Originally Posted by mafoofan
Believe it or not, this list is not really that specific. Other than your preference for structured shoulders and a 'clean' suit (I assume you mean no drape), nothing points in the direction of one tailor over another. With regard to waist supression, there will be a point at which your tailor will tell you it is simply incorrect to supress more; the same goes for the height of your armholes. If he's a good tailor, no matter his method or style, he will give you as much shape as possible.
Double vents, flat front pants, 'year-round' fabric--none are distinctive requests.
Agreed. Sounds like most any suit will do the job except for the high fashion houses.