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suit fit

  1. Cathosuiter

    Indochino Suit - Fit Check

    I am very new to wearing suits. I've been very interested and have been doing research lately, most of which AFTER I purchased this suit. I have since read the Indochino horror stories posted here, but in the beginning I saw some youtubers post very positive reviews. Before I get completely...
  2. W

    Frustrating fit problems

    Hello, I am a short and stocky guy and as a result, my measurements are pretty dis-proportionate: Jacket/Chest: 44 short Neck: 17 1/2 Arm: 31 Pants: 38 x 29 Because of this, I accept that almost everything I wear will have to be shortened (sleeves, pants hems, etc). This means that I can...
  3. EzraPaul

    Roger Stone's attire

    I wrote a piece about Roger Stone's attire that I thought the SF community might enjoy... I regularly get requests to do write-ups on the attire of public figures. Lately, one person in general has dominated the request line – infamous political strategist and recently indicted peacock...
  4. bigpaul15

    Scared Building Muscle Will Make Suit Not Fit

    Hey guys, 18 years old year. I am a 39R suit and I like to lift weights. I am muscular and solid but I am aiming to get leaner. I am scared getting too lean will make me not fit into my suit anymore. Also, what muscles can I still get bigger while maintaining a good fit? I would like to get my...
  5. joeuconn

    Is this suit too big in the shoulders?

    Dear All, This suit looks too big on me, especially in the shoulders. Do you agree? Does it look terrible, or just slightly oversized? Lastly, what are the chances that the shoulders on this particular suit could be altered? I know this is a common question on style forum, so thanks for your...
  6. NYCniceguy

    Why do 40 size suits come with 34 pants?

    I have a 32 waist, and it's difficult to find a 40-sized suit with pants that fit me. It sucks because you can't really do anything with baggy pants without ruining them. What do people in a similar situation do? Do I just need to stick with certain "slim" designers?
  7. rossyl

    Suit sleeve length rule - And where shirt/suit end

    Hi, I've done many searches, and read many conflicting things - this is what I've found. Do correct if wrong. Suit jack sleeve length - Rule With your arms down at your sides and relaxed, there should be 0.5 inch of shirt cuff showing. Question: Would this reveal too much cuff when arms...
  8. tommboy

    Suit Jacket sizing and fit 38 or 40?

    I am purchasing one of my first suits at the local store and found this great Zegna suit that is very slim fitting. I have an athletic build (broad shoulders small waist) I'm 5 foot 9 170-180 pounds. The guy there was telling me im about a 39. The 38 looks really good but I'm worried the...
  9. Sartorially Challenged

    Suit Jacket Length R vs. L

    Is there such a huge different between R sizes and L sizes among men's jackets of the same number size? It seems the difference is usually an inch or so... and I understand that makes a big difference for anal-retentive perfection who inhabit this forum ( ), but given that people choose to wear...

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