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  1. Anthony678

    Where to buy a tuxedo

    Hello. I'm looking for a tuxedo for my upcoming prom in the end of May. Where do you recommend I look? I don't really know what my budget is but I'm looking for a lower end tuxedo so that I can put money towards alterations as well.
  2. B

    Suit buying advice

    Hello everyone, I live in the Richmond, Virginia area and cannot seem to find a good bespoke tailor in the region. I have spent a lot of money on suits but never seem to be satisfied. What are the best options for getting a high quality suit with a great fit when you don't have access to...
  3. kylemoredock

    Finding shoes that fit when shopping online

    If you're anything like me, you find it really challenging to accurately select the right size shoe when shopping online. Rather than continue complaining on various internet forums, I've taken a stab at trying to solve the problem. Grayle is platform that collects information about the shoes...
  4. kai888

    Leather Jacket fit (pictures) Too tight

    Hi everyone! Thanks in advance for your advice, I recently bought a lambskin leather jacket ( I can return it within 1 week). Do you think it fits too tight? I have lifted weights regularly and might put on a little bit more mass. No doubt this will have some influence. The next size up...
  5. T

    What measurements should i request from my tailor

    In the interest of buying clothes online i'm planning on getting my measurements taken by a tailor. She seemed keen on the idea and willing to do the job so that's great and all :) However i would like to make sure that the measurements i get are useful for buying clothing online. Is there a...
  6. A

    How does this suit fit (Lanieri)

    Hello everyone! I’m new to the forum, so excuse me if I’m making mistakes by posting this here. I’ve recently decided that I need a suit, and after visiting several shops and realizing how difficult it is to find something for my body type (168cm and wide shoulders) I opted for lanieri MTM. What...
  7. K

    Thoughts on the fit of this biker jacket?

    My father was a hardcore biker, and recently he gifted me one of his cowhide leather biker jackets. I like the style of the jacket but it doesn’t seem to fit well (feels big), and I would like to gather some different perspectives before I wear it, sell it, or condemn it to life imprisonment in...
  8. mikealvaa

    Definitive guide to suit fits/cuts

    Hey all, I have been digging through the internet and I can't seem to find a definitive guide to the different styles of suit cuts/fits. I recently watched Spike Lee's Malcolm X and I was in awe of the style of suiting that dominated during the 1960s. It might be my favorite decade of...
  9. pasoguava

    Requesting Fit Advice on New Oliver Wicks Suit

    Hello! Requesting thoughts on the fit of the Oliver Wicks MTM suit below. The first photo shows the suit as depicted on their website and the rest are the suit I received. For reference, I'm 5'8", 158lbs. I'm in the arts so am never in an office environment. This suit will be used for openings...
  10. C

    Suit question: Shoulder fits, chest doesn’t

    Hello everyone, I have recently gone through my closet looking for a interview suit sadly to find many don’t fit anymore. I’ve put on a little weight and where I was once a 36s (I’m 5’ 6” 150lb) now the chest on a few of my suits is popping up I’ve also heard people say the lapel is popping up...
  11. S

    Classic Shirt Help

    Hello all, Essentially I'm just starting to buy nice better fitting clothes, and I tried a MTM shirt from Proper Cloth. Its a point collar, active slim cut, standard placard, with french cuffs. I dont know enough to know if anything is sized improperly and if so, what is off and does the shirt...
  12. F

    Fit of suit jacket

    Hi all! I have a few questions about the fits of a few Suitsupply Lazio jackets. Context is that it’s for my wedding, and will be part of a three piece suit that I want to be able to use for interviews, on the job, etc. in the future. In the pics I have a vest to mimic the vest I’ll have for...
  13. J

    Excess Fabric on sides of back of jacket

    Hello everyone, am new to this forum so apologies if I'm posting this query in the wrong forum. Anyway, I noticed excess fabric in both sides of the back of the suit jacket I tried on. The Sales associate told me the in house tailor would remove the armholes and take in the excess fabric...
  14. W

    First flannel trousers - help with fit questions

    Hi, I just received my first MTM flannel trousers from Luxire and am now asking for opinions about the fit (see the pic links below). Because of my largish thighs, I often find trousers that are too tight on the thigh area. I have a feeling that this might be the case with my new purchase as...
  15. Tannerm322

    First Suit Advice

    I've never owned a suit before, but I'd like to add one or two to my wardrobe. My problem is going about figuring out the fitting. Should I get a measurement from a tailor, then get an off the rack suit as close to that as possible then have the tailor better fit it to me? Or should I go the...
  16. R

    Loafer Conundrum

    I know there are many threads on loafer sizing but I've been having trouble with getting the right fit. So I recently bought a pair of OSB Beefroll Penny loafers in size 10D. I was recently re-measured on a Brannock at Allen Edmonds and my left foot is a 9.5E while my right is a 9.5D. The OSB's...
  17. MUQING_BAI

    SIZING/FIT difference between SLP L01 SS13(Hendi) and current L01(Anthony Vaccarello)

    Hello everyone, thanks in advance for any replies given. I am considering purchasing the SLP L01 leather jacket, but I am looking for the Hedi version back in SS13 I have come across with two SS13 L01s listed on eBay, a 50 and a 48. However the sellers claimed that the fit from SS13 was much...
  18. G

    First Suit for internship at law firm

    Hi, I'm going to do an internship at a law firm soon and I'm wondering: If this suit fits "well" enough or is a complete disaster If alterations would make sense (I guess they don't if: shoulders are too wide, jacket too long etc) -> https://imgur.com/a/HDLOq I hope this is the right forum...
  19. D

    Fit/Style Vs Construction/Materials

    Hi everyone! Long time lurker here. I finally decided to sign up and join the discussion. I was hoping to get some feedback on an issue that's been bugging me for a while. I've been in the process on building my wardrobe for a little while, but I keep wavering back and forth on two suiting...
  20. C

    Suit Fit Dilema

    So I've an important interview coming up and need to look my best hence the need for a well fitted suit. I am a 44 chest however no matter what jacket I try they always seem to be a little tight in the shoulder. Having never had a suit altered before and with a completely bespoke suit being out...

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