Originally Posted by zbromer
Take a half day. Go to Manhattan. Go to Saks, Barneys, and Bergdorf. Each of these stores will have a nice selection of suits with a style similar to what you would like. The stores are close enough to each other. Try on a bunch of suits from different makers. Try on a bunch of different models from the same maker. Find one which you like the look and the fit. If it does not have the exact styling details (i.e. you want flat front pants and they are pleated), then inquire about the MTM programs for that particular brand. This would be a good way to start. You certainly don't seem ready to go bespoke.
already did exactly that. I tried Isaia, kiton, zegna, tons of suits, RLPL, TF, brioni, thom brown, kilgour