Giorgio Armani Men's Suit (Pic)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Hanqing Yang, Nov 17, 2012.

  1. Hanqing Yang

    Hanqing Yang Member

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    Hi, Everyone,

    I just bought a Giorgio Armani suit through Myhabit for $439.

    Here is the link:

    http://www.myhabit.com/#page=d&dept...08DZUKQS&cAsin=B008DZUL8K&ref=qd_b_img_d_4_3c

    I have several questions about this suit:

    1) Is this a genuine GA black label suit? Is it a good deal?
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    2) If so, why is it not fully-canvassed?

    3) This suit has a peak-lapel and baggy pant. Is this the typical style of GA?

    4) How can I find out who made this suit (I mean which factory) and when it was made?

    Thank you very much indeed!
     


  2. Trompe le Monde

    Trompe le Monde Senior member

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    yikes the lapels are mismatched
     
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  3. Pliny

    Pliny Senior member

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    [​IMG] ^^^^ now I've seen everything.
     
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  4. MikeDT

    MikeDT Senior member

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    I think the whole thing is wonky. The G looks significantly larger than the R in "GIORGIO". It's some store on Amazon, that you can't see without logging in. The domain is registered with an anonymous Go Daddy proxy.

    I think this suit is a duff.
     


  5. Fred G. Unn

    Fred G. Unn Senior member

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    Holy hell, return that instantly!
     


  6. Hanqing Yang

    Hanqing Yang Member

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    Thanks everyone, but how can you see the lapels are mismatched?
     


  7. tgt465

    tgt465 Senior member

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    They're not mismatched. The crappy picture makes it look like the (wearer's) right lapel is a notch lapel because you can't see clearly the tip of the peak. Get a real camera.

    If the suit fits and is reasonable quality for the price you paid, who cares what name is on the label?
     


  8. Frankie22

    Frankie22 Senior member

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    Lol, no they aren't.
    It's not a fake. That tag looks fine.
    +1. A legit Armani black label suit is a quality suit.
     
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  9. JubeiSpiegel

    JubeiSpiegel Senior member

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    The tags seem consistent with the GA suits I've seen, that and I believe My Habit is an affiliate SF vendor, is it not?

    The price seems fine, if it fits well enjoy. It not, return...
     


  10. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    I've read that GA Black Label might be doing half canvassing. That being said, what colour is the suit? Charcoal or black?
     


  11. jeff13007

    jeff13007 Senior member

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    If i remember correctly the GA black label order goes something like this

    Fatto A mano Su misura: The MTM part
    Fatto A mano RTW: Ready to wear but with a lot of handwork
    Regular black label

    The first 2 are fully canvassed the last one Im not sure but you would expect it to be fully canvassed.
     


  12. othertravel

    othertravel Senior member

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    Black Label came to Canada only recently, and I was disappointed with the fit and fabrics. Lots of polyester (!)

    Has anybody else noticed that Collezioni suits have really nice fabrics?T
     


  13. othertravel

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    I think regular black label used to fully canvassed, but that may have changed. OP, is the suit half canvassed or fused?
     


  14. musicmax

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    MyHabit is a legit "private sale" affiliate of Amazon.

    However the fit of the suit on the link is all sorts of horrendous.
     


  15. Hanqing Yang

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    I don't know the difference between a fused suit and a half-canvassed suit. I have a boss fused suit and a brooks brother half-canvassed suit. I can't see any difference between the two. Is there anyone can teach me how to distinguish the two?
     


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