Carmelo Blandino Time Lapse of Custom Jacket Painting

Rocco’s Tailor Shop had guest artist Carmelo Blandino in over the weekend to custom hand paint a ladies jacket. This artist creates a beautiful one of a kind creation using a jacket as his canvas. Time lapsed so you can enjoy the entire process in under a minute – enjoy! Visit Rocco’s Tailor Shop for… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 56 Ascots on Trend

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. This week’s episode of Jackets required Is all about Ascots baby! An ascot, or cravat, is also a considered a tie. The name comes from the Royal Ascot race held at the Ascot Racecourse. In British English the casual day term for ascot would… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 54 Smoking Jackets

In this week’s episode of Jackets Required we are going to take a look at the classic gentlemen’s smoking jacket. Smoking jackets evolved in the 17th century as a way to protect the limited good wardrobe pieces men had from the smell of smoke. As time progressed we saw this wardrobe piece evolve from one… read more »