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  • Our Thanksgiving – Kian Hassani and Zach Lathram

    Kian Hassani and Zach Lathram head up Sterling & Burke, our sister company and outpost in Georgetown, Washington DC. Located just next to the ...
  • A Great British Brand - The Bremont Watch Company

    Bremont Watch Company first launched its collection of sophisticated, aviation inspired timepieces in 2007 after 5 years in development. Founded in...
  • Tusting, What Sets Them Apart

    Sterling & Burke is proud to carry the full range of beautifully crafted Tusting Leather Goods. We invite you to learn a bit more about this h...
  • Making of a Budd Bespoke Shirt

    A shirt maker has to create a garment which follows the customer’s exact measurements so that the shirt sits against the skin and follows every co...
  • Tube Etiquette

    There are many silent rules be known to a local Londoner that tourists find hard to fathom. During my last trip to London I was witness to tube et...
  • A Guide to Dressing for Black Tie

    As winter approaches and festivities are around the corner, the party invites will start to arrive, and many will require a dress code. If you’re h...
  • Get Your Downton On

    If you are in the United States, looking for white tie dress, your options may be slim to none. For that matter, sophisticated and proper black tie may be almost as difficult to come by. Enter Sterling & Burke, your premier destination for Budd's formalwear. Refined and revered for over 100 years, they are the go to for black and white tie formal attire.
  • Ghurka Leather Goods

    We have had the pleasure of selling Ghurka leather goods for some time now, and enjoy the history and craftsmanship that the brand provides.    It'...
  • The Politics of Calling Card Etiquette in Washington, DC | 19th Century

    In the early republic, social media had its own crucial importance, although what the media employed was not the tweet, but little bits of pasteboard.

    Social media has dramatically changed the nature of contemporary presidential campaigns. In a way, that is nothing new. In the early republic, social media had its own crucial importance, although what the media employed was not the tweet, but little bits of pasteboard.

  • European Travel Notes Collection

    A special customer wanted a special gift. A notebook for each country where he and his girlfriend intended to travel.    Our team personalized each...
  • How to walk with a Cane

    Canes are intended to help with a users balance. A cane size is designed to be proportionate to a cane users body size. The cane's shaft size, handle size and construction are factors in determining a cane users size.
  • The History of the Bow Tie

    The history of the bow tie, types of bow ties and a video lesson on how to tie your own bow tie. From Budd Shirtmakers in London.