Tom Nox Style Guide | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Utah

Now that we have had Tom Nox sportcoats in UWM Men’s Shop for a while now, hopefully most of you readers have been able to add one or two or five to your closets. If not it's about time! For those that have, or will soon be, here is a guide to help you know what to wear your jackets with.  

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Green with White Windowpane

This is a jacket that you have lots of options to wear it with. Starting with the pants, the first logical choice is to match the windowpane cream color, a cream, beige or lighter tan color will pair great with this jacket. You can also wear this jacket with pants that are navy or lighter gray. If you want to go with a more business casual look throw it on with a pair of nice jeans. 

For shirts, any solid button up is easy, if you go with a patterned option, try to stick to mini patterns. Another great look is a nice white or black T shirt tucked into a nice pair of trousers with this jacket is a classy look. If you choose to wear a tie with your look, a solid color or patterns are great, just try to avoid overlapping window panes or check patterns. 

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Orange with White Windowpane

This is a jacket that immediately adds character to your outfit due to the amazing orange color. Again starting with the pants, the first choice is the cream color in the windowpane. You can also wear pants in beige, tans, browns. This jacket will look great with navy and other blues, grays and charcoals will look great with the orange color. This will also look great casually with a nice pair of denim. 

As far as shirts and ties its the same as the green jacket, any solid button up is easy, if you go with a patterned option, try to stick to mini patterns. Another great look is a nice white or black T shirt tucked into a nice pair of trousers with this jacket is a classy look. If you choose to wear a tie with your look, a solid color or patterns are great, just try to avoid overlapping window panes or check patterns. 




Green with Burgundy Windowpane

Starting with the pants, try pairing it with a pair of pants similar to the windowpane burgundy color. On its own a pant this color may seem a little bold, but with this jacket it will look awesome. You can also wear this jacket with navys or darker blues, browns. Pants with darker tones will look great with this jacket. You can also wear darker denim jeans for a more casual look.

For shirts a solid white or lighter blue button up will look great. For ties same as the other examples a solid color or patterns are great, just try to avoid overlapping check patterns. 




Blue, Brown, Gray Mini Check

Don’t let this jacket pattern overwhelm you. This jacket makes it pretty simple, try wearing it with one of the three jacket colors; gray, blue or brown pants are super easy. You can also wear most colors of jeans for a more casual look. 

For shirts a solid white or lighter blue button up will look great. For ties same as the other examples a solid color or patterns are great, just try to avoid overlapping check patterns. 




Hopefully this is helpful to you. If not stop by UWM Men’s Shop, pick out a new Tom Nox Jacket or any of the other items we have and we would be happy to put your looks together. Stop by today!!

Hybrid Sport Coats | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Utah

Temperatures dropping by the day, cold crisp air that you can see your breath, trees changing colors, pumpkin everything, yep fall is here. Fall can be an exciting time for mens fashion.  Unpacking all of our heavy wool suits, sweaters and jackets not to mention flannels. At UWM Men’s Shop we love fall and could not be more excited to have it here. The #1 reason we love fall is HYBRIDS, HYBRIDS, HYBRIDS!! 

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Every February the UWM staff gets together around a stack of pattern and color swatches to pick out our favorite 10 -15 choices for that years fall and winter hybrid sportcoat and overcoat selections. We submit the order and we wait anxiously for September to get here. That's right, 8 months in advance. In September we have anywhere from 100-150 hybrid sportcoats in stock.

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Hybrid sportcoats have quickly become a UWM favorite. They are called a hybrid due to the detachable bib that zips in and out of the sportcoat. The bib provides a different dynamic to the sportcoats functionality. Dress it up or down, wear it with a pair of jeans and a tee shirt on a night out wife the significant other. Or if it's business time once you are in the restaurant or a meeting unzip out the bib and you have a classy sport coat. 




Big coats can be a hassle. You no longer have to hang them at the door, simply wear them to the table. The most beautiful things are the classiest. These hybrids are the pieces that will keep you stylish whether you live in Florida and need a sport coat, but fly to New York and need that extra windscreen. Hybrid sportcoats are easily the most popular fall and winter item in our 114 years of business.




