Tailoring- It’s in the Blood

Bespoke tailor Gareth Beckwith discusses his tailoring background and wealth ofexperience in the industry. After studying Business, IT and Computing at school,Gareth realised he didn’t enjoy it and began to work in retail. He worked at PrinciplesFor Men in the suiting department and after enjoying this experience, hesubsequently ran shops for the last 15 years […]

Bradford Bulls and Bodybuilding

In this blog post, Crown to Cuff tailor Gareth Beckwith recalls when he first metBodybuilding idol Gary Lister and also discusses his relationship with Rugby League’sBradford Bulls. Gareth first met Gary Lister at a bodybuilding show when he coincidently selected astand alongside Lister’s main sponsors. After immediately being attracted to Gareth’s business concept, the sponsors […]

Let Us Tailor Your Big Day!

At Crown to Cuff Bespoke, Gareth ensures that your wedding day will be a specialone with quality, handmade attire for the groom and the guests. Some of Gareth’scustomers discuss how he made their big days memorable: John Barber explained how Gareth catered for his brother in law’s wedding day:‘I methim as he’s a friend of […]

Dean Andrews- A BAFTA winning suit!

BAFTA winning actor Dean Andrews discusses his acting achievements, as well as hisexperience with Crown to Cuff’s Gareth Beckwith. Dean has starred in many hit TVseries’ including Life on Mars, Ashes to Ashes, Last Tango in Halifax and Buried; whichwon a BAFTA award for best drama series in 2004. Dean revealed how he got into […]

Clothing designed to flatter your unique shape!

With physiques that do not conform to traditional shapes and sizes of the averagemale, Gareth knows how to cater for bodybuilders’ needs to ensure a suit that fitsperfectly. Several Bodybuilders spoke out about their experience with Gareth. Mark Etherden has been competing in the British Championships since 1996:‘I’vebeen struggling for suits in the past but […]

The difference between bespoke suits, made to measure and off the shelf

Not all bespoke suits are the same. In fact, not all bespoke suits are actually bespokesuits. There is so often confusion about the difference between off the peg, bespokeand made to measure suits. Leeds based tailors Crown to Cuff unpicks this debate,so you can be clear about what you’re buying. Nobody wants to be ripped […]

The 5 steps to buying your perfect wedding suit

Wedding suits are an important investment. Well-fitted, bespoke suits will help youand your groomsmen feel and look your absolute best in the wedding day photosthat you’ll look back on for the rest of your life. But where do you start? How do you pick a style; a fabric; a colour? And if you have akeen […]