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Great articlein the BBC about a Savile Row Tilor

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Fashionslave, Feb 1, 2005.

  1. Fashionslave

    Fashionslave Senior Member

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    Article link Check it out and read the comments at the bottom. Those Brits crack me up. [fixed link - j.]

  2. Mark Seitelman

    Mark Seitelman Senior Member

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    I would take the article with a pinch of salt. I question whether he has had such problems in selling his business. He claims that he would give it away for no consideration. The Savile Row houses are always on the "make" to buy a retiring tailor's business. For example, Davies & Son recently bought Wells of Mayfair and Jones & Pegg. I recall that Poole recently purchased Cyril Castle. I would be surprised if one of the small independents were not interested if the price were right. They're always looking for new customers. My guess is that his price is too high. [​IMG]

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