Boglioli Suits

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  1. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    Hey guys,

    Trying to find consistent info on the quality of Boglioli mainline suits (the ones you find on yoox).

    Are they fused, half canvassed or full canvassed?
     


  2. coloRLOw

    coloRLOw Senior member

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    add an option:
    or totally unstructured?
     


  3. StockwellDay

    StockwellDay Senior member

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    Crap shoot. lots of different models and almost no way to tell without ordering.
     


  4. jrd617

    jrd617 Senior member

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    This

    There are better options out there
     


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    Like what? Getting an Italian-made, soft-shouldered, good-looking suit for under $1,000 is hard. If you have other suggestions, I'm interested to hear them.
     


  6. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    I like the suits they make for Etro (half canvass, decent fabrics) and was hoping they would be equivalent to that brand.

    Fun fact: Boglioli used to make Bergdorf's house suits.
     


  7. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    I think Caruso would be a good option.
     


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    StockwellDay Senior member

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    Both of these.
     


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    For less than a thousand Dollars?
     


  11. Ich_Dien

    Ich_Dien Senior member

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    Certainly not unheard of ... B&S is your friend.
     


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    All right! I will definitely start off with trawling there when it´s time for my next suit.
     


  13. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    +1

    There's a good chunk on B&S and ebay.
     


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    If you can still find any Belvest model 335 made for Wilkes Bashford until Wilkes dropped the Belvest
    brand 2-3 years ago. Extremely high quality, very soft shoulder, by no means "skinny". I have a couple
    and am still loooking for more.
     


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    I have a couple soft shoulder Zegnas up at the moment for well under that price. Boglioli is a bit fashion forward, and the construction is inconsistent across models. Why take a roll of the dice and get a fused suit when you know you're getting full canvas with Zegna etc?
     
    Last edited: May 15, 2013


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