5/7/14
 
 

Custom Suits

 

The gents at Gear Patrol go deep into the world of custom suiting with a review of a handful of solid tailors from five different cities in three countries. "Geography plays a huge role in bespoke suiting options—to get the benefit of custom-made, you need to be there, after all," they write. "These five shops from around the globe cover a wide range of custom options, price points and styles." From such well known menswear favorites as Martin Greenfield and Gieves & Hawkes to lesser known shops in places like Detroit, their recommendations run the gamut.

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Nice Threads

 

Accompanying their tailor piece is this helpful survey of the world's must luxurious suiting fabrics, from the "supers" to the blends you should know.

 

How to Talk to Your Tailor

You don't need to master tailor terminology, but you should communicate honestly about how you want your suit or jacket to fit. Here's what to ask for the next time the tape measure comes out.

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5/7/14
 
 

Custom Suits

 

The gents at Gear Patrol go deep into the world of custom suiting with a review of a handful of solid tailors from five different cities in three countries. "Geography plays a huge role in bespoke suiting options—to get the benefit of custom-made, you need to be there, after all," they write. "These five shops from around the globe cover a wide range of custom options, price points and styles." From such well known menswear favorites as Martin Greenfield and Gieves & Hawkes to lesser known shops in places like Detroit, their recommendations run the gamut.

Read more ›
 

Nice Threads

 

Accompanying their tailor piece is this helpful survey of the world's must luxurious suiting fabrics, from the "supers" to the blends you should know.

 

How to Talk to Your Tailor

You don't need to master tailor terminology, but you should communicate honestly about how you want your suit or jacket to fit. Here's what to ask for the next time the tape measure comes out.

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