Fabrics You Should Know – Herringbone

Allow us to introduce you to one of the most underrated fabric of all time – Herringbone. Named after the bones of the herring fish, this elegant and lightly textured fabric has graced the likes of presidents, professors and even WWII soldiers. Due to its crease resistance and long-wearing properties, it has gained a cult…

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Why Tailor Shirts?

  At CYC, we often get people asking us the benefits of a custom-tailored shirt. Is it worth it? My off-the-rack shirts fit me well enough. Do I really need a perfect fit? It all depends on the image you are trying to create for yourself. Firstly, do off-the-rack shirts hang off you? Secondly, do…

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How Your Body Shape Affects Your Shirt’s Fit

It would be easy to just point to a link and watch a video on body types and how to look at your body type and follow the tips of the speaker. So here is the easy part and the link: https://www.realmenrealstyle.com/dress-for-body-type/ But this would be incomplete without making some comments and recommendations from my…

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How you can Look Your Best this Lunar New Year

All you have to do is follow these 4 simple steps.

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What Destroys Shirts

As a man with a decent sized wardrobe of shirts, I have experienced bouts of looking at my shirts and realise that they are no longer wearable. Here are the following reasons: The collars show a white fray… …especially on coloured shirts and my stripes collection. It’s ugly and yet it took time for my…

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6 Dressing Tips for that Important Job Interview

The job interview – what comes to mind? Nerves, excitement, the mind buzzing with the infinite possibilities of what could be. The anxious desire to put the best of you on display. Summoning the confidence needed to communicate why that job has your name written on it.

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Purple Shirts – The Jewel of a Man’s Wardrobe.

In fact, Queen Elizabeth I forbade anyone except close members of the royal family to wear it. Purple’s elite status stems from the rarity and cost of the dye originally used to produce it.   Purple fabric used to be so outrageously expensive that only rulers could afford it. The dye initially used to make purple came…

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Printed Shirts Can Be Timeless too

Instead of tailoring a plain blue or white shirt this time around, extend your wardrobe with subtle prints, textures, small checks and polka dots, which are evergreen and will never go out of style. Take a closer look at our newly launched fabrics now! Shirting Fabrics   Suiting Fabrics

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Exclusive Liberty Prints To Tailor your Shirts With

Liberty London, a highly reputable department store in the UK, is all about the quintessential quirkiness of Britain. Just like every other departmental store, Liberty London carries a wide range of products form beauty to fashion to home. But what makes them so unique is their extensive range of fabrics, which is unsurprisingly one of…

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