Originally Posted by Lawman
Journeyman, how long were the sleeves on the shirts that you had adjusted? Also, I might have some trouble finding a tailor to attempt such a fitting. All we have down here is pretty much the nice Korean old lady tailors whose skills are somewhat limited.
Sorry to take several days to reply.
I had the sleeves shortened by two inches - from 36.5 to 34.5 - and I was very pleased with the result.
Thankfully, my local tailorshop seems quite well equipped with capable people, as they also do bespoke tailoring (which I haven't yet tried).