The hybrid concept has leaked into our overcoats as well. Full length trench coats are not only bulky, but constrictive, our 3/4 length overcoats are almost knee length, adding class and elegance to your winter wardrobe. 




Stop by UWM today to get your hybrid sportcoat before they are gone 







 




Pant Terms | UWM Men's Shop | SLC, Utah

There is so much that goes into finding that perfect jacket that if there is one garment men commonly neglect when they pick out a suit, it’s the pants. Pants have many features top to bottom, waistband to hem, that are important to consider for fit and appearance whether you are buying them as part of a suit or on their own as a pair of casual chinos.

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The Waistband

Starting at the top, pants most commonly feature a waistband. The waistband is a thin strip of fabric that wraps around the waist and features some of the securing mechanisms needed to hold them on the body, namely a button or hooks.

The waistband can vary in terms of width, from thin to wide, though the standard is between 1-2″ wide.

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Belt Loops

Attached to the waistband are the belt loops, which hold the belt in place around the waist. It is traditionally said that pants with belt loops should always be worn with a belt; otherwise, it looks like you just forgot to put it on. However, going beltless is popular for a more casual look.




Side Adjusters

For reasons of greater formality and uninterrupted lines, some men prefer trousers with side adjusters. These are usually small buckles, one at each hip, attached to cloth tab or strap that enable you to cinch the waist an inch or so on each side.




After-Dinner Split

This is a split in the material at the center back of the waistband held together by loose slip stitching.The name suggests that it helps accommodate the expansion of your stomach if you eat a large meal. However, the real purpose is to give more movement of the fabric at the waist, especially when you sit. 




Waist Curtain

On the inside of your waistband, you may have a waist curtain. It’s a strip of lining that runs the full circumference of the waistband. Usually, it’s secured along the top of the waistband but can be lifted up from the bottom to reveal the underlying materials of the waistband construction.




The Rise

Below the waistband is the area called the rise, measured from the seam at the bottom of the crotch to the waistband. This may be in the range of 9-13 inches depending on the size of the pants and whether it is low-rise, mid-rise, or high-rise. 

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Pleats

Pleats are folds of fabric in the trouser rise. Pleats add mass and visual impact to the area of the rise. They can provide more comfort than a flat rise, especially if you carry weight in your abdomen, because the extra fabric there expands slightly as you move around, sit down or get up. Pleats also continue the crease that runs up the middle of each pant leg if you have dress pants on, which enhances the sharp and polished look.




The Seat

On the other side of the rise is your seat, where your rear end is. There isn’t much to say about pants construction here except for the various pocket options. Usually, you have two rear pockets on the seat, though these can either be welt pockets or welts with a single button on each. This gives you a clean rear seat.




Lining

Legs may also be lined on the inside, either down to the thigh or fully, especially if the pants are a light color or one that is either sheer or rough–summer fresco cloth is both. The lining prevents your skin and underwear from showing through and also protects your skin from abrasion. 




Cuffs

Cuffs on pants give weight to the bottoms of the legs. In this way, they have the effect of visually shortening your legs. If you wear flat-front pants, cuffs are optional. If you wear pleats, generally you would usually go with cuffs to counterbalance the pleats, both visually and in terms of lending actual physical weight to balance the pulling of pleats in the area of the rise. 




Neck Ties 101 : How to Wear a Tie! | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Utah

We have all been there and asked the question, “what should I be looking for when shopping for a new necktie?” We are here to help, the first thing to consider is the fabric of the tie. There are several to choose from.

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SILK TIES





For year round ties that will work across a range of seasons and occasions, silk is your best consideration. A little information about why silk ties are amazing. Silk is one of the most durable fabrics in the world. Even though silk is incredibly soft,  its tensile strength is very high. Silk’s elasticity contributes to its tensile strength. Silk Fabrics retain their shape and do a good job of not wrinkling. Silk repels dirt due to its smooth finishing and also repels dirt due to its smooth finish.





