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The pandemic has affected our daily lives. With the UK still largely in lockdown and businesses slow to reopen, many people find they are either continuing to work from home or that they have to face the uncertainty of commutes or public transport to return to work. All businesses have
Ladies what are you wearing for your wedding 2020/2021? Welcome to the A Hand Tailored Suit, wedding blog series. What are you thinking about wearing for your wedding? Congratulations! you’re engaged and shortly to be married. while your venue may have been decided upon, and therefore the bridesmaid colours are selected ( What are you thinking of wearing for your wedding? will it be a two piece or three piece suit? or maybe a contrasting waistcoat ?
Summer Wedding Colours Plus Style Inspiration 2020 Here at “A Hand Tailored Suit” it is all about the bespoke match and the small details in case
Gents what are you wearing for your wedding 2020? Welcome to the A Hand Tailored Suit Wedding blog part one (of 5) – What are you thinking about wearing for your wedding? Congratulations! you’re engaged and shortly to be married. while your venue may have been decided upon, and therefore the bridesmaid colours are selected (and no doubts the bride(s) is wearing a wedding dress this has been hand-picked and already
Neutrals are the men’s colours this season and the best tailoring is still in style. It’s okay to dress down your suits with t-shirts and trainers or be creative with shirting (such as denim, embroidered, coloured shirts, and more). It’s all about looking stylish while beating the heat. Let’s take
Women’s fashion is bolder than ever. You can wear your favourite neutrals or your brightest neon fabrics and still be in style. So, if you like funky or functional, you’ll always be on your game. Let’s check out what to wear this summer 2020 for women. Festivals If packed in
Our team of tailors & pattern cutters are currently working around the clock cutting and stitching wedding suits, take a look at some of the following contrasting waistcoats for inspiration like this medium blue cashmere and silk waistcoat below designed with grey and blue panel check jacket, worn
Ladies Be Brave Be Bold Custom Wedding Attire Birmingham Ladies tailoring is back, I’ve spent my life in the tailoring industry, I have designed thousands
Paris Fashion Week is the last one of the big four fashion weeks each season. So there will be no more fashion weeks until September! Let’s take a look at Paris Fashion Week Fall 2020 men’s fashion roundup to see what will be hot this upcoming season. Dior The first
Paris Fashion Week ends the big four fashion weeks each season. Each year high-end fashion powerhouses such as Chanel, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Givenchy, and Céline host shows in historical sights such as the Carrousel du Louvre and the Grand Palais. This year Chanel held its fashion show at the Grand
Milan Fashion Week (or MFW for short) is the third event in the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks. Before Paris kicks off their runway, Milan showcases its designers. Like its foreign cousins, London and New York, Milan is a semi-annual event that shows design to the press, the public, and potential
The third week in the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks is reserved for Milan. It’s the last runway season before Paris Fashion Week rounds off the season. Like its cousins New York and London, Milan Fashion Week occurs semi-annually to showcase designers to the public, the press, and potential buyers. The
The second of the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks each year, London Fashion Week (also abbreviated to LFW) happens twice each year in February and September. Like its cousin across the pond in New York, London Fashion Week aims to showcase designer collections to the public, the press, and potential buyers.
London Fashion Week, or LFW for short, is a fashion trade show that takes place after NYFW twice a year in February and September. Like New York Fashion Week, it aims to showcase collections to the press, the public, and buyers, influencing the media and retailers on the high street
New York Fashion Week kicks off the fashion season and is one of the main events of the fashion calendar. There are two fashion weeks in the calendar year, February and September, and they each last for seven to nine days. It’s an opportunity for designers to show off their
New York Fashion Week is one of the main fashion events of the season. It’s held in February and September each year, lasting for a week to nine days. Fashion collections are shown to buyers, the press, and the public and often fashion week designs dictate upcoming trends in high
It’s the final episode of The Graham Norton Show for Series 26! For episode 19, Graham made a compilation video of the show’s highlights. Don’t worry, though! Series 27 will be back in April to give you all new celebrities and Graham-style comedy. For now, let’s recap some of the amazing outfits
The Masked Singer is a popular British reality singing competition that aired on ITV this year. The show originated as a South Korean show called King of Mask Singer. The show’s presenters are Ken Jeong, Davina McCall, Rita Ora, and Jonathan Ross. The show features twelve masked celebrity singers and the panel
For Series 26 Episode 18, the last full episode of the series before the compilation episode (and the new Series 27!), Graham welcomed singer, producer, and actor, Justin Timberlake, and his Trolls World Tour co-star and Oscar-nominee, Anna Kendrick. Also on the red sofa was Oti Mabuse, the Strictly Come Dancing star, and comic
Canadian actor Keanu Reeves was born in Beirut, Lebanon and is known both for his amazing acting skill and for his secret philanthropy and kind heart. He was born to an English mother who is a costume designer and his late Hawaiian father was a performer. Acting roles He is
Award season has been in full swing and no event is more anticipated than the Oscars, which are formally known as the Academy Awards, recognising artistic and technical merit in the film industry. For women’s Oscar fashions, off the shoulder gowns were all the rage as well as pastels and
Every year The Academy Awards, or more commonly, The Oscars, are a much-anticipated Hollywood event. The Academy Awards celebrate and recognise artistic and technical merit in the film industry each year but they also produce some of the best (and most memorable) fashion moments each year. Many of the awards
For Series 26 Episode 17, Graham welcomed Hollywood actor Mark Ruffalo who stars in a new legal thriller Dark Waters. Also joining the red sofa is Friends star David Schwimmer and British writer and comedian Nick Mohammad who star together in a spy comedy called Intelligence. Tamsin Greig, known for her roles in Episodes and Friday Night
The 73rd British Academy of Film and Television Arts (or BAFTAs) Awards ceremony took place on Sunday, 2 February at The Royal Albert Hall in London with Graham Norton as host. The BAFTAs are an independent charity whose aim is to support, develop, and promote the art via moving images (film,
On Sunday, 2 February at The Royal Albert Hall in London, The 73rd British Academy of Film and Television Arts (or BAFTAs) Awards ceremony was hosted by Graham Norton. The United Kingdom-based BAFTAs support, develop, and promote art as an independent charity, focusing on film, television, and games. This year was
For Series 26 Episode 16 of the show, Graham welcomed the Oscar-nominated actress Margot Robbie who is promoting her new DC superhero film Birds of Prey, reprising her role as Harley Quinn. Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith join the red sofa to discuss their roles in the romantic drama, Queen & Slim.
At the Staples Center in Los Angeles on the 26 January 2020, Alicia Keys hosted the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony, which recognises the best recordings, compositions, and artists from 1 October 2018 to 31 August 2019. It was an exciting award show! The singer-songwriter and flautist, Lizzo, received eight
The Screen Actors Guide Awards (or SAG) are awards given by the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) to celebrate outstanding performances in film and prime-time television. The two committees, one for film and the other for television, nominate the winners and it has been known
The Screen Actors Guide Awards (or SAG) are accolades presented and chosen by the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) to celebrate outstanding performances in prime-television and film. One committee for film and another for television nominate those who win the SAG awards have been known
For Series 26 Episode 15 of the show, Graham welcomed Robert Downey Jr and Oscar-winner Emma Thompson who star in the new fantasy adventure film, Dolittle. From The Personal History of David Copperfield, he welcomed actor Hugh Laurie and Monty Python’s Terry Gilliam, who is directing The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. The musical