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The Groom’s Party: How to make an impact!

In the same way the bride needs to be surrounded by outfits that compliment – but not detract from – her glorious dress, so the groom needs to be surrounded by his groomsmen in carefully considered, complimentary outfits. Let’s take a look at how to achieve this…

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Summer Wedding Suit Hire at Astares

Rules for Getting Your Summer Wedding Suit Right

Whether you’re the groom, the best man or a guest, choosing the right summer wedding suit can be something of a sartorial minefield. That’s why we’ve put together these tips to help you make the right decisions about what to wear.


Prom Prowess!

It’s that time of year again. With the build up to prom season now in full swing, many young men out there might be feeling an unpleasant pang of prom-related anxiety.

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Made To Measure, Made For You!

Historically, ‘made-to-measure’ suits were the exclusive luxury of the social elite, representing such a huge financial outlay that only the very richest could afford them. But, happily, times have changed and you can now enjoy the made-to-measure experience at an affordable price!

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5 Tips on How To Buy a Suit

Here are few things that can help you when considering how to buy suit. We’ve teamed each section with an example from our Herbie Frogg range. This will give you an idea of what to look for in a suit.

How to buy a suit - Herbie Frogg shirt Selection

Men’s Formal Wear Tips: How to Tie a Tie

We’ve all been there. In front of the mirror, cursing ourselves because we don’t know how to tie a tie. Each attempt resulting in another amateur looking knot that wouldn’t be out of place on the rigging of a boat.