LINEN TIES





If you are seeking ties for more casual settings, especially during the warmer months, a linen tie is another ideal choice. Linen is a lighter weight fabric that breathes easily, making it an appropriate choice during casual settings in warmer weather.

The downside to wearing a linen tie is that it creases easily, and so should be avoided for most formal occasions, such as work, a cocktail party or a presentation. They are, however, great for summer weddings!





COTTON TIES





Cotton ties, like linen, are lighter weight and ideal for casual settings and for warmer weather.

Cotton is a great choice for more casual settings and are typically lighter and have a more relaxed look.





WOOL TIES





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An ideal replacement for silk or lighter weight summer ties, wool ties provide you an additional texture to your look, specially during the fall and winter months. Given that wool is a heavier fabric, its insulation properties make it a fantastic choice for the fall and winter seasons.





The tones of most wool ties help them blend in perfectly with the colder months, where colors such as olive green, mustard yellow and navy replace the summer pastel colors of light pink, light blue and lavender.





This combination of texture and color make wool ties a preferred choice during the winter months. While wool ties can work well with textured jackets such as tweed, they are an excellent complement to traditional suits. Wool ties drape well and tie thick knots, making them a perfect neckwear choice for any setting.





TIE PATTERN





When choosing a tie pattern it is best to look for tie patterns that will help elongate your frame. Going with patterns such as stripes or solids will work particularly well, especially if you are on the slim side.





For shorter guys who are more stout, striped ties can still work extremely well, but replace the solid ties with geometric or repeating patterns that are smaller. Larger geometric patterns will make you look more stocky and take away from what we are trying to do.





TIE KNOTS





There are quite a few options when it comes to tying your tie in fact I read that there is 177,147  ways to tie a tie, crazy right? Luckily you only really need to know three: the Four-in-hand, Windsor, and Half-Windsor. 





  • FOUR-IN-HAND

 This knot is the most popular and is the easiest one to tie. This should be the first one you learn.





  • WINDSOR

The full Windsor knot is a classic. What is important to know here, is that the Windsor knot requires a longer tie as it requires a couple of wrappings. The full Windsor or Double Windsor knot creates a large symmetrical knot that wears best with a wide collar.





  • HALF-WINDSOR

The Half-Windsor is another popular choice as it creates a medium sized knot that works with most collar types.

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Do yourself a favor, go to YouTube look up these knots and watch a few tutorial videos and you’ll be tying these knots in no time!




Navy Blazer | UWM Men's Shop | SLC, Utah

If there is a singular garment that endures in function and meaning, it’s the navy sportcoat. Classic, modern, dressed up or down, its variations and iterations are always the right choice. It can be worn with flannels or jeans, wing tips or boat shoes.

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While it’s true that the traditional navy jacket is the backbone of any serious wardrobe, the fact remains that formal or informal, off-the-rack or custom, a good navy jacket is always going to be a smart investment. The navy jacket of today is a more varied tool in your clothing arsenal. It’s actually a casually dressy garment, equivalent to a cardigan when paired with jeans and loafers.

A navy sportcoat can fill the gap when you need to look nice but not too formal; somewhere between a suit and a sweater. This versatility means that it can dress up jeans and a worn-out button down just as easily as it can dress down fresh khakis and a tie.

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Styles can vary as much as material. Some jackets have iconic brass buttons, while others have horn or plastic buttons. While double vents are popular and provide a Continental flair, the single vented, natural shouldered model is classically American. Fabric weights can easily range from heavy flannel to lightweight linen.





As with all clothing, when shopping for a blue sportcoat approach it as a major investment and buy the best that you can. A well-made and fitted navy sportcoat should be a jacket you can turn to for years to come and something you are happy to reach for in the morning. A well-made jacket made from quality fabric will be as comfortable as your favorite sweatshirt.

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Keep in mind you do not necessarily have to break the bank when it comes to finding one that’s right for you, unless you want to. If you can afford made-to-measure and the time and cost that accompanies it by all means, go for it. Find what works for you and feels right.





