^ although I agree in theory, in practice stripes aren't so crazy on the tall/skinny as long as clothing proportions are kept reasonable. I'm on the left wearing a 36L pinstripe suit from Marks & Spencer:
Good luck in Europe. Your brand will never sell in the USA, where until a few years ago, even *messenger bags* "looked gay" to a large part of the male population. Purses and other more experimental bags for men have an...
UPDATE FROM GERMANY: pretty much every department store in Germany carries tons of suits in 38L (and even 36L). Euro brands like Hugo Boss, etc, but even brands like Tommy Hilfiger, who don't sell that size in the US.