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smaller suits? under 34?!

despotroast

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hello, I am looking for a new suit and would like to buy off the rack but I'm pretty short and very slim so it's hard to find something that will fit me. I was very interested in picking up a dior or costume national because I really like the way they fit, but it seems like I won't be able to get anything like outside of a custom suit. I have gone through juniors sections here and there to see if those might work better, and while some of them fit me (brooks brothers, hickey freeman), I am not very impressed with the shape of them or the construction. I was wondering if any of you might know of a superior maker of childrens' suits or someone who makes mens suits in very small sizes. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
 

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Try Four in Hand Ties, they have suits down to 34 that could probably be altered a little and fit fine.

EDIT: If I recall correctly, they're fused is the only drawback.
 

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many rtw makers will do m2m. this is done through their retailers.
 

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Originally Posted by Jovan
Try Four in Hand Ties, they have suits down to 34 that could probably be altered a little and fit fine.

EDIT: If I recall correctly, they're fused is the only drawback.


To resurrect this week old feller...

Yes, I do carry 34S (yup, fused) and in my Children's shop I do carry lower than that, Email or PM me.
 

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MTM. my dad is 5' 7" and about 110 lbs. he's a 34S and got a suit MTM in Hong Kong. looks really nice on him.

-Jeff
 

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When I used to live in LA, I would shop in Little Tokyo for small suits (less than 36s). There was also a place out in Del Amo Fashion Square, Jimmy Au's that carried nothing by small stuff. I understand that Jimmy Au's is now in Beverly Hills. They carry designer stuff starting at 34s. I think they even have suits in 34xs.

Rolo
 

Luc-Emmanuel

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I don't think Cosume National makes size 44 suits. Helmut Lang did, but they were still meant for taller, skinny people.
Do you need a 34 because you have puny chest & shoulders, or because you are short?

!luc
 

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