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Owning the Oxford

By Adam

Stamping an authority on a piece of clothing is not for the faint hearted and pretty tough considering we’ve been wearing clothing of some sort for thousands of years. It can be done. We’ve seen the likes of Thomas Pink launch their White Shirt Bar and Burberry own the Mac, but they are big-name brands. […]

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10 Spring Essentials for a Dapper Chapper

By Alex Noble

Us Brits have got a tremendous attitude when it comes to most things that present us with adversity – Keep Calm and Carry On.  That said, we’re also exceptionally naive. Naive in the sense that as soon as it hits April, we believe spring will be in bloom and before long, temperatures will rocket, the rain will subside […]

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Pantherella and Scott-Nichol’s Seasonal Collection of SS18

By Alex Noble

Socks or No Socks As we approach the summer, and the supposedly warmer months of the year, layers are shed, materials become more lightweight and socks are often removed from copious amounts of outfits. Admittedly, we see this as acceptable when abroad, but in the grand scheme of things, when sock makers such as Pantherella exist, […]

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Introducing Arcminute

By Adam

Finding emerging fashion brands is a part of the job we love here at The Dapper Chapper. As ever, with our ears and noses to the ground, we have unearthed another ‘one-to-watch’ in the form of exciting new urban streetwear brand ArcMinute. Before we wax lyrical, Arcminute is fine angular measurement. Angular elements, clean lines and […]

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The Dapper Chapper Style Bible: 10 Brands to Get You Through 2018

By Adam

Gents, we all have that friend, restaurant or book we know always delivers; they’re our go-to’s and thus often our favourites. Well, we’ve collated a very handy list of brands that are our go-to’s and we want to share them with you – we’re paying it forward and hope you chappers reap the rewards! Spring […]

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What to Wear on a Date

By Alex Noble

Whether you’ve both swiped right, met through a friend, spilt a cup of coffee over one another and hit it off, or simply gone old school and had the courage to approach them in a bar (god forbid)…you’re going on a date. There are few situations in life that require as strong an impression as a […]

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5 Suits for Under £500

By Alex Noble

When it comes to tailoring, many chappers believe you have to spend BIG to acquire a strong suit game. In essence, the likelihood is the more you spend, the better quality the suit, however it doesn’t mean there’s a financial threshold that if one dips under, all quality is lost… Here’s 5 extremely suave suits that won’t break […]

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London Fashion Week Men’s: Top Five Highlights

By Rashpal Amrit

We visited the shows, presentations and the streets to give you the top 5 events at this seasons men’s showcase. Belstaff AW 18 Belstaff showcase consisted of both men’s and womens’s collections, “Made In UK’ celebrated the brand’s British roots. 2018 marks the 70th Anniversary of the iconic Trailmaster jacket originally designed to protect against […]

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Tateossian Personalised Bracelet

By Rashpal Amrit

Post-Christmas blues? Need something to cheer you up and bring a new level to your accessory game? Tateossian luxury men’s jewellery and accessories are the perfect way to add a touch of individualism to any look. I have been wearing the double pop rigato leather bracelet with the silver clasp. Made of genuine leather, this […]

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Accessorise with Deakin & Francis

By Alex Noble

We all love a good bargain, whether it’s on clothes, bags or even jewellery. It’s for this reason that high street fashion is so popular. Yet, there are some items that in my eyes should be given slightly more investment of both time and money. A suit is a prime example. I would advise spending more on one specific suit that really […]

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Don’t Fear the Roll Neck – New & Lingwood

By Alex Noble

Remember the milk tray man? Everyone loved him and I can assure you it wasn’t just for the chocolate he delivered – he looked sharp A.F. due to his slick ensemble, which included…a roll neck.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, ‘Tis the season of the roll neck.’ Whatever the occasion, whatever […]

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Crombie: The World’s Finest Overcoats

By Adam

Last month we were approached by legendary British brand, Crombie, to style and blog about their coats. Naturally, I put my hand up for this one because Crombie comes with quite the reputation and I’ve always admired the brand, admittedly from afar, until now. The Crombie story is really quite special. For starters, few brands […]

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The Smart Casual Conundrum

By Alex Noble

God, this is a toughie. For us chaps, receiving an invitation to a birthday celebration, launch party, New Years Do etc. which contains the words smart casual, usually scares the living daylights out of us. There’s also the unsavoury beast of ‘business casual’ to tackle. Those employers trying to trip you up by ensuring you arrive […]

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The Chapar: Online Personal Styling for Men

By Adam

Over the last 18 months we’ve been sent a link to The Chapar scores of times, with members of our community stating to us that ‘you should review these guys’. Mild similarities in the name aside, they were all right, we should have indeed reviewed this service by now because it supports exactly what we […]