Classic gray, seen here in Super 130's cloth from Vitale Barberis, is one of the 3 essential suits every man should own. It's the perfect compliment to any skin tone and can easy take you from the board room to dinner. Opting for a high twist, year-round fabric will ensure the suit is never uncomfortable or out of place. It's versatility at its best. 

All About Fabric: Thomas Mason

All About Fabric: Thomas Mason

The finest shirting fabrics 1701 carries are Thomas Mason fabrics. Thomas Mason is one of the most well known names when it comes to shirts, but is not necessarily explained as to why it’s great. It almost seems like in fashion you can put someone’s name in front of a product and that gives you rights to mark up 10 times.

But Thomas Mason is a different animal. 

The Best Suit Fabrics for Summer

The Best Suit Fabrics for Summer

Summer heat can pose a challenge to those of us that wear suits everyday, and as the temperatures heat up, we’re often asked for recommendations on the types of fabrics to create some lightweight, breathable suits. The fabrics we always recommend for summer are high twist fabrics, linen, cotton, and blended fabrics.