Posts By: Shane Kroening

Dapper Classics – Sock Review

Recently, Dapper Classics has been generous enough to send me some of their socks for review. I am happy to announce that the socks have arrived and they look great. Below you will find my full review of the socks and any details you should need to know about them.

Lewis & Taylor Shirt Makers – Site Review

I was recently contacted by Lewis & Taylor Shirt Makers and offered the opportunity to review one of their shirts. After discussion of the product with their friendly staff I accepted their offer and headed over to the site to order my shirt. The site is nice & clean, and there is a large button… Read more »

iTailor – Suit Review

A few weeks back I received and reviewed my first iTailor product; a custom tailored dress shirt. You can read that review here, but today I want to showcase my next iTailor product review; a custom tailored suit. Shortly after completing my shirt review with iTailor they offered me the opportunity to review one of… Read more »

BeltCraft – Belt Review

A few weeks ago, I received the BeltCraft belt that I have been anxiously waiting for after I designed it a while back. You can read the details here, but basically I got to build my own belt, pick out the color/material, the accents for the loop and stitching, and the buckle design and metal.

Battle of the undershirts – UnderFit vs Mr. Davis

Recently, I was contacted by Ben Brockland (Co-Founder) at UnderFit Shirts to review an undershirt from them. I happily accepted and the shirt was on its way. Shortly afterward I noticed en emerging company that does undershirts in a similar way (similar meaning, better than the average department store undershirt). This company was call Mr…. Read more »

iTailor – Shirt Review

Over the weekend I received my iTailor shirt for review. You can view my initial review of iTailor here. The shirt came in a UPS bag and then wrapped in a plastic sleeve. It also had a small thank you/tell your friends note in the sleeve.

Harry’s: The Truman Set – Grooming Review

Recently I purchase a shaving set from Harry’s, a relatively new company (product launched in March 2013), offering a better option for shaving. Specifically, I purchase The Truman Set, which comes with a razor handle, 3 blades and a tube of shaving cream. I have now been using it for over a week and this… Read more »

Tailor4Less: Quebec Fabric – Shirt Review

Yesterday, my custom dress shirt from Tailor4Less (t4l) arrived, two days ahead of schedule. Wrapped in a manilla envelope came the shirt and a black envelope. Contained in the black envelope was a card, detailing how to launder and iron the product as well as how to submit for adjustments or a remake. Details of… Read more »

Neronote – Site Review

Bespoke Online Shirts Neronote has been so kind as to offer me a shirt for review from them. At first glance, Neronote has a great looking website and it holds true to that with many features to offer. They have a lot of helpful shipping and customer information available, guides to how to utilize the… Read more »

Natty Shirts – Site Review

Purely Hand Made Custom Dress Shirts Since 2003, Natty Shirts has been offering hand-made custom dress shirts. The boast quality, workmanship, customer service, and a seven-day delivery to your door. This is definitely the quickest I have heard of any custom-made shirts being produced and delivered. You can read more about their quality shirt making… Read more »

BeltCraft – Site Review

Enter the BeltCraft Revolution I have recently stumbled upon this fascinating new company, BeltCraft. Not only do they offer great-looking hand-crafted belts, but they actually let you design your own from scratch! You can choose all the details down to the color of the belt loop and stitching. After you have designed your belt, it… Read more »

The Tie Bar – Site Review

So, I have recently decided that I have as much interest in menswear accessories as I do in the actual menswear. With that in mind, I decided to splurge a bit at The Tie Bar (TTB) and purchase a few accessories for my upcoming rehearsal dinner and wedding (gotta always look fresh for the important… Read more »

Indochino: Ultimate Summer – News & Updates

The Ultimate Summer Collection by Indochino Just a month after Indochino released its Ultimate Spring Collection, they have now come out with a summer collection. This was probably an excellent decision because many people felt that the spring collection was a bit late, considering by the time you order and then receive your items weeks… Read more »

Tailor4Less – Site Review

Tailor4Less – affordable elegance Tailor4Less (t4l) offers custom suits and custom shirts at very affordable prices. You can also purchase just a jacket or pair of pants, as well as numerous accessories such as ties, belts and cufflinks. They have model pictures of men wearing their suits, coats, and pants and providing 3D renderings of… Read more »

Monte Carlo Tailors – Site Review

Your Tailored Clothes Experience This is the tagline on Monte Carlo Tailors (MC Tailors) website, and that is exactly what they offer. A company based in Bangkok, Thailand; they provide online bespoke tailoring of both suits and shirts for men (and trousers, although that’s a given). They also have a ‘quick shop’, that offers made… Read more »

Arden Reed – News & Updates

I have recently been in contact with Carlos Solorio of Arden Reed, a Custom Suiting company. He has informed me of a new venture that they are taking the business on. Literally, they will be driving around the States supplying men with custom fitting suits and shirts.