Do You Wear Your Suit Jacket with A Seatbelt?

Tai Ann Teo

Isn’t it real suave when James Bond hopped onto his car during a mission, or when Eggsy navigates his high-technology Kingsman black taxi in their suits? Sorry to burst your bubble, but movies will remain a fiction. You should never have your Suit Jacket on when driving, and the main reason would be the Seatbelt. Seatbelts will put pressure on your jackets, causing wrinkles. This is especially important, as people are leaning towards more lightweight fabrics, or fabrics of higher super numbers, which are not the best crease-resistant fabrics. The seatbelts will also result in wear and tear over prolonged...

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Why it's important to pick the right hangers for your wardrobe

Diyanah Kassim

Take a moment to step back and think about the total-added-value of the clothing in your closet. How do you feel? At Assemble, we get to visit client’s houses each day (yes, we do mobile tailoring services). So, we often get the privilege of examining different individual’s closets and the kind of clothes that they own. As we suspected, we found that an average of 60% of our clients’ clothes were in use, while the remaining 40% were chucked aside and left to collect dust. We asked our clients their reason for not disposing these clothes. Their most common responses...

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