Style with a gothic edge.

Inspired by gothiccharmschool, I decided to put together a guide for how to cosplay as The Sinister Sartorialist.

Basic

  • Black suit
  • Black button down shirt
  • Red tie
  • Red or black pocket square
  • black and red socks
  • Black dress shoes
  • Bad ass accessories (rings, lapel pin, bracelet, tie clip)
  • Glasses (optional)

Advanced

  • A theme
  • 3 Piece black or dark grey suit suit
  • French cuff shirt in a dark color
  • Cufflinks that match your outfit’s theme
  • A lovely theme appropriate tie
  • A pocket square that matches your color scheme
  • Amazing socks
  • Double monks or suede shoes that work with your theme
  • Bad ass accessories (rings, lapel pin, bracelet, tie clip)
  • Glasses (optional)

Super Advanced

If you actually do cosplay as me, please send photos!

Introduction To Dressing For Your Body Shape (via Fashion Beans)

Introduction To Dressing For Your Body Shape (via Fashion Beans)

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Cape Necktie Knot - Exotic Necktie Knots :

Ready to level up your Necktie game? Agree or Die has guided video instructional on how to tie a fancier necktie guaranteed to blow minds as it defies standard necktie physics. - Agree or Die | Neatorama

Here’s several shots of the cape tie I tried on Thursday. If you follow the link, there’s also a tutorial. I’m hoping to do a series of videos on different tie knots and maybe some other fun topics, but I thought I would share this one in the meantime. Enjoy!

(via dandy-dapper)

How To Tie An Eldritch Necktie Knot.

Sorry for the camera angle! I’ll try to do this again sometime with better quality!


AK’s Guide to Suits

An introduction to the finer details of menswear, and how to get them right in your… aw, hell, why am I describing it here? Read the intro!

(Source: nihilnovisubsole, via pardonmybloomers)