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Tom's Fashion: Custom Suit Requirements

28 Nov, 2013


Custom suits showcase professional design and made to fit body of the discerning wearer in ways off-the-rack suits often can’t. They require skilled detail and few steps are vital.


Correct fabric choice for use to create suit is important. Client is free to choose fabric combination. High quality fabrics render good drape look.


Customer preferred designs make up final product. Customer’s choice of coat lapel width and custom shirt collar size make for precise customer expectations on suit.


Measurements for custom suits are important and used to make designs which form a complete suit. Measurements help to know arm width, neck and leg size and torso length. Critical measurement points include body posture with elevated arms. They help make suit designs with right fit and natural motion.


Fitting designs use first measurements to cut suit fabric. Pieces tied together temporarily to make first version of final pieces look. Temporary stitching holding cloth together is known as basting. Custom tailors use basted suit to get minor changes needed. Changes are noted and complete suit design is ready for final stitching.


Measurements, designs and adjustments of baste fitting are put in order to project final suit look. Custom suits are put together carefully to preserve all small details gained.


Custom suits being highly priced and prized some tailors have delivery service to ensure timely client custom suit postage. For custom suits all including trousers and shirts are sewn together in formal appeal in durable designs. Giving a right fit and a defined look to the wearer.