Men's Custom Clothing

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Simple question - how can you dress better?

While a custom suit will certainly set you apart from the crowd in a hurry, there are a handful of very practical ways that you can become the best dressed version of yourself.

How to dress like a man

Dressing sharp doesn’t need to be expensive or complicated. Our How-to articles will teach you everything from how to tie a bowtie to how to wear dress shoes without socks.

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The best shoe shine in Denver (with a before and after case study)

A little over a month ago, I had a meeting at the Starbucks in the Chase building in downtown Denver...

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How to take care of your suit (and make it last)

When you buy a new suit, that first day you wear it is always memorable. You get compliment after co...

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Denver Gents: the dapper organization that you need to join

A couple months back I saw an interesting "suggested profile" on my Instagram: @denvergents. There w...

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What should you wear with a grey suit?

This is a common question that we are asked. And rightfully so. Second to the proverbial dark suit, ...

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How to buy a tuxedo: the definitive guide

At some point in a man's life, he is going to be faced with a unique shopping task: find a tuxedo. M...

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How to pack a suit for travel and avoid wrinkling

Do you know how to pack a suit for travel and not have it turn into one big wrinkled mess? After all...

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How to buy a sportcoat: the complete guide

It's that time of the year again when wearing a sportcoat just makes a lot of sense. It's a more cas...

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A great summer look going “sockless”

I going "sockless" in quotes because I am wearing 'no show' socks. Regardless, not seeing my socks r...

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Newly engaged? Here’s how to get savvy with your financials

If you follow our work here at Bespoke Edge, you'll know that we build quite a few custom wedding su...

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Guess what was in the shoe shine box

The other day I happened to find myself at the Bespoke Edge windsor office and in need of some shoe ...

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The basted fitting: A hallmark of bespoke suiting

When Ron and Brett and I founded Bespoke Edge back in 2012, it was very important to all of us that ...

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How to wear a sportcoat to the office (when no one else does)

Do you want to wear a sportcoat to the office, but you'd be the only guy wearing one and you are wo...

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How to spot a custom suit (4 subtle giveaways)

Custom suiting for men has skyrocketed in popularity over the past five to seven years. Many men are...

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How to choose a pocket square fabric (cotton or silk?)

Wearing a pocket square in your jacket is usually the easiest way for men to be more stylish. There'...

Guy Knowledge

What is a men’s clothier?

When you start to think about it, you begin to realize just how many different ways there are to say...

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Why corozo buttons are my new favorite

If you've shopped with us before, you'll know that aside from offering an enormous collection of sui...

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Unique suit linings from Bespoke Edge

For some time now, Ron has been searching high and low for some unique suit linings. A task that wh...

Suits

BE is proud to offer men’s clothing in Scottsdale

We have a big announcement for you...Beginning in September, we will be regularly offering our men's...

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How to buy a summer suit (the complete guide)

Summer presents a unique sartorial opportunity when it comes to suits. It's easier than ever to stan...

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Professional knife sharpening (who and what you need to know)

I recently realized just how incredibly dull my kitchen knives had become. Not only were they not c...

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Has Boulder changed for the better?

Boulder seems to be all over the news these days. Either because of something in reference to the ho...

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The story behind Father’s Day

Father's Day gift guides just seem so trite, don't they? So, as a history buff, I thought I'd tak...

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Memorial Day Weekend cocktail: the mint julep

For so many of us, Memorial Day is the unofficial first day of summer. To help you celebrate, we're ...

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Keep your cool this summer in a suit

One of the biggest misconceptions about menswear today is that the fabric is always going to be too ...

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How to build the perfect spring blazer (a case study)

Brett was recently involved in a runway show at the St. Julien Hotel and Spa. It was part of a bouti...

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Trend report: The new suit culture

“I didn’t sell a single suit all last week.” That’s what I overhead at a department store...

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What’s the difference between Bespoke and MTM?

As a custom clothing provider we are often asked about the difference between bespoke and made to me...

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Interior design basics for guys

Interior design can be a sensitive topic for guys. It can seem intimidating and even emasculating fo...

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How to order a martini like a man

Ah, the venerable martini. Clear as water, flammable, and with a reputation for elegance and purity....

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The Americano cocktail, a unique summer drink

With the warm weather comes the circus of summer cocktails. You know the ones I'm talking about, the...

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6 clever ways to stay cool this summer (and still dress sharp)

Before our first 90 degree day here in the Denver area, I thought it prudent to write an article on ...

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How to buy a summer weight sportcoat

The warm weather has arrived. So much so, that I am writing this article as I lounge at the pool. It...

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Odds and ends – where should you buy boxers, socks and belts

I spend a lot of time talking about suits and shirts and pants and all that good stuff, but what abo...

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5 things about suits you have completely wrong

There are a lot of misconceptions out there about wearing suits. And in today’s typical work envir...

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Why we don’t sell suits online

We don't compromise. That's what makes BE, BE. It's a lesson my father taught Brett and I when wer...

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How to know when to wear a pocket square

There are a lot of sources out there on the Internet that show you ways to fold a pocket square, and...

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Never wear a baggy dress shirt again

We've all worn them at some point in our lives. The infamous baggy shirt. Almost blouse-like i...

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4 myths about buying custom clothes

When I was just a young (although still very well dressed) little boy, I had absolutely no chance of...

Guy Knowledge

Pick Stitching – what it is and how to find it

Pick stitching is a term that gets thrown around a lot, but not many guys really know what it is. Wh...

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The three essential shirts every man should have

So there are a lot of different shirt fabrics out there. If you've seen the BE fabric book you know ...

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How to care for your ties in 3 ways

An all silk, hand-sewn tie will last many years if proper care is given to it and some simple gu...

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