I would be interested to learn what makes you say something like this. Is it the patterns used in the suits that Nordstrom carries or your assumption that they are not built to the same quality standards/fabrics as suits carried at other retailers?
I am not an expert on the relative quality although, I wear high end tailored clothing, eg Isaia,
Belvest, Sartorial Partenopea, Battistoni, H. Freeman .and wore Samuelson from Paul Stuart in the past.
The suits and...