Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 43 – Suspenders, Keep Your Pants On!

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I’m going to help you keep your pants on… Seriously though, the topic this week is suspenders, or ‘braces’ as the Brits call them. Did you know that Samuel Clemens, known for his work as the… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 42 – Order Your Custom Suit for the Holidays

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. The holidays are just around the corner and you know what that means – holiday parties and special events. Maybe the theater, the opera or the Nutcracker ballet are on your agenda this year. Now is the time to start thinking about what to… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 41 – Fall Essentials

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I’m going to help you plan for Fall by covering a few of the essentials you should have in your wardrobe. First, especially is you are anywhere outside of Florida, get a nice longer coat for… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 40 – The Art of a Well Tailored Shave

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I’m going to discuss the art of a well-tailored shave and it’s importance to your overall look. Joining me today is Tony & Hazel of the 5th Avenue barbershop.   Your personal appearance is as important… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 39 Importance of Hand Sewing in Custom Clothing

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I want to share with you a little about the importance of hand sewing in creating custom clothing. There are certain items, of a custom suit for example, that are always hand sewn. These include the… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 38 The Importance of Pressing

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I am going to explain the importance of pressing a garment. Pressing is different than ironing. Ironing gets the wrinkles out, but the movement of the iron while pushing down can distort the grainline of the… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 36 Style by the Numbers

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I’m going to discuss creating your own style, by the numbers of course. So the first thing to consider when creating your own style is, what do you love? Do you love bright colors, fun floral… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 35 – How Important is your Image?

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I’m pleased to have Cheryl Lampard, Style Maven, from Style Matters International as my guest. Thanks for joining me Cheryl. CHERYL: Thanks for having me – it’s a pleasure to be here. DOM: So style is YOUR area… read more »

Jackets Required TV Presents: Episode 34 – What is Business Casual?

Welcome to Jacket’s Required, hello, I’m Dominic Lacquaniti, designer and tailor. On this week’s episode of Jackets required TV I’m going to tackle the age old question of what exactly IS “Business Casual”? Basically it refers to a style of dress that is less formal than regular business attire but still gives a professional relaxed… read more »