At UWM Men’s Shop we have a variety of options to fill your navy jacket needs. Stop by today to check them out.






How a Dress Shirt Should Fit | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Utah

When it comes to dress shirts it is vital to have shirts that fit you correctly. The three most common fit issues are:



  1. Fit of the waist, too much/not enough fabric

  2. Sleeves too long/short for your arms

  3. Collars that are too loose/tight

  4. Slouching shoulder seam

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These are the areas you need to pay attention to when you’re buying your next dress shirt. 




Fit Of The Waist

Dress shirt shouldn’t have fabric hanging over the waist of your pants.  On the other end of the spectrum, you don’t want your shirt skin tight like a muscle tee. If your shirt is too small, wrinkles will start to form around the buttonholes. If the shirt is too loose, a muffin top will begin to form around your waist from the excess fabric.




How Long 

Your dress shirt sleeves should end at the break of the hand, where your wrists meet your palms. If its too short your shirt sleeves will push too far back if you raise your arms. Too long and your sleeve cuff will begin to bunch and fold on your hands.




Neck Fit

A shirt collar that doesn’t fit is the worst. If it’s too small it may choke you out before you're done wearing it.  On the other side a massively oversized collar. You know the look, turn your head and you can see the shirt label on the back.




Your collar should fit close to your neck. There should be just enough room for you to run two fingers between your collar and your neck when its buttoned up. If you’re wearing a tie, think of the collar of your dress shirt like the waist of your pants. If you have pants that are too big and you put a belt on, the waist will begin to bunch-up. Same with your collar.




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Shoulder Seam

Your shirt’s shoulder seam should hit you right on the top of your shoulders for a clean, tailored look. If you are going to something more oversized, this seam can be relaxed a bit and fall over the top of your shoulder. There are many different ways of wearing a dress shirt, but when it comes to a clean polished look, we recommend your shoulder seams hit right at the top of your shirt!

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Lucky for you, at UWM Men’s Shop learning how a dress shirt should fit is easy. We have shirts from Eton, Tom Nox, Givocci and others that off the rack will fit you the right way. If any alterations need to be made to ensure the perfect fit we can take care of that as well will our in house master tailor Anwar. A good shirt is the first building block to a good outfit - and inversely, a bad shirt can ruin a good outfit! Let us walk you through everything you’ll need to have the right shirts and build your outfits the right way! With quick turn around times in our tailoring, you can have your new shirt in no-time! Come see us today! 






Suit VS Tux - What's the difference? | UWM Men's Shop | City Creek Mall



What’s the difference? Tuxedo vs. Suit.  At UWM we are here to help!

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Tuxedo Fabric

Tuxedos and suits are generally made from wool, one difference between a tuxedo and a suit is the use of satin fabric in areas of the tuxedo. Satin is used on tuxedo lapels, buttons, the pocket piping and the stripe down the leg of the pant. 




Lapels

Tuxedo jackets have a few distinguishing design features for their lapels. Suit jacket can have a notch lapel or a peak lapel, however, a tux jacket may also have a Shawl Lapel. Like the notch and peak lapels, shawl lapels on a tuxedo is commonly reserved for celebratory events or dinners. Notch lapels are a more casual style of lapel, rarely will you find notch lapels on a tux jacket.  




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Buttons

In addition to having satin covered buttons, the tuxedo jacket generally will have a one button design. Suit jackets range from one to three buttons. A single button tux jacket forms long unbroken lines in the front giving you a clean and sleek look. 





Pockets

Another difference between a tux and a suit jacket is the pockets. Tuxedo jackets won’t have the traditional flapped/patch pockets found on suits and casual blazers. Tuxedos generally will have what is known as a Jetted Pocket. A jetted pocket has a satin piping along the pocket opening, this type of pocket helps in adding to the clean lines of the tuxedo.

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Colors

If you can find the bright blue or orange tuxedos donned by Lloyd and Harry on Dumb and Dumber we salute you. Typically black and blue tuxedos are the most common and appropriate for any event or formal occasion. 






