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Be a suit virgin no more: How to buy for the first time

"Every guy—even Ralph Lauren himself—started as a suit virgin..." GQ 2015. There's a first time for everything. And for some of us picking out a real suit can be a right of passage. GQ magazine published a guide on how to pick a suit - complete from choosing the right lapel, to tailoring to number of buttons. While this article includes a few brick-and-mortar shopping tips, many of the same rules apply for buying online. Complex magazine describes your first suit experience as "more important than you could ever imagine. It could be the suit that lands you your first job, which eventually turns into a fulfilling career. It could be the suit you wear on your wedding day, which eventually turns...

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3 steps to buying a great suit

From single to double-breasted to the three-piece suit to fit, fabric and finding a great tailor, Esquire created a step-by-step guide with everything you need to know about finding a great suit.  Before you buy, check out "How To Buy A Suit: The Complete Guide For Men: A comprehensive guide to the most important - and enjoyable - style purchase you'll ever make" here. Because, as the article reminds us "'a well-tailored suit is to women, what lingerie is to men.'" Nuff said.   Here are 3 tips to remember when selecting a new suit: 1) Picture it first. Are you heading to a wedding, prom, is this for work or do you need something versatile to work for all of the above? Determine the occasion first before...

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