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Ezra Paul Men's Clothing Blog

Do Suits Still Make Practical Sense?

Do Suits Still Make Practical Sense?

Though probably not a sound business decision, I thought it might be fun to discuss the fact that the suit is an outdated article of clothing that has no practical use in the 21st century. Its features are vestigial remnants of military regalia, equine transport, and the excessive trappings of the upper crust from bygone eras. It’s survived war, famine, depression, beatniks, rock & roll, the nineties, casual Friday, casual Monday through Thursday, and many other potential deathblows. There are several reasons that the suit hasn’t completely vanished. Tradition is probably the most obvious reason. The idea of jeans and...

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What's The Best Summer Fabric?

What's The Best Summer Fabric?

Linen and cotton are generally considered to be the best summer fabrics for suits and sport coats, but is this truly the case? What about wool?

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Is Boss Worth The Cost?

$900 Hugo Boss suit

Is Boss Worth The Cost?

Is a Hugo Boss suit worth the cost? In this blog post we open up and deconstruct a Hugo Boss The Jam/Sharp suit to show how it's made.

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Is the Three-Button Jacket Extinct?

Is the Three-Button Jacket Extinct?

The three-button jacket has all but vanished. Is it just out of vogue, or is there something else going on?

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Are Your Suits Too Tight?

design fitted sport coat suit tight

Are Your Suits Too Tight?

As men’s clothing has undergone a drastic conversion from an all-time peak of bagginess in the early 2000s to the much more fitted styles of today, a lot of attention has been devoted to the laggards who have been slow to adapt. I recently wrote about Donald Trump’s baggy suits and he certainly isn’t alone in his outdated style sensibilities. However, I’ve noticed a pretty severe overcorrection in some crowds in response to the excessive bagginess of the 1990s and 2000s. Honey, I Shrunk Your Suit Starting in the middle of the 2000s, men’s clothing started to gradually slim down....

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