The Empire Blog

Read the latest Editorials we've put together.

Empire Receives Honourable Mentions by the Leafs

January 3, 2019

Publication: The Athletic Tailored for hockey: Who is the most fashionable member of the Maple Leafs?by Joshua Kloke, Sat, April 15th. If you’re watching hockey on a Saturday night, there’s a good chance you’ll see groups of grown men walking through the bowels of arenas across North America, being lauded for how well they’re dressed. The tradition of […]

Michael & Anya x Wedluxe Feature

December 19, 2018

This wedding was planned by the bride, Anya, who is the owner and principal event planner of Toronto event planning boutique La Chic Soirée. The Arlington Estate was transformed to feel like a castle in Italy, with greenery effortlessly cascading onto the centrepieces and candlelight to create a romantic ambience. And how about the #rosegold, […]

Alburt & Ashley x Wedluxe Feature

November 21, 2018

Inspired by the elegance of white and gold, Ashley and Alburt’s wedding was a glamorous affair to remember. In addition to the stark white setting and luxe gold accents, their sweets table was to die for; overflowing with cakes, donuts, cookies, madeleines – you name it! See more from Ashley & Alburt’s wedding in the […]

Michael & Anya x Wedluxe Feature

January 27, 2018

Publication: Wedluxe Blog JANUARY 22, 2018 Full Blog Post at wedluxe.com/chic-soiree-designed-bride . A “CHIC SOIRÉE” DESIGNED BY THE BRIDE This wedding was planned by the bride, Anya, who is the owner and principal event planner of Toronto event planning boutique La Chic Soirée. The Arlington Estate was transformed to feel like a castle in Italy, with greenery […]

CBC News with Empire and the Toronto Maple Leafs

February 22, 2017

A good suit is all about the fit. But in the case of two Toronto Maple Leafs players, it’s all about the jacket lining too. Morgan Rielly and Jake Gardiner helped a custom menswear company in the city design a jacket lining for two men’s suits that the pair plan to wear before and after […]

Empire Customs Featured in The Globe and Mail

January 4, 2017

Thai tailors helped entrepreneur dress for success. When Dennis Tavares ordered a suit custom made in Asia four years ago, he had no idea it would change his life. As a Toronto-based account executive for an international company, he wanted to dress for success, but that was a stretch for his budget. He found there […]

Empire Customs Featured in CPA Mag

November 5, 2016

Suit yourself. If you’re not sure what to look for in a well-fitting, custom man’s suit, here’s some advice. Five years ago, Dennis Tavares was his ideal target customer: a young, stylish professional who understood the power of a well-made suit to help drive his career but one who had limited funds. “There was no […]

Empire Double Feature in Elegant Wedding Mag

November 11, 2015

Empire Customs was fortunate to be featured in 2 issues of Elegant Wedding Magazine, distributed nationally including Shoppers Drug Mart, Chapters and Indigo.

True or False? People Notice Your Shoes

May 5, 2015

In this video men’s style, grooming and fitness expert, Aaron Marino of http://www.iamalpham.com goes over the 5 essential shoes that every guys needs in his wardrobe. These 5 men’s shoe must haves are a great foundation in any versatile wardrobe. Shoes are a great way to elevate a look and set yourself apart from the other […]

The Truth About Bespoke Custom Suits

April 11, 2014

Few things can identify you as an elite business professional quite like a custom tailored suit can. Tailor made suits, while often rather steep in price, can provide you with the ultimate in fit, comfort, and style. And the good news is that these suits may actually be dressing more and more of a budget-conscious […]

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Better Than Bespoke.

The proof is in the suiting: let us show you why our made-to-measure custom suits are even better than bespoke.

Book Your Free Consultation Today!