7 Stylish Writers

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There’s more to learn from these stylish gents than just how to write well.
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You can tell a lot about a man by the clothes he wears. These literary gentlemen may be better known for their wordsmithery, but their iconic choice of clothes inspires an effortless sartorial style that we can’t help but admire here at Samuel Windsor.Continue reading

Why join a country club and what to wear

Family-friendly country clubs offer something for all ages

Family-friendly country clubs offer something for all ages
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Confused about what you should wear to comply with a country club dress code? You’re not alone – today’s country club scene encompasses everything from the ultra-exclusive preserve of business leaders and politicians, to city venues where urbanites mingle, network and work out. 

If you’re an aspiring country club man who wants to enjoy the social life, great family atmosphere and sports facilities of your local country club, here’s what you need to wear to fit right in…

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WIN a pair of tweed shoes and boss it like a Brit

Prestige Bartlett Brogues in tweed from Samuel Windsor

Win this pair of Prestige Bartlett Brogues in tweed

The competition to win a pair of supremely stylish tweed brogue shoes worth $95 has now closed. Congratulations goes to Benjamin Wolfe of Texas – we hope you love your new tweed shoes from Samuel Windsor!

Don’t miss out – for a chance to win future prizes, simply follow us on twitter @SamuelWindsorUS

And in the meantime, for tips on how to boss British style, read our quick guide…

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How to wear a linen suit

Linen suit from Samuel Windsor

A linen suit is essential for any summer wardrobe
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A summer-tailoring must-have, a linen suit is your own personal climate control system. Light and breathable, linen absorbs a large volume of moisture before showing signs of damp, making it the perfect fabric for blistering heat or suffocating humidity.

No matter where in the States you live, work, or travel – a linen suit is ideal for summer weddings, smart casual events, cruises and graduations. Excellent value for money, your linen suit can also be worn as separates, adding a snappy summer versatility to your wardrobe. Here’s how to get the most from your linen suit.
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Ten famous tweed wearers

Man standing in a darkened room in a tweed jacket

Looking tidy in tweed
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Tough, versatile and stylish, tweed looks great in a wide variety of settings. This being the case, it’s no surprise that tweed jackets and suits often appear on film and television. Here we take a look at ten characters who are famous for wearing this multifaceted fabric.

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What to wear to graduate interviews

First impressions are vital when you’re invited to interview

First impressions are vital when you’re invited to interview
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Just completed your Bachelor’s degree or Masters? Your thoughts will naturally be turning to graduate interviews because as the gateway to your new career, your first interviews are also some of your most important, determining whether you get ahead. Here’s how to create the right impression by dressing the part.
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What to wear to your graduation ceremony

Stand out for all the right reasons at your graduation

Stand out for all the right reasons at your graduation
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Congratulations – you’ve finally finished racking up your college tuition fees. Now it’s time to get a job so you can spend the rest of your natural life repaying your giant debt. But first, there’s your commencement ceremony to look forward to – that proud moment when you step onto the dais to receive your reward for all that hard work – your Bachelor’s Degree. Well done you.

You’ll need a suit, but before you part with yet more money, it’s wise to stop and think. The suit you buy now will probably serve as your job interview suit and, assuming you’re successful in your quest for employment, it’ll be the suit that sees you through your first fall and winter season at the office.

So what do you look for? Here we give you the low down on suits – what’s hot, what’s not, and all with a flavor of quality British tailoring.
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Health and fitness tips for busy men

man walking to work with child on scooter

Walking part of the way to work is a great start to the day
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Committing to keeping yourself fit and healthy can be easier said than done. Your time and energy are channeled into so many different things: earning a living, being a good partner, spending time with your family, home maintenance, caring for relatives. The list is endless.

Here, some of our favorite bloggers share their healthy lifestyle tips to help you look after your mind, body and soul every day – no matter how busy you are.

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