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There are a lot of differentiators when it comes to suits—lapels, buttons, vents—but few shape the suit's silhouette as much as the shoulder. Herewith, a field guide to the international order of jacket shoulders.
While this "roped shoulder" can be found on bespoke British suits, it's the Italians that really embrace the sharp style's accentuated shape—as if the sleeve were laid over a piece of rope. The effect makes shoulders appear broader.