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"Hong Kong" Tailors

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by dbachman, May 3, 2007.

  1. FlyingMonkey

    FlyingMonkey Senior member

    Sep 5, 2011

    Well, to cut a long story short, they ended up being a very fancy trouser and waistcoat combination for my 2-year old son...
  2. bertie

    bertie Senior member

    Jun 30, 2009
    North of
    Thanks for being a good sport and indulging my silly question.
  3. Franc Lloyd

    Franc Lloyd Member

    Jul 1, 2012
    Chicago, IL
    In a nutshell: Make sure the fabric you chose is a super grade 100% wool. Squeeze and crumple up the fabric swatch using your hands and then watch it "bounce" back. Good wool will rebound back to normal quickly; blends will flake. Ask them if their suit jackets are fused, half canvas or full. Most HK suits are half. See if they have sample suit jackets to show you and, if they do, pinch the fabric between the buttons in the front. Feel for a "third" layer. Look for structure. Most importantly, ask them what happens if you're stuck with an ill-fitting garment. And lastly, do not pay more than 700 for a two piece. If you can cover these bases, HK suits can be a great value. Good luck, my friend.
  4. cataan

    cataan Well-Known Member

    Nov 25, 2012
    Try "Wear Nice Fashions" in Hong Kong. Very high quality custom-made suits.
  5. williamsaniSUX

    williamsaniSUX New Member

    Oct 10, 2013
    William Sani will take your money, deliver the wrong style suits in the wrong size, late and then refuse to refund you for MONTHS. Don't do business with this guy.

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