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Dressing Up, this Spring: A Guide to ‘Suit Up’ the Right Way!

Spring is here, and it is time to add some cool quotient to your wardrobe – figuratively and literally. But the question, usually is, where to start?   When it comes custom spring suits, it is always good to have a few inspirations to fuel the final product. So, to help you with your spring […]

The Evolution of the Linen Suit

Made-to-measure custom suits have revolutionized the apparel industry. At byDCLA, for every bespoke suit, we begin by taking as many as 36 measurements to ensure an extraordinary fit. Our custom measurement process means that you get a sharp fitting suit every time. Like all garments, suits have evolved over the years. Especially the fabric choices […]

What Does Your Suit Say About You?

In the pilot episode of the 1997 series The Practice, Dylan McDermott’s character Bobby says, “we always close in blue.” He was referencing his closing arguments while defending his client for a crime she didn’t commit. Why did he choose the color blue? Blue inspires peace, dependability, trust, calm, and is usually worn when trying […]

The Characteristics of a Well Made Suit

Making a perfect suit is an art and the whole activity must be performed dexterously and cautiously. The art of tailoring suits has evolved over the years and today, most manufacturers use advanced knitting machines in order to meet the increased demands. However, there are some fine details that cannot be incorporated into a machine […]

Rapport Creating Brown Suits

A well-tailored suit speaks volumes about the wearer. Nothing can really undermine the charisma that it adds to the personality of a man! Be it an Italian Alps Wool suit, or one made from the finest fabrics offered by Vitale Barberis, Canonico; the charm of custom tailored suits for men is unmatchable! There is something […]

The Right Business Attire for a Professional Look

Knowing how to dress appropriately for any occasion is important. One of the major mistakes that many people make is wearing the wrong attire in the workplace. The way you dress provides insight into your personality, professionalism and of course your fashion sense. Whether you like it or not, it’s a proven fact that you […]

3 Rules to Wearing a White Suit

Wearing a white suit is something that only a gentleman can pull off. The perfect amount of tailoring can make you look breathtakingly stylish and adding white to it just boosts the charm. A white suit, though seasonal and underused, gives a timeless appearance. White suits are stylish, smart and tough to master. This is […]

Packing Tips for Travel

Why was there so much fuss about President Barack Obama’s tan suit? Did the suit have any basic fitting or styling issue? Or, did people just not like it because the President deviated from his usual black suit? The apparent reason for such an uproar was the timing and occasion when he wore it. Critics […]

The New Power Suit

Celebrities in Power Suits You may call it “Eclectic Styling.” Can you remember a few men who wore some of those off-beat yet fascinating custom-tailored suits with sharp fitting and unique color combinations in recent times? Well, photographs of celebrities in suits keep coming up in fashion magazines and websites. Some of them really stand […]

An Ode to Fashion


Voila! At last you may have found just what you’ve been looking for! After endless searches, if you manage to find a suit that transforms you into a shining star, then you have a reason to get ecstatic. You have always yearned for a suit that is sleek, classy and stylish. Most importantly, it will […]