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TLOG Podcast Episode 17: Job Interviews, Tailored Shirts and Jewelry

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In today's episode, our hosts Richard and Charles touch on a topic that is important--facing interview questions. They both give insight on which questions are usually asked during interviews and the best ways to answer them. Richard then introduced Kevin of Custom Cut Shirts, a service that alters your shirts to look custom made. Kevin talks about how the business started, how the team maintains quality with altering shirts, and gives a code for every listener to receive 50% off their first service. Lastly, we bring in our style guru, Denis, who offers his insight on wearing jewelry. Stay tuned for future episodes where our hosts will discuss topics based on fashion, lifestyle, and etiquette. Subscribe to The Life of a Gentleman to keep up with new episodes. Rate Review The Life of a Gentleman so we can make our show better! Follow us on Instagram @tlogpodcast Visit redeem your 50% off! Follow @denis_styles on Instagram

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Guest Bio: 

Kevin - Custom Cut Shirts (Information from the website below)

First, when we receive a shirt, our tailors analyze them individually, considering fabric thickness, pattern, and the current seams and joints the shirt has.

Once they have assessed the shirt, they inverse it, lay it out, and mark the shirt using a 3D printed template which takes your measurements and adds the correct % of wiggle room across the chest, waist, hips, and biceps.

This is where our tailors make accommodations for irregularities such as a thinner fabric, specific seams, or joints.

After making the shirt, the same tailor will pick the seams, disconnect the cuff, and cut the shirt to size, insuring that both sides mirror each other(a common problem with off the rack clothing).

Using a serger stitch, we make our first pass, giving a clean durable seam on the inside. We match the threads to the existing thread colors, and take a second pass with a tight weave straight stitch for a durable finished edge.

We wrap up the sewing by reattaching at the cuff and hemming the bottom joint to a finished edge.

To complete the process we iron the shirt, fold it carefully before wrapping it up, packaging, and shipping it back to you.