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johninla

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If you were going to have a navy blazer made, when material would you use? And what tailor, in LA or NYC, would you use. Also, I heard/read about canvas in a jacket. What does that refer to?
Thank you,
John
 

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Uh, let's not open that can of worms
If a jacket is truly bespoke, you can expect it to be canvassed. 100% wool probably is the best material for what you want, but how you would be wearing it will influence whether the fabric should be mid-weight or lightweight, Super 120s or some other grade, etc.
 

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If I were going to wear it in LA, I'd quarter-line it and do it in Soltex (check Zegna swatches), a real thin wool (i.e, it breathes and doesn't wrinkle much).
 

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