should Be

Whether you’re tall or short matters not in the world of fine tailoring. What really matters is your clothes, and most importantly, that your suit fits just right. more »

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01 Sep 2016

How to Bulk up Without Hitting the Gym - 6 Style Secrets

Dressing to impress when you have a thin frame can seem frustrating as you don't want to appear frail, but you don't always know how to choose fabrics, styles and options to make you look stronger. Here's six easy ways to "bulk" up without lifting weights or working out. more »

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26 Aug 2016

How to Dress for Your Body Shape

Whether you are tall and sleek (or wide) or short and slender (or stocky), choose clothes that accentuate your body shape and you'll always look elegant. In fact, selecting the right fit and style can make you look taller and slimmer. What's not to like about that? more »

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24 Aug 2016

5 Tips to Matching Your Belt and Shoes

Black shoes plus black belt; brown shoes plus brown belt. That's all you need to know - right? Wrong! Here's the crucial tips you need to mix and match like a fashionista. more »

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15 Aug 2016

How to Dress for the First Day of an Internship

It’s been said you never get a second chance to make a good first impression. With due respect to Robert DeNiro’s character in the “The Intern”, we think he missed the mark a bit on his first day. Here's our expert advice on how to nail it - wardrobe wise – on day one as an intern. more »

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04 Aug 2016

All You Need to Know About Collars – Nine Must Have Styles

Because there are so many collar styles available for men's shirts, it can seem overwhelming. It's tempting to stick with a classic or button down collar because it seems safe or familiar. However, if you want to stretch your sartorial style muscles, you'll need to step up your game. Here's our insider advice on how to pick the right collar style - every time. more »

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26 Jul 2016

All You Need to Know About the Double Breasted Suit

If you pride yourself on keeping close tabs on men's styles, you probably realize the old school double breasted suit is the new school go-to look for the fashionable metro-male. However, if you don't know how to pull it off, you could look like a fashion train wreck. Here's the basics for rocking a double breasted suit in high sartorial style. more »

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08 Jul 2016

All You Need to Know About Coats

If you are a true Sydneysider, then you most likely shun the thought of winter apparatus such as jackets, gloves, and heaven forbid, a heater. In fact, we’re well known for being comically shocked each year that Winter can be pretty damn cold in the best city in the world. So that’s why we’ve decided to throw tradition out the window this year and prepare ourselves by doing a little research on the fabled outer garment known as the winter coat. more »

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15 Apr 2016

All you need to know about ties

From your first school tie to the slick skinny tie you wore at last year’s company social, there’s no doubt that the strip of material we habitually hang about our neck holds a very prominent place in our lives. And considering this magnitude of importance, it’s a little surprising that many of us still see our neckties as an afterthought when planning our look. So we reckon it’s time to get back to basics and make sure that we’re all in the know with regards to one of our favourite... more »

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11 Apr 2016

How to Fold a Shirt like a pro in 5 Easy Steps

Whether you’re in a budget hotel with no hangers, or you’re packing a bag for a business trip, there comes a time in every man’s life when your shirt requires folding. Yes, it’s the most heinous of crimes to commit against such precision tailoring but needs must when the devil drives. So rather than stuffing that crisp white dress shirt into your carry-on bag, check out our easy 5 step process to fold a shirt for packing. more »

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18 Mar 2016

3 Tips for Buying the Perfect Scarf

With Winter well and truly here, we’ve decided to take a look at one of the most underrated of men’s accessories, the scarf. If you are still wearing the knitted effort your Auntie Madge gave you on your twelfth birthday, then we applaud you, sir. But, if you want to complete that custom tailored look then you should probably take heed of the advice laid out below. more »

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07 Mar 2016

How to Wear a Hat Right - Everytime

There usually comes a time in every man’s life when he takes a look in the mirror and wonders why he doesn’t wear a hat with his suit. If old Frank and his buddies could do it, then why the hell can’t you? more »

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13 Nov 2015

Three Ways to Wear a Three Piece Suit

Usually considered the most traditional of suits, the three piece suit has always been the first choice for many grooms due to its formal look and, of course, its unique style. But with more and more men becoming a bit more style savvy, the custom tailored three piece suit has become commonplace in both business and smart casual wear. As with any style of suit, there are many ways to wear it, but here are three of our favourites. more »

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20 Oct 2015

4 Ways to Wear Your Linen Suit Right

It’s a fabric that many men shy away from as a daily suit option given its propensity to magnify even the tiniest of creases tenfold. Add to that the possibility of staining on the light coloured options and you might wonder why we love this suit at all. But the truth is that the positives of a custom tailored linen suit far outweigh the negatives. It’s light, breathable, and durable making it perfect for the warmer weather. So how should you wear it? more »

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01 Aug 2015

How to Choose the Right Colours for Your Look

The menswear game is a tricky business and while you may think you have it all sussed, there’s always room for improvement. So with your sartorial reputation at stake we decided to share with you another few nuggets of wisdom, this time relating to the ever challenging world of colours. So read on to find out how you can become a master of hues and shades by remembering just a few simple tricks. more »

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27 May 2015

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Simon Frazer

Montagio did a great job on wedding suits for me and my two groomsmen. Bally provided us with fantastic service and the result was definitely superior to an off-the-rack option... more »

Kiran Dosanjh

I have bought a total of 11 pieces custom made so far - quality and attention to detail is spectacular, material choice is broad and the input customers have in creating the exact look they want is a great experience... more »

Roy Soliman

I went back for another suit, a few shirts and some ties. Outstanding! I had so many complements on my new suit yesterday! more »


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