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HOW TO | Wear a Hat

When it comes to relationships, finding the perfect match can be as simple as swiping right. But as far as hats are concerned, ‘The One’ often proves annoyingly elusive. And that’s for those of us who are still actually trying to find it. Most men – once bitten, twice shy – have resigned themselves to…

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HOW TO | Wear a Waistcoat

It’s no great secret that men’s fashion is growing increasingly relaxed. The corporate wear Brisbane has to offer is becoming less important, creative offices that prefer ‘business-casual’ dress codes are flourishing, and there are fewer occasions to wear tailoring today, full-stop. Even so, there are still moments in life where it pays to dress to…

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HOW TO | Pack for a Holiday Like a Pro

Holiday: undoubtedly one of the finest words in the English language. Seven simple letters that signify a well-deserved chance to leave adult life behind, wallow in pools, sip exotic cocktails and relax mind, body and soul. ‘Relax’ being the operative word, it does seem a little counterintuitive to begin a holiday in the manner that…

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HOW TO | Dress Sustainably

With thousands of tonnes of clothing sent to landfill each year, the world of fashion has a significant impact on the environment. Dying garments to the season’s trending shade is the second biggest polluter of water globally, dumping dyes, inks, bleaches and minute fibres into the water cycle. And, according to The World Wide Fund for…

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Should You Buy or Hire a Suit?

There are several occasions in life that will require the wear of a good suit. As such, many people often find themselves facing a difficult, yet crucial decision on whether or not to buy their suit, or hire their suit. Well, should you buy a suit, or should you hire one? Here are some reasons…

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Wedding Suits: Buy or Hire?

When planning your wedding, there’s always the age old dilemma: should you buy or hire your wedding suit? At Black Jacket Suiting, we offer both wedding suits to buy and hire, and we would like to show you how you can benefit from each service and help you make the choice a little bit easier. Hiring Wedding Suits If…

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What is a Lounge Suit?

Dress codes are confusing. And much to everyone’s annoyance, the people who set dress standards often have zero idea what it means themselves. When they say “black tie,” do they want you to wear a literal black tie or do they just want you to wear a suit? Fortunately for you, we have decided to…

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How to wear a hired suit: necktie or bow tie style

Ever since Doctor Who exclaimed “bow ties are cool”, the old fashioned and previously mocked bow tie has leapt back into the necessities of a stylish man’s wardrobe. With this returning trend, men today are faced with the choice between the necktie and the bow tie. If you own a suit you may be more accustomed to…

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Wedding Suits to Suit your Style

Do you keep getting invited to the same type of wedding over and over again, or are you struggling to find a wedding suit that will best suit not only your style, but that of your partner? Weddings are different now compared 20 years ago. There are many different styles the groom can pull off…

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Our Brisbane Suit Brands

At Black Jacket, we stock some of the best and most well known suit brands available. As well as suits, we stock accessories such as cufflinks, shoes, pocket-squares, ties and bow-ties, so that you can add flair and personality to your suit. Our wide selection of ‘off the rack’ brands are available for Hire or Purchase from our Brisbane…

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