When you hear “Sharkskin,” it likely conjures up iconic imagery from its heyday in the 1960’s, when it was the favorite of cool characters like the Rat Pack and even Elvis. It also saw renewed popularity in the 80’s, with its stereotypical boxy silhouette and shiny appearance from synthetic fibers. Well, forget everything you think you know about this fabric! Today’s Sharkskin is an updated, modern, super refined interpretation that has all the coolness of its prior iterations and none of the clunkiness.
Sharkskin is one of our featured Spring 2017 fabrics, and this season we’re offering some truly special styles, like our brand new luxury Sharkskin suit separates and our ever-popular Sharkskin pants. First, however, a brief primer!
Believe it or not, Spring is here! Spring is all about experimentation and being playful with one’s style, and the colors we’ve brought you in the Spring ’17 Dress Shirt Collection are a true reflection of that fact. Here are some exciting new additions to some of our most classic seasonal color combinations.
Dark Pink + Tan
Dark pink is a lively color, which makes it the perfect tone to represent the intrinsic vitality of Spring. From a color science perspective, pink is literally red mixed with white, and like its close relative red, it is undeniably bold and eye-catching. Because it is diluted by white, though, pink is a more… Continue>>
Here at Paul Fredrick, we’re proud to provide our customer with styles that are truly one-of-a-kind. You won’t see these styles anywhere else, since all of our clothing is designed, produced, and sold exclusively to you through our website and our catalog. The subject of this post, silk-trimmed dress shirts, is just another example of our commitment to distinction.
Our silk trim collection is unique because the trim is made from 100% pure silk. Our Dress Shirt Buyer, Michael, explains why this is so difficult to find: “This type of detail is a rarity in the market due to the expense of the… Continue>>
This Holiday, we’re excited to announce that we will be offering the largest number of styles we’ve ever had! For this particular post, we asked our Buyers to take a look at this huge assortment of new styles and pick just one favorite from their respective departments. Below we’ve listed a few of the team’s top picks:
We asked our Dress Shirt Buyer, Michael, to pick one shirt from the whopping 410 brand new styles for Holiday 2016. That pick is the 2-Ply Cotton Satin Stripe Spread Collar Dress Shirt. He explains: “I love the rich tones of red and brown in this shirt, which are perfect for the Holiday season. The satin weaving in the red… Continue>>
Although every season of the Paul Fredrick calendar year has its own unique and exquisite colors, we believe that Holiday might possess the most magnificent of them all. Ornamentation is a common practice during this period, even among those who normally opt for a more muted look.
Despite the sometimes gloomy weather, Holiday is a time of excitement and promise, and those sentiments are certainly reflected in the dynamic tones around which we’ve built our new Holiday 2016 Collection. Here are a few of our favorites:
Blue + Red
You might be asking, “What’s so special about blue and red? Isn’t Holiday the time to experiment with the bold and unusual?” Admittedly… Continue>>
In today’s post, we’re going to give you a peek into the minds of the people behind the Paul Fredrick Fall 2016 Collection. Our Buyers work closely with the manufacturers in their niche from initial design, product development, all the way through to the final delivery of the season’s styles. Although every style is special in its own way, each of our Buyers have a favorite that they feel came out exceptionally well; alongside the debut of the new Fall 2016 Collection, we asked them to tell us what they chose from their category.
Here’s something a little different! If you’ve already browsed our Fall offerings, you’ll likely have noticed that blue makes… Continue>>