Pants

There are differences between tuxedo and suit pants. Tuxedo pants have a satin strip down the side of the pant legs to match the satin on the jacket. This strip runs along the outer seam. This adds to the sleek appearance of the rest of the tuxedo. Unlike most pants, tuxedo pants don’t have belt loops to keep the clean aesthetic of tuxedo style. To keep the pants up wear them at the right height. A good tailor like Anwar our Master Tailor at UWM can help with this. Suspenders are another solution to keeping your britches up and definitely add to the dapper look.

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Wedding Suits | Salt Lake City, Utah | City Creek Center Mall

As the groom, all eyes will be on you and your partner, of course you want to look your best. Don't worry, at UWM Men’s Shop we've got you covered.

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Your attire should be appropriate for your venue and match with the overall vibe of your wedding. If your wedding is in the daytime or outdoors, you can wear something more casual, fabrics such as linen, cotton or seersucker. For an evening affair in a ballroom or hotel, go with a darker, well-tailored suit or tux. 

Be sure to dress for your body type. Keep in mind that even the most expensive suit or tux will look and feel awful if it doesn't fit right. Make sure you can move, do twists, turns and arm raises to make sure there's plenty of mobility to show off your sick dancing skills. 

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Traditionally, the groomsmen wear attire that's the same as or similar to that of the groom, but it's up to you. If you aren't planning for all the guys in your wedding party to wear the exact same suit or tux, it's important that their outfits match in style and feel with yours. Aim to pair your groomsmen style to that of the bridesmaids, if the bridesmaids have a vintage vibe, have the guys dressed to match.

To gain a unique look, it's in the details. Have your guys wear a cool boutonniere, a bow tie or necktie, even cuff links can add a fun and unique style to your precedings. If you have two wedding colors, you can wear one of the shades while the rest of the guys wear the other. For a more formal affair, have the groomsmen wear a tux with a black vest and bow tie, while you rock a white vest and tie. Don’t be afraid to inject your personality. 

At UWM we have all the suits, tuxedos, accessories and expertise needed to make sure you look amazing on your day. Stop in today!!

Seven Fold Ties | Salt Lake City | UWM Men's Shop

Here at UWM Men’s Shop we love and appreciate the finer things when it comes to suiting, accessories and especially fine neckwear. Having said this, let us introduce you the most classic and luxurious tie available: The Seven-Fold Tie.  Unlike most ties, which are made with some pieces of fabric sewn together, the true seven fold tie was constructed from one large piece of silk, which was unlined and accordion folded in on itself 7 times. The edges are hand-rolled and hand-stitched. It is emphasized on all handmade process and pure silk material. That’s why seven-fold tie is so impeccable; it has a thicker feel, incomparable drape, a larger looking tie knot, and a more hefty weight.

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Labor intensity and quality of material drive the tie's price, a seven-fold shows its value when suitably worn. The lack of lining allows the tie to knot without binding and creates an attractive dimple that spreads luxuriantly down from the neck. It drapes perfectly and never takes on the awkward folds of a liner. Another great thing about the seven fold tie is that it has greater reflex than standard ties - meaning that when you untie your knot, the folds, wrinkles and creases disappear much faster. There is something wonderful about handmade items and a tie should also be handmade.

It has been said that “a well-tied tie is the first serious step in life,” everyone should have a fine tie to put their best foot forward. We feel that a necktie is one of the few items through which a man can reveal his personality or mood, so make a smart choice when choosing your next necktie.

At UWM we are the only store in the state that carries 7 fold ties. Come in and check out our collection from Givocci, Kiton, Robert Talbott, Isaia, Dolce Punta and more!

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Bold Sport Coats | Salt Lake City | UWM Men's Shop

Spring is an exciting time for mens fashion. Packing away all of our heavy wool suits and sweaters. Adding a few jackets with bold patterns and colors can be a really fun addition to an otherwise classic wardrobe. Wearing these types of jacket is a great way to mix up your style when you want to make a statement.

