You Can Pull off these 4 Sport Coat Looks this Fall

You can easily pull off all 4 of these looks with your sport coat this Fall - at home or on the road.  Let us help you create that perfect sport coat or blazer and fill in the missing pieces.


1. All Tied Up

  1. Custom sport coat that's made just for you, from $675

  2. Crisp white custom shirt, from $119

  3. Italian tie and complementing pocket square, from $110/$65

  4. Custom belt in brown leather, from $225

  5. Custom trouser for everyday, from $250


2. Layered for Cool Fall Days

  1. Custom sportcoat that's made just for you, from $675

  2. Custom V-Neck sweater to add some warmth and texture, from $250

  3. Custom shirt in a novelty pattern, from $119

  4. Italian bold pocket square, from $65

  5. Finish with a fitted custom trouser, from $225

3. Casually Speaking

  1. Custom sport coat that's made just for you, from $675

  2. Patterned custom shirt chosen from dozens of new fabrics, from $119

  3. Denim for your casual Fridays

  4. Custom belt, from $225


4. Super Comfy in a Long Sleeve Polo (or V-Neck Tee)

  1. Custom sport coat that's made just for you, from $675

  2. Custom Long-Sleeve Polo - comfort yet polished, from $185

  3. Custom belt, from $225

  4. Denim to finish this casual but put together look

Crain's Luxury Gift Guide features Nicholas Joseph Custom Tailors

Crain's Luxury Gift Guide features Nicholas Joseph Custom Tailors

Treat the man in your life to a custom sport coat and coordinating custom polo shirt made for his body and personal style. A dozen measurements are taken with 100s of fabric options and styling details to choose from, including long or short sleeve. Nicholas Joseph makes Chicago’s favorite true custom shirts, custom suits, and is recommended by Esquire magazine for made in Chicago bespoke suits.

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Fall & Winter Men's Wardrobe Checklist

Do you have all your Fall & Winter menswear wardrobe essentials?   Here is a basic checklist to ensure you're ready to Live Dapper during the colder months.  Add or subtract items for a custom fit wardrobe for your lifestyle.

  • 1 Overcoat in grey or navy, add a second custom camel overcoat for variety
  • 2 Suits: 1 flannel & 1 bright slate (the new “it” color), try a custom three piece suit in thick chalk stripe and wear the vest with jeans for a warmer, dressed up look
  • 2 Sport Coats: 1 textured solid in a blue, grey, or charcoal & 1 subtle pattern like a glenplaid or herringbone
  • 5 Dress shirts, 10 if needed the full work week:  white, blue, lavender and 2 fun patterns (try a dot, paisley, or chambray this season), try all custom shirts to ensure a consistent fit
  • 3 Trousers: blue, grey, and tan plus 2 flannel pairs in any color
  • 1 Long sleeve polo, perfect for casual Fridays or weekends, and can easily be worn with a sport coat
  • A cardigan, v-neck, or shawl lapel sweater, try the latter for a more updated look
  • 2 belts, one black, one brown; Try a custom belt for fun in suede or a with a contrast stitch
  • 5 patterned socks in subtle colors, too bold is too last year
  • 5 ties in smaller patterns to make matching easy: 1 of each base color- 2 blue, purple, green,  and red, try wool for an updated look
  • Pocket squares: 2 white, 1 blue, and 2 fun prints, be sure they match your suits and sport coats