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    Suit Jacket Alterations Advice

    Hi everyone, I will be attending a wedding for the first time since the pandemic started. As a result of lockdowns, I've put on around 8kg most notably around the waist which I just can't seem to shed. I went suit shopping yesterday to see what options I had. I found one which I quite liked -...
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    DB and jeans

    DB old Levi's 751 jeans
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    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...
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    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...
  5. KotaB

    Suit Jacket For Sale

    With warmer weather right around the corner prepare to start spring off right with this Brioni suit jacket. I purchased this beautiful piece of Italian craftmanship from a thrift shop so I can not speak for its past. Upon inspection I see no visible flaws or stains in fabric. Review the pics and...
  6. KotaB

    Brioni Blazer PRICE DROP 160.00

    With warmer weather right around the corner prepare to start spring off right with this Brioni suit jacket. I purchased this beautiful piece of Italian craftmanship from a thrift shop so I can not speak for its past. Upon inspection I see no visible flaws or stains in fabric. Review the pics and...
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    NEW J.Crew Ludlow 36R Gray Check Wool 2B Mens Sport Coat Blazer Suit Jacket 45-H

    Size 36R Chest 38" Length 29" Sleeve 25" +1" Extra Material Shoulder 17" Condition New with tags, no defects Material 100% Wool Season Cooler Seasons Style Fully Lined / Ludlow Buttons 2 Vents 2 Color Gray & Blue Check
  8. Onur Aybar

    39R J.Crew Ludlow Italian Chino Suit Jacket in Wheat

    39R J.Crew Italian Chino Suit Jacket in Wheat Color Brushed Italian Chino by Larusmiani of Milan, Italy At home in the Hampton's Wheat Color 39R size with sleeve/cuffs tailored shorter by about an inch Single Vent Back Like New Condition- Worn just once for a test fit post tailoring Purchased...
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    Help determining zegna jacket issues

    Gentlemen, Long time lurker could use some help here. I purchased an E. Zegna jacket off the bay after trying on several zegna sizes at neimans and saks. The jacket I received feels good in the shoulders as far as not being too tight or too large. However it has this very wierd rumpled up...
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    Is my jacket too big or small at the chest?

    I couldn’t get someone to take pictures for me today. The ones are attached are taken by myself and hopefully they work. So you can see the lapel buckling slightly in the last picture, but then in the other pictures it looks as if the jacket is big around the chest. Is it jacket big around...
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    Suit Tailoring Questions

    Hello All. I am new to these forums, and also new to wearing suits. Many of my google searching regarding suits have led me to these forums, and I thought I'd ask some questions here regarding suit tailoring. I purchased a 40S suit that fits me pretty well around the shoulders. However it is...
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    Why do brands not make odd numbered suit sizes?

    I am between a 38-40 on suits. It's my shoulders that's causing me this problem. I'm about a 38" size chest, and my shoulders are about a 39". Only a few brands seem to make size 39 suits. Why is that? Going from a 38 to 40 is a 2 inch jump in the shoulders, which seems really big for me. A 38...
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    What color is true navy?

    I am purchasing a navy suit. However, I have become very confused with what "navy" actually is. For example, both of these suits below are labeled as "navy" ...
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    ADVICE ON REALLY BAD SHOULDER DIVOTS PLEASE :)

    Hi all, Can you please give me your opinions on how I should go about fixing these shoulder divots at a tailor? This was actually done by a tailor a few years back and he obviously did a horrific job and would not return me a refund. Since then, I've had trust issues with tailors and would...
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    Advice on really bad Shoulder Divots please :)

    Hi all, Can you please give me your opinions on how I should go about fixing these shoulder divots at a tailor? This was actually done by a tailor a few years back and he obviously did a horrific job and would not return me a refund. Since then, I've had trust issues with tailors and would...
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    NWT Suitsupply Hudson Blue 80% Wool and 20% Silk Blazer - Size 40R

    Up for auction today is a NEW WITH TAGS BLUE Hudson 80% Wool and 20% Silk Single Breasted Unlined Blazer Size - 40R with Notch Lapels from the famous brand SUITSUPPLY. PRODUCT NUMBER IS: "C798". FULLY UNLINED, Double Vented and from a previous collection. Fantastic for all weather wear. The...
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    NWT Suitsupply Havana Red Check 70% Wool, 12% Silk and 12% Linen Blazer - 40R

    Up for auction today is a NEW WITH TAGS Havana Red Check 70% Wool, 12% Silk and 12% Linen Blazer Size - 40R with Notch Lapels from the famous brand SUITSUPPLY. PRODUCT NUMBER IS: "C924". FULLY UNLINED, Double Vented and from a previous collection. Fantastic for all weather wear. The jacket...
  18. The J

    [BNWT] AMI Navy Unlined and unstructured Cotton Jacket Size 46 //NOW $300 RRP $780

    AMI Cotton Jacket, Unstructed and Unstructured. Brand new, bought a couple of months ago for $780 AUD. Never worn, only tried on and the tag is still on. Super breathable, 4 functional sleeve buttons, notch lapels and double rear vents. Measurements: Pit to pit: 20.5-21" Shoulder: 18" (46cm)...
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    Advice on my next purchase (blazer- jacket- suit ?)

    Hello gents, I need your help with my next purchase. A little background - I'm a student, 26, I'm living on a tight budget and I'm doing a body transformation (from fat and soft to being stronger and thinner). I will most certainly not wear a suit at work, ever, but I will need a suit for...
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    Single-button, slanted pocket suit jackets. Keep or donate?

    A few years back I bought, what I thought at the time were a couple of beautiful suits from REISS. Maybe they still are? The fabric is, for sure. Anyhow, they are single-button and have slanted pockets. Is that a deal breaker? I'm trying to decide whether to move them with me or donate. I...

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