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The key to wearing a jacket with bold patterns or colors is to dress with subtlety. The focus should be on the well-tailored jacket and your personal demeanor. Don’t overthink it. A great white or solid blue shirt provides a simple palette for you to build upon. We all own a few of these shirts and it’s an easy choice if you’ve never worn a jacket on the bolder side. Pairing this with a solid colored trousers for example navy, lighter greys, or charcoal (again letting the jacket be the focus). Having several pairs of solid color trousers in your wardrobe to mix with different patterned jackets during the spring season will simplify the pairing.




Wearing a tie isn’t required when sporting a jacket like this. Unbutton that top shirt button rock the business casual look, not to mention comfort! If you do choose to wear a tie, make it something solid or very minimal patterns. Wearing cotton, linen or a simple silk knit can be a well-rounded choice. Lastly, loafers or even a nice pair of dress sneakers should be a repeat theme this spring. Investing in a few pairs of no-show socks should be a priority, unless you would rather go sockless.

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Wearing a bold jacket takes one major factor: confidence. Men are inherently afraid of breaking away from what they know, DON’T BE!!  At UWM Men’s Shop we are happy to help, from picking out the right jacket to what to wear it with, let us help. Owning a bold sport coat or two will let you freely express and explore your personal style while giving you a much needed break from the expected.  




BLAZERS vs SPORTCOATS vs SUIT JACKETS | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Utah

Sports jackets. Suit jackets. Blazers. Most men use these terms interchangeably, as do many men’s clothing stores. Hopefully this information once and for all sort out the differences between these three jacket types.

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BLAZER

  • Dressier than a sport coat, but more casual than a suit jacket. Blazers have a looser fit compared to suit jackets.

  • Originally worn by members of boating clubs

  • Usually solid in color, most commonly in navy and black

  • Traditionally made from wool, the most common fabrics used include blue worsted serge, flannel and hopsack.

  • Another detail that sets blazers apart from the suit jacket is its buttons. Blazers will have gold, silver or mother of pearl buttons.

  • Can be worn casually with jeans however brass or metal buttons can make it difficult

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THE SPORTCOAT

  • Can be more casual than a blazer

  • Originally worn during “sporting” activities (hunting, shooting etc.)

  • The sports jacket was meant to look more rugged than the suit and the blazer. As such, sturdier fabrics were used such as tweeds, houndstooth and Donegal. Cotton and linens are also common fabrics used.

  • Often has less construction than a blazer or a suit jacket

  • Looks great dressed up or casually with jeans

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SUIT JACKET

  • In most situations a suit jacket is intended to be worn with the matching trousers

  • Generally a suit jacket is made to fit slimmer. It should fit close to the body. It is also not meant to be worn with multiple layers underneath.

  • Often has more construction than a blazer or sportcoat (canvas lining, shoulder pads etc.)

  • Fabrics (often wool) are usually finer and smoother compared to sportcoats

  • The buttons on today’s suit jackets will usually be plastic. However higher end suits may come with horn or mother-of-pearl buttons.

  • Suit jackets will usually come with notched lapels. Occasionally peak lapels are used in suits.




How to take care of your Suit | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Ut

CLEANING

Only clean your suit when it is physically dirty, in most cases spot cleaning yourself will be sufficient. In some cases dry-cleaning may be necessary. You never want to over dry-clean a garment.

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Dry cleaning is a chemical wash that can wear down the fabric if you do it too often. Think of it like dipping the garment in a chemical that “scrapes away” the very surface layer of the fabric. Eventually the fibers begin to weaken.



If your suit just needs a refresh, have it professionally pressed. To have your suit pressed is much cheaper than dry-cleaning, and the heat and steam will kill most of the bacteria and clean it sufficiently in most cases without weakening the suit fibers.



STEAMING

It’s a good idea to steam your suit before or after each wear. This brings it back to its natural state, and natural hang. This can be as simple as hanging it in the bathroom while you take a hot shower.



STORING

After you take your suit off, always hang it up immediately. Don’t throw it in the hamper. Don’t toss it on the ground. Don’t throw it over a chair. Hang it on a proper hanger. This will allow it to return to its natural shape, dry out any moisture shape, and ultimately help it last longer.



