FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT’S A STYLING SESSION LIKE?
We start off the session by learning about the client’s preferences and needs. Since the true bespoke process is extensive and complex, we educate clients on the differences of bespoke and made-to-measure in addition to the process and details of crafting a suit from start to finish. The client plays an active role in the process. We provide options for styles, fabrics, linings, buttons, and finishings and offer guidance so the client can successfully navigate through their preferences. The process then continues with measuring, fitting, and a review of details. Please note an additional fitting sessions may be required to achieve the most precise fit.
HOW LONG IS THE PROCESS?
On average, the process takes about an hour to an hour and a half. With roughly 170 decisions that go into making a custom suit, we make sure to get every detail right so clients can get the best bespoke experience as well as the ultimate suit that perfectly encapsulates the individual. Please note an additional fitting sessions may be required to achieve the most precise fit.
HOW MANY MEASUREMENTS ARE REQUIRED?
Proportion is key to a flattering suit. Our comprehensive system involves approximately 45 meticulous measurements to ensure the client receives the perfect, most balanced and nuanced fit.
HOW MANY OPTIONS ARE THERE?
We have an extensive swatch library with over 1,500 suiting fabrics, 1,000 lining fabrics, and 2,500 shirting fabrics.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO MAKE A BESPOKE SUIT?
Typically, it takes 3-4 weeks based upon the client’s availability for fittings. For a quicker turnaround time, an additional rush charge is applied.
HOW MUCH DOES A BESPOKE SUIT COST?
A bespoke 2-piece suit starts (jacket and trousers) at $2,695, and a bespoke 3-piece suit (jacket, vest, and trousers) starts at $3,195.
ARE STYLING SESSIONS ONLY FOR SUITING?
Along with bespoke suiting, we specialize in custom bridal, cocktail dresses, gowns and shirting.
WHEN CAN I WEAR A BESPOKE SUIT?
No matter who you are, suits are versatile and essential in every wardrobe. Whether it’s for work or a special occasion, men and women can wear suits in a variety of settings. Each suiting separate can be styled up or down, mixed or matched.
HOW DO I CARE FOR MY BESPOKE SUIT?
With proper care, our bespoke suits can last anywhere from ten years to a lifetime depending upon frequency of wear. Steam and hang your suit after light wear. Dry clean your suit after vigorous wear. Do not dry clean over 3 times per year.