Casual Dressing: the evolution of menswear

MEN ARE DRESSING MORE CASUALLY: WHAT ARE THE RULES   To begin with, there are no rules, as fashion is (or should be) dictated by appropriateness, respect and image. Let’s start by saying that everyone has to stop using the phrase, “men are dressing more casually”, as...

Perfect Fit, for shorter man!

Perfect Fit for shorter man ! Just had to share this with everyone. A man, 5’3 1/2” in height recently came into our store needing a suit. He put on an outfit off the rack, came out of the change room, looked in the mirror and said: “this is amazing, it fits...

Is “short” a four letter word.

IS “SHORT” A  FOUR LETTER WORD Streetwear, trash-couture and ath-leisure, might be great, but not at ROBBIE BROWN, clothing for men up to 5ive ei8ht. Fashion and retail has raised the bar on both product and excitement. Whatever one does, the message has...
Sport Jackets and Fashion Rules for Shorter Men

Sport Jackets and Fashion Rules for Shorter Men

To start off, a solid-colour sport jacket, called a blazer, is an essential part of any man’s wardrobe. In fact, men should have one in both navy and black. Ideally, one should have jackets in summer and winter fabrics and there are so many great options;...

Pants that rise to the occasion to fit shorter men

Elephant pants, triple pleats, carrot shape, super slim … What pant style is the best fit for the shorter man. The answer is, these mentioned styles are merely fashion choices and have nothing to do with fit. One must get out of the habit of confusing style and fit....