I am in no way belittling the role, the magic, the absolute necessity of a decent suit. But never underestimate the importance of a good shoe. Shoes are not just the icing on the cake. They are an essential ingredient. And the wrong ones will destroy all your tailor’s hard work. Do not think the same pair of brown brogues made in Northampton in 1998 will suffice for everything. Yes, you are very proud of them, they cost a lot of money, they were made in the traditional way from the finest leather by a time served craftsman… But face it, they are twenty years old and they look more worn in than you do. In the interests of preserving your investment in sartorial elegance from the ankles up, N&T has partnered with UNDANDY, a particularly fantastic Portuguese custom shoemaker. Founded in 2015 by two entrepreneurs with the aim of…
30 Apr 2018
SUITED & BOOTED
Picture the scene. You’ve showered, shaved, brushed your teeth and your hair looks pretty great thanks. You smell good and you found your favourite pants.
Your N&T bespoke suit is hanging in the wardrobe, nicely pressed shirt beside it. A beautiful watch, belt, socks, everything out and ready to go. Just a question mark over the tie. It’s going to be a lovely day, lovely day, lovely day…. Well, possibly.