The vast majority use at least a little bit of fusible on certain parts of the garment. It is not considered a short-cut or inferior workmanship.That is a machine-padded lapel with a piece of fusible across it. Despite what you see here, the finishing in general was impeccable.Thank you. The surgeon seemed to think I should be completely recovered in six months but there has been absolutely no change. I am patient...Soon. Apparently there is a Solito headed this way.