Herman Bros & Co is a tailoring service that operates out of Burwood in Sydney’s Inner West; just a stone’s throw, or 15 minutes by train, from the Sydney CBD.
It’s incredibly exciting to find new tailoring services cropping up in Sydney, and I recently had the opportunity to have a fitting with Herman of Herman Bros. If I were to sum up Herman Bros in three words or less it would be: Options! Options! Options!
One of the things designers seem to be on an endless quest for these days is 'pop' -- that wow factor that adds instant visual appeal to an item of clothing. While you certainly want clothes to have that instant appeal, sometimes 'pop' simply translates to tacky.
Here are three ways designers, in their search for 'pop', have gone down the path of gawdy.