Author: L’Homme chic

  • TOP Taste Mistakes … to avoid ! part 4 = The Crocs and other weird shoes

    TOP Taste Mistakes … to avoid ! part 4 = The Crocs and other weird shoes

    Introduction: The most important thing about clothing is to feel comfortable, and eventually, to feel good with what you are wearing. However, each society has its own codes and to not respect them might be considered rude. In some tribes, a In Occidental codes, at work, a suit is often considered as an uniform… A […]

  • TOP Distasteful Mistakes … to avoid ! part 3 = The white socks

    TOP Distasteful Mistakes … to avoid ! part 3 = The white socks

    No to the white socks! Yes, even if you are the biggest fan of the King of Pop … you’re not Michael Jackson. And as you do not touch your intimate parts nor go to work performing a moonwalk, you shall not wear white socks with a suit! … Not even with jeans. The socks […]

  • TOP Distasteful Mistakes … to avoid ! part 2 = Too long suit sleeves

    TOP Distasteful Mistakes … to avoid ! part 2 = Too long suit sleeves

    Why adjust the sleeves length of our suits? For most of us, it seems obvious that, most of the time, the trousers of a suit have to be adjusted: shortened by a “hem”. However, it seems much less obvious we also need to adjust the sleeves of our suits! Well gentlemen… just as we do […]

  • a Shirt, What is the correct shirt sleeve length ?

    a Shirt, What is the correct shirt sleeve length ?

    … Even for those who are not used to wear a suit, l’Homme-Chic is going to help you choosing your shirt.  In this post let’s learn how long shirt sleeves should be.   Summer or not, if you are attending a wedding, an interview, or just meeting a client, There is always an opportunity to try […]

  • TOP Distasteful Mistakes … to avoid ! part 1

    TOP Distasteful Mistakes … to avoid ! part 1

    Here a start a series of post on Top of taste mistakes ! Lets start with… The shirt collar over the vest! … Unless it’s for a costume party Years 70’s, or if you feel like being Tony Montana in Scarface… (he dies at the end) … or if you want to dance like John […]

  • Under my Umbrella

    Under my Umbrella

    Finally, an article on the umbrellas! Of course, in few months Weather will improve with longer days … but for now, better be careful before going out, and taking our chic and personnal protection : our Umbrella. Umbrellas, definition and anecdotes For the record, the umbrella which is a portable and folding device to protect […]

  • What coat when it is Wintery ? a Peacoat definitively

    What coat when it is Wintery ? a Peacoat definitively

    Coats considered as the most exclusive are the coats long coats …. “Chesterfield”, “Crombie Coat”, “British Warm,” “Cover coat” or Ulster the choice is wide, and a Chesterfield on top of a nice suit always rend the nicest look. But a long coat can often seem too formal. Take the Noice CoverCoat of this article […]

  • Elegant suits for Winter

    Elegant suits for Winter

    Passing by a Hackett shop where the welcome is always nice, I had the opportunity to open a notebook with some sketches of the Autumn-Winter collection. The agreement of materials and colors is refined, and I wanted to share with you an excerpt. I let you enjoy the myriad of details (shirts falling perfectly and […]