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$12,000 Brioni suits???

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Urban Warrior, May 28, 2005.

  1. Urban Warrior

    Urban Warrior Senior member

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    Stopped in Neiman Marcus today, they had a MTM reject on sale for mid $7,000 from $12,000 sleeves had not been finished nor were the pant legs... The inside had no special markings, just the standard brioni label, inner jacket pocket had the customers last name but no specific details about fabric etc... It wasn't cashmere and didn't feel like anything more than a super 120-150... I have seen Brioni as high as $6000 but $12,000..... Anyone ever come across this price range?
     
  2. Thracozaag

    Thracozaag Senior member

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    I had no idea the MTM suits from Brioni now are up there, price-wise [​IMG] koji
     
  3. Teacher

    Teacher Senior member

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    It folds and hangs itself at the end of the day and greets you with a polite "your paper, Sir" in the morning.
     
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    "It folds and hangs itself at the end of the day and greets you with a polite "your paper, Sir" in the morning. " Even then, it wouldn't be worth it. [​IMG]
     
  5. Roy

    Roy Senior member

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    There is a S150 from Scabal called Diamond Chip. A MTM Brioni from that Fabric is about 8.000 euros over here. I've tried on a jacket, just to feel what a 8.000 euro jacket feels like.
     
  6. LabelKing

    LabelKing Senior member

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    I believe Kiton has much more highly priced suits. Albeit bespoke if I recall.
     
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    Thracozaag Senior member

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    K-50 suits START at 20 grand.

    koji
     
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    Teacher Senior member

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    (LabelKing @ May 28 2005,18:09) I believe Kiton has much more highly priced suits. Albeit bespoke if I recall.
    K-50 suits START at 20 grand. koji
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] How on Earth can that be worth it?. Is the fabric woven from the freshly plucked pubic hairs of the six remaining killer Tibetan ninja goats? Amazing what some people will pay.
     
  9. Thracozaag

    Thracozaag Senior member

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    (Thracozaag @ May 28 2005,19:41)
    I believe Kiton has much more highly priced suits. Albeit bespoke if I recall.
    K-50 suits START at 20 grand. koji
    [​IMG] Â [​IMG] Â [​IMG] Â How on Earth can that be worth it?. Is the fabric woven from the freshly plucked pubic hairs of the six remaining killer Tibetan ninja goats? Amazing what some people will pay.
    It's not...even the guys at Kiton admit as such [​IMG] koji
     
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    bachbeet Senior member

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    "How on Earth can that be worth it?. Is the fabric woven from the freshly plucked pubic hairs of the six remaining killer Tibetan ninja goats?"

    Even then it wouldn't be worth it.
     
  11. LabelKing

    LabelKing Senior member

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    (Teacher @ May 28 2005,19:49)
    I believe Kiton has much more highly priced suits. Albeit bespoke if I recall.
    K-50 suits START at 20 grand. koji

    [​IMG] Â [​IMG] Â [​IMG] Â How on Earth can that be worth it?. Is the fabric woven from the freshly plucked pubic hairs of the six remaining killer Tibetan ninja goats? Amazing what some people will pay.
    It's not...even the guys at Kiton admit as such [​IMG] koji
    Although the tailors will come to your residence by air.
     
  12. naturlaut

    naturlaut Senior member

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    [​IMG] Â [​IMG] Â [​IMG] Â How on Earth can that be worth it?. Is the fabric woven from the freshly plucked pubic hairs of the six remaining killer Tibetan ninja goats? Amazing what some people will pay.[/quote] Well, it actually depends upon the fabric, although those who order a K suit are usually those who will also order those killer fabrics like Super 220s. For the 'cheapest' fabric, it starts much lower --- at least still in 4 digits....
     
  13. The_Foxx

    The_Foxx Senior member

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    didn't i tell you? All my Brioni items are from that $12,000 line....oh, and my sportcoats were originally priced at about $7,000...........
     
  14. LabelKing

    LabelKing Senior member

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    Fabulous deals to be had.
     
  15. Cliff

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    Remember, your buying from Needless Markups, so be prepared to spend extra $$$$ for the privilege.
     
  16. lameduck

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    I believe Udeshi London sell a suit made from 12.1micron Super 260s wool for around $35,000.

    Regards
     

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