If you’re a chap of any sartorial standing in the city of London, the likelihood is that you will already be well aware of the fine wares offered by one of the city’s finest tailors, Budd Shirts. Established back in 1910, Budd have been operating from the same London store in Piccadilly Arcade for over a century and those who know their dress shirts and the importance of finding a good tailor, have been gravitating towards their exceptional store for over 100 years.

Budd are an icon of the London fashion scene and they boast not only an exemplary and unparalleled selection of ready to wear shirts but also two classically trained and world-renowned tailors who carry out their bespoke tailoring service, the end result of which is a shirt that fits so well that you will barely know you’re wearing it.

For anyone who has luxurious events to attend before the summer draws to a close, then one look at Budd Shirts’ Black Tie Guide should steer you in the right direction so far as getting all of your shirt, bowtie and accessory choices spot on. Looking dapper is no mean feat but when you have a style-sherpa as reputable as Budd Shirts on your side, it’s difficult to put a foot wrong stylistically.