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Shirt Fitting

phaseshift

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I've got some broad shoulders and wear a medium in button downs. My question is, im at a 163 lbs 5'9 I wanna get down to 150, will I have to get new shirts or since i have broad shoulders I can just get the shirt tailored so that the shoulder area of the shirt still fits right and have them tailor the mid section? I hope that's not too confusing.
 

Saul Silver

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If you're just losing 10 lbs, I don't think you'll need to do that much alteration to get the shirt right. Unless you're a real stickler for making things fit perfectly right.
 

phaseshift

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Originally Posted by Saul Silver
If you're just losing 10 lbs, I don't think you'll need to do that much alteration to get the shirt right. Unless you're a real stickler for making things fit perfectly right.

maybe I'm just over thinking it haha i wore a friends size small and the shoulders just felt tight, I don't think I'll ever be a small cause of my shoulders
 

Harbin

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I have pretty wide shoulders too but my arms aren't that long, so a medium fits well but the sleeves are long sometimes. I often need to find a shirt that's medium in everything except maybe a small length in sleeves
 

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