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The Spinning Cycle

Spinning. After the first two steps the yarn is actually spun. Some crucial factors are decided in the spinning stage including the relationship of the lengthen and weight as well as the yarn count.

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Glossary of Terms for Men's Dresswear

Glossary of Terms for Men's Dresswear

BarchettaItalian for small boat, it’s a type of pocket design that originated in Italy. The pocket curves up at an angle (like the bow of a boat) opposed to being cut straight across.  Besom PocketsFlapless pockets set into the jacket or trouser. Birdseye a woven, allover pattern on fabrics, characterized chiefly by small diamond shapes resembling the eyes of a bird. a fabric having this pattern, especially a cotton used for diapers or a linen used for toweling. Break Refers to how much of the bottom of the trousers fold where they meet the shoes. A full break is a lot of folding,...

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"Why Invest in a Custom Suit" Published by the Where What When March 2020 Issue

"Why Invest in a Custom Suit" Published by the Where What When March 2020 Issue

90% of people don’t have a standard body type, only a custom garment will complement a man's silhouette and give them that “perfectly tailored” look each man desires. The downside of an off the rack suit is that some parts of the suit can’t be altered and won’t give that “perfectly tailored look”. Most individuals will need a custom suit in order to fit their body perfectly.

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Why Gage Court suits are all Full Canvas

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Why Gage Court suits are all Full Canvas

When a garment is of full canvas construction the suit is what we call a "luxury tailored garment". Aside from being able to mold to the silhouette of the body it creates the shape we envision a well tailored suit to look like. The garment in turn, has immensely enhanced durability and will even outlast a brutal rainstorm. Find out why some fabrics will start to "bubble" over time, in this concise informative article.

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