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Ok, so it seems like either my tailor doesn't really know what he's doing OR doesn't want to mess with the extra work of possibly taking in 3 seams (2 sides and center)... Do you guys usually take in all 3 seams when suppressing side vent jackets or just the sides? I suppose it depends on the initial fit, but if/when I find a tailor who can do this job, I'd like to be informed enough to know if he's trying to take short cuts. On a side note, any suggestions on a...
I just received my M. Valentino suit from Jeff at Wizard of Ahhs (36S, notch lapel, 2 buttons, side vents) and promptly took it to my tailor. I was advised that although it is a very nice suit, I should return it because he could not suppress the waist properly. The reasons were: 1. He could not take in the side seams because it is a side vent suit and the seam and slit lines wouldn't match. 2. He couldn't take much from the center seam because the vents would...
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