I like the shoulder line and drape / chest on the Rubinacci. Also like the buttoning point.The collar doesn't fit well and I don't like the waist. I think it's a little - a very little - long but I might be wrong.
He wrote that same chapter in one of his other books too. I forget if it was Elegance or another one.
Zoot requires a very extended shoulder and I think that + a normal amount of drape is the problem moreseo than the amount of drape. I mean practically speaking, there a limit to how much cloth you can work in there.
At any rate I was being facetious but I do generally think that most guys who aren't straight up obese or
Don't be sorry - this discussion started because I said I thought they did a poor job.Foo's is the only one that I'd say looks unrelated to the others. I understand why they'd do it but I just don't like a buttoning point that high.
I have a lousy memory but I believe it was really only one fitting. That was a basted fitting but what they had produced up to that point was horrible - Mariano seemed quite displeased.I tried it on again finished but that was just a formality really.I imagine my waistsize is within half an inch of what it was then. If anything I'm on the wrong side of that half inch today.