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  • The humble men’s waistcoat appears at first to be a straightforward garment, one that shouldn’t prove too much bother. However, men far better than us have spent their lives wracked with confusion about the age-old question: whether to go double or single breasted. Ostensibly it’s a choice betwe... View Post
  • Five things we’re excited for in 2018

    New Year’s Day hangover aside, there’s a lot to look forward to.       2017: the year of Article 50, Prince Harry’s engagement and Sir Plus’s first-ever store! All things that will be remembered in years to come, and that will continue to shape the agenda in 2018, we’re sure. For now, we’ll leav... View Post
  • What to do with bad gifts

    Christmas is the season of giving, but we’ll be the first to admit that we rather enjoy the receiving too. No matter our age, each year we still wake up earlier than one probably should on Christmas morning, eager to rush downstairs and unwrap what’s under the tree. But as we tear through the wr... View Post
  • In need of proper layering?

    Winter has struck a chill at the Sir Plus studio, leaving us in desperate need of proper layering. It goes without saying that the aim of the game is warmth, but it’s not always as simple as throwing on whatever garments are first to hand. Careful consideration must also be made to colour, textu... View Post
  • Christmas by numbers: The gift guide

    It’s the second week of December. The Christmas shopping is finished, the tree is up, the turkey has been ordered. Right? Well, if you’re anything like us, you’ve still got those final few stocking fillers to tick off, and perhaps a few larger presents for those particularly picky relatives. To... View Post
  • How to drink through December

     We’ve already covered what you should and shouldn’t be wearing through the festive season. (Do: Opt for a velvet Nehru Jacket and silk pocket square. Don’t: Ring in Yuletide with a novelty jumper.) But, perhaps more important, is what you should and shouldn’t drink. The office party is an excus... View Post
  • What’s in a coat?

    A GUIDE TO OUR NEW SEASON OUTERWEAR Coats are the last thing we put on, the first that people see (at this time of year, anyway), but most often, the garment given the least thought. Taking time and care over your daily attire only to cover it all up with a tired old coat doesn’t make much sense... View Post
  • SEQUINNED BLAZERS? NOT ON OUR WATCH. With the end of November comes an onslaught of office Christmas parties, mid-week hangovers, and for all too many, questionable outfit choices.   Along with kissing a co-worker and challenging your boss to a dance-off, going all out with novelty pa... View Post