19
NOV
2013

Tie Dimples

Learning to tie a necktie is a rite of passage into young manhood. Many of us learn a simple four-in-hand knot, as it’s the easiest to maneuver. One detail that sometimes gets glossed over, however, is the dimple. It’s one of those neckwear details that adds elegance and... Read More →
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05
NOV
2013

A Primer on Wedding Colors

So you just got engaged. Congratulations! You’ve had a wonderful dinner, notified your family, and put up new pictures on Facebook. Life is good, right? Wedding Planning It is. Then the reality of wedding planning sets in, and while you don’t really have anything to complain... Read More →
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29
OCT
2013

The Team Has Expanded!

Our fantastic clients have been instrumental in the success of Henry A. Davidsen. Our success has been so great, in fact, that we’ve brought on new team members to continue growing our business. We’re excited to introduce you to them here. Robert Williams, Vice-President of Sales... Read More →
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15
OCT
2013
Brown Leather Shoes

Top 5 Shoes for Fall

Here at Henry A. Davidsen, we’re not just custom clothiers, we’re Image Consultants. With that in mind, our advice goes beyond the suit that you wear. George Frazier, working for Esquire back in the 1960’s, is known in sartorial circles for this famous quote: “Wanna know if a guy... Read More →
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08
OCT
2013
Raw wool for custom suits

The Fall Fabric Series, Pt. 1: Wool

That’s it folks, we’ve arrived at autumn. For anyone who loves wearing clothes, fall is the perfect season. The cooler temperatures allow us to layer wool sport coats and sweaters over our shirts, and you can actually button up and wear a tie without sweating in 90-plus degree... Read More →
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17
SEP
2013
Man in custom suit and tie

The Image of Bo Xilai

Here at the shop we are constantly driving home this point to our clients: the image you project is extremely important. Having been in the image business for so long, we’ve found that some of our clients understand this concept inherently. These are cases in which a man comes to... Read More →
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10
SEP
2013
Custom Demin Jeans and Monk Strap Shoes

Top 5 Garments for Fall

Despite the heat and humidity, we’re looking forward to fall. True, we have three weeks to keep wearing bright colors and lightweight fabrics, but it’s time to think about your autumn wardrobe if you’re having custom clothes made. To that end, we’ve come up with a brief... Read More →
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03
SEP
2013
White shoes and colrful socks

The Tale of Labor Day

Two of the best things about dressing for summer are white pants and white shoes. Tradition dictates that we can only wear such items between Memorial Day and Labor Day, and with the passing of the latter, we thought it’d be interesting to get into the history of the holiday.... Read More →
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06
AUG
2013
Robin Thicke in suit and shirt

Style Profile: Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”

Ah, Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines.” In typical summer jam fashion, it’s neither musically complex nor lyrically deep, but it’s catchy as heck and this guy can actually sing. Great timing, too; since we recently did a profile on Justin Timberlake, the... Read More →
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23
JUL
2013
The best tailor in Philadelphia Henry A. Davidsen

Top 5 Interview Tips

Whether you’re just out of school or decades deep into your professional life, you will likely go on a job interview at some point in your life. Coaches and mentors will help prepare you for the questions the interviewer will ask, how to respond to them, questions that you... Read More →
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