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What is the different between OTR and RTW

acecow

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I have some RTW OTR stuff as well as OTR RTW clothes.

To answer your question, I think there's none. I'd be surprised if there was any difference.
 

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None. Off the rack and ready to wear are synonymous, unless someone can tell me what they do to OTR clothes to make them RTW.
 

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IMO it is the same. Generally folks use RTW to refer to shoes and OTR to refer to suits/shirts.
 

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Originally Posted by Xiaogou
IMO it is the same. Generally folks use RTW to refer to shoes and OTR to refer to suits/shirts.

Not really.

OTR is used casually by people all the time, but RTW is what clothing made for sale is actually called.
 

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Originally Posted by Prince of Paisley
"what kind of music do you play here?"
"we have both kinds - country and western"


"I guess all music is folk music. Hain't never heard no hoss singin' none."
- Big Bill Broonzy.
 

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Originally Posted by Nicola
It's all pret porter
+1 Chronologically and formally, prêt-à -porter > ready-to-wear > off-the-rack
 

SuitMyself

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You say TOE-MAH-TOE, I say TOE-MAY-TOE.

Meh. Let's just call the whole thing off!
 

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