That's sad. The building staff when I asked them didn't even recognize the name"Winston Tailors" The last time I visited them they were at a different nearby locationwith their name on the door. Their low profile probably has cost them some business.I ,for one, am visiting NYC more frequently and would love to get some jackets fromthem in my current size. I just called their telephone # and the answering machinehad a current message indicating that they are still in...
I thought that one of the criteria for membership in Style Form was proof
that one possessed correct clothing for all occasions. That would naturally
include Morning Clothes. You are apparently an imposter who has posed as
gentleman. The Forum authorities should be contacting you soon.
Re: Wilkes Bashford
"If you visit the store today, they're also somewhat diversified. It's not just a place where you go to get tailored clothing."
Diversified? As in carrying Hugo Boss, which they do now.
I was one of their customers. They sold clothing as well as leather goods and even had a riding equipageexpert on their sales staff. I still have some of their slacks and shirts from the 90s. The manager of theGhurka Shop in San Francisco, where we had a Meet-Up a year and a half ago, is a SAB San Franciscoalum.
Add to your list old stalwarts like Paul Stuart, The Andover Shop, O'Connells,even the over-priced, anachronistic, Cable Car Clothiers, which I guessed wouldhave folded by now. Admittedly, it might be easier to adhere to a conservativetrad aesthetic, than anticipate what one's clientele will buy from Naples, Milan, etc.