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cheapest bespoke suit?

itgiawa

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I live in Orange county/ LA area and need to byte the bullet and buy my first suit.

I remember reading that some people can measure you in America and send the measurements to China.
Is this an option? Where/how would I go about doing this?

Thanks!
 

teddieriley

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Originally Posted by itgiawa
I live in Orange county/ LA area and need to byte the bullet and buy my first suit.

I remember reading that some people can measure you in America and send the measurements to China.
Is this an option? Where/how would I go about doing this?

Thanks!


Tons have been written about this already. Search WW Chan and Hemanranji. But these aren't bespoke, they are MTM.
 

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Do a thick as thieves
 

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I personally wouldn't go this route. You're better off with a local MTM tailor if you need to save money or have a limited budget. Thick as Thieves is a good choice. They have a conservative cut that's less fashion forward and should be quite versatile. If you state your budget, it might be easier for everyone to offer suggestions.
 

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Originally Posted by teddieriley
Tons have been written about this already. Search WW Chan and Hemanranji. But these aren't bespoke, they are MTM.

WW Chan is bespoke afaik.
 

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I'm still hoping Chan, or even just Hemrajani, will come to London at some point. They seem to be in a different US city every week yet never come to the UK...
 

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Hemrajani does come to London...
 

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In answer to the OP, I use Chan, but Hemrajani does maintain a permanent office right by South Coast Plaza and so might be more convenient. I believe they are slightly less expensive than Chan for similar work with the same fabrics.

As to the relative merits of Chan and Hemrajani I can't comment, having no experience with the latter. I have been extremely satisfied with the garments provided by Chan.
 

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I visited the Hemrajani office near SCP and was measured by his nephew (nice guy)... I even looked through a bunch of books and picked the fabrics for my shirts... I'm very happy with the outcome...
 

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