Dispatch

The irregular mumblings and musings from the desk of Murray Crane.

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05-06-19

Sometimes Always Never

Family feuds over Scrabble set against a background of life as a tailor, this could be an excerpt from my own life.

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01-06-19

London - Alterations and Repairs

We are quite often asked by our British clients about good places to get items valeted or repaired.

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24-05-19

Wedding Planner

Together Journal and An Organised Life have collaborated on a new Planner.

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22-05-19

Sartorial Travel Guide

Simon Crompton is widely regarded as one of the most influential menswear writers. He has published The Sartorial Travel Guide in association with Thames and Hudson.

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22-05-19

Shirt Care

A good white shirt is an indispensable item in any man's wardrobe.

White shirts do need to be looked after. Here are our top tips on how to maintain these.

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20-05-19

Chukka Boot

Chukka boots were first worn by the British armed forces in the Western Desert Campaign of World War 2.

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19-05-19

Gloves

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17-05-19

Breaking the Ice

Breaking the Ice is a new exhibition about to open at the Christchurch Museum.

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10-05-19

Tailoring Service

We offer full tailoring service on all garments, not just our own.

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07-05-19

Marcoliani Socks

Marcoliani has been manufacturing luxury socks since the 1950s. The latest collection features a number of new designs as well as some good staples including silk.

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03-05-19

Bow Ties

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02-05-19

Hopsack Blazer

This is the ideal option for business casual but will also dress up a pair of Jeans or Chinos. 

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24-04-19

NZSO - Star Wars

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra is performing live at screenings of Star Wars.

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23-04-19

Dress for your Day - Shirts

One of the most significant developments in men's dressing has been the gradual decline of the tie.

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15-04-19

Mitch Evans

Congratulations to Mitch Evans and Jaguar Racing on his maiden victory in Formula E. 

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