Spectre & Co. Blog
It's that time of year again, where the sun is beating down and all you want to do is get out there and relax. Whether for an afternoon, a day, or a whole weekend, Spectre & Co. has got you covered for what to pack! In this blog post, we'll go through a list of Spectre & Co. favorites that we always like to bring on our Summer getaways!
What is Italian Leather and why do so many high-end brands use it?
“Real Italian Leather” simply means leather that was produced in Italy. Italian leather is so highly regarded is because of it’s quality and the use of the best craftsman practices. Typically Italian leather is classically produced with a process called vegetable tanning.
For sweltering summer months, nothing beats the breathability of linen – you will always be cool in linen, literally and figuratively. Our love of the fabric led us to a natural curiosity about its origins and history. If you have qualms about wearing linen, or are not sure how to work it into your wardrobe, we’re here to help!
The Met Gala is officially a black tie fundraising event for the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Unofficially, it's the fashion event of the year, where the stars come out to the invite-only event in droves wearing the latest that fashion has to offer. It's easy to overlook the men, but there's always some fine sartorial choices on display every year. Here are the guys we thought were best dressed this year:
Here at Spectre & Co., the most common question we’re asked is: “I have a wedding to go to soon and I’m not sure what to wear. Can you help me out?” There are many different dress codes when it comes to the modern wedding, and with the start of wedding season this Spring, we decided to put together a handy guide to the most common dress codes and the appropriate outfits for each.
Your work attire is the most important section of your wardrobe. Not only do you spend more time at work then your free time, but work is also where impressions really count. Wearing a sharp suit can make you look great, but these days being overdressed or underdressed can affect how your co-workers and management see you.