GIVE IT A BREAK

Try not to wear a suit two days in a row. Like a pair of shoes, it’s a good idea to allow the garment to fully dry-out and catch its breath. Even a workhorse needs a break to perform its best.



PACKING/TRAVELING

When traveling with a suit, make sure that you have a proper suit bag. Suit bags help to fold your suit properly and minimize wrinkles. It also protects your suit from being damaged during travel.



ALTERING

If you change weight/shape and the suit is not fitting as well as it could, consider getting it altered. A properly adjusted fit doesn’t just look and feel good, it also helps a garment last longer.








2019 Spring/Summer Trends | UWM Men's Shop | Salt Lake City, Utah

Now that we are approaching the spring and summer seasons here’s a few trend tips to keep your closet fresh!!


Faded Denim Jeans

Lighten-up this season with jean that’s not only lighter in color, but also a denim that’s literally lighter in weight. From high-fashion brands like Kiton and Brioni, to denim labels we love like Paige and AG, light wash jeans are dominating the denim game this spring. Though many men opt for a darker wash, switching up shades in favor of lighter washes is officially the denim move in 2019. According to Pinterest, searches for “light washed denim” are up 70 percent. Thankfully, lighter shades of denim are just as versatile as their darker predecessors.


Knit Polos

A sporty polo is an excellent alternative to a dress shirt or casual T-shirt. Knit polos have a unique quality to them that offers a hint of a vintage vibe for modern, refined style. The soft cotton-blend fabric will keep you cool and looking great with confidence.

Cropped Trousers

Cropped trousers dominated women’s fashion in 2018, and they’re heading straight for men’s fashion in 2019. It’s time for guys to show a little skin (ankles, guys, ankles). As we say here at UWM “when you have ankles that look this good you gotta show them off!” It can also be the perfect opportunity to show off a cool pair of socks—or the new pair of sneakers or loafers you just got.

 

Florals

Floral print is a must have in 2019. From button up dress shirts, polos, ties and other accessories to t shirts and swim trunks floral patterns are here. Only a few years ago, this sort of thing might have been considered questionable.  Style however, is constantly shifting under our feet, and opinions like these just seem humorous. Flowers are trending people, and as a result designers are employing them like never before. You should follow suit.

Stop by UWM Men’s Shop today to see these items and other new spring and summer items available.  




Eton Shirts | UWM MEN'S SHOP | Salt Lake City, Utah

Eton has crafted fine men's shirts since 1928. The original factory and headquarters remain in Gånghester, Sweden, where their very first shirts were sewn. Eton has evolved from Swedish craftsmanship and attention to detail, today they are a global leading shirt maker and can be found in 49 markets at some of the world's most exclusive stores.

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Sustainability is important. For Eton, high quality equals sustainability. Eton aims to produce long-lasting garments and to minimize negative environmental and social impact while doing so. They say that “the first step to a more sustainable clothing industry is to promote durable and timeless products.” This sustainability also transfers to how you care for your shirt; the better you take care of the nice garment, the longer it lasts, hence reducing the environmental impact of the garment itself.




All of Eton’s shirt fabrics are made from scratch to guarantee the high performance that characterizes their shirts. The garments are long-lasting and should inspire to care for them in the best way possible. Eton strives to constantly renew themselves. Working close with suppliers enables them to innovate fine shirting and create unique shirts and accessories.

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Each Eton shirt is made from 45 different parts and sewn with 12 000 stitches. To create the perfect fit for any body type Eton has designed four different body fits per neck size, from trim super slim to their generous classic fit. With Etons different styles you will have a shirt for every occasion - from timeless business to formal evening wear and weekend staples.

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At UWM one of our favorite things about Etons is you can wash it at home, no need for dry cleaning, wash it in cold water and hang it up to dry. Stretch the cuff, collar and front placket touch it up with an iron if you like a crisp shirt. Eton is truly an easy car shirt. Stop by UWM Men’s Shop and check out our Eton selection today.