Originally Posted by Twotone
I broke my left collar bone skiing when I was 19. My left shoulder is about 1/2" lower than my right. My MTM shirts are made with split and mitered yokes which compensate for the difference. OTR suits don't show it as much as altering sleeve length takes care of it. Not sure how MTM or bespoke suits would deal with unsymmetrical shoulders.
There is a thread by atailor that shows the pattern manipulation for a low shoulder.posted yesterday.
Originally Posted by alliswell
Basically eveyone does, unless you've been involved in sports/work that loads you symmetrically. Typically your preferred hand will have a lower (and maybe also wider) shoulder.
it can be from an accident or an injury but mostly it is natural in everyone. It is the way the bones in your shoulder branch out from the spine. We are not symmetrical.