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Has your tailor ever struggled to pin a shirt because of the fabric?

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It's certainly possible... I know there are fabrics my tailor has a harder time with depending on thicknes, weave, how coarse or slippery the material is, etc.
 

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I have some shirts with Thomas Mason fabric, and despite it being very tightly woven I can't seem them putting up much resistance to a pin. I even sewed a button back on to one of them recently without any hassle.

On a tangent, I find that Thomas Mason fabric has a very papery and wrinkle-prone finish that I don't care much for.
 

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