I know tailors in Phuket are a dime a dozen however as I'll be going there in a couple days time, I thought I may as well get measured up properly and buy a few things. In saying that, I know TripAdvisor and other sites have hundreds of reviews on the thousands of tailors there...
I read that a fussed jacket tends to start bubbling when it gets exposed to generous amounts of water, what happens to full canvas jackets? Also how much water is needed for the damage to occur?
I've just retrieved my suit from the dry cleaners, it needed a good press after traveling from overseas. unfortunately however the cleaner seems to have made me a nice big crease over one of the lapels, the sort that looks like when you accidentally (or not?) fold a shirt over itself...
Novice to fabrics so would love to be pointed in the right direction. I have a naturally very high body temperature and find that I tend to overheat within minutes of wearing suit jackets. I expect if I had some nicer breathing fabric then it should help keep me cooler, however...
I'm looking for a good drycleaner that I can trust with my suits. Can anyone either recommend any in Melbourne, Vic, Australia or give me advice on the sort of questions I could ask them to help determine if they're of any decent quality?
I bought two suits from a travelling Hong Kong tailor about 6 months apart back when I knew nothing about suits. Now that I know slightly more than nothing I must refer to your great council as something just doesn't add up.
Inspecting both suits, they appear to be identical in...
I'm in a bit of a dilemma. I have a few MTM suits which I rotate for work and air out in a poorly (?) ventilated room (standard living room, no open windows) while not in use. Unfortunately it seems as though the woollen patch "sweat guard" sewn into my underarm lining is beginning to...