This post has now been combined with the larger list of UK tailors, to create a single resource.
You can see that full list of Tailors I Have Known here.
It's diminishing returns, but also different types of companies. Loro Piana spends a huge amount of money on design and textiles research, and a huge amount on marketing. Private White and N Peal do a minimal amount of either. The diminishing returns point is better…
Interview: Pier-Luigi Loro PianaRead the comments
Both can work - the silk marginally smarter
The corduroy suitRead the comments
You'll have to let me know which comment that was, I can't see one. And no, our policy on Instagram stories is the same as all other content. No one can pay for it, no one has any control over it. The same things outlined…
Marrkt sale: Finding a good home for my second-hand clothesRead the comments
It's more to do with different colonial influences across China, but yes they tend to be slightly more structured and English. Having said that, they are more flexible and have a greater range of styles than most English and Italian shirtmakers - something that can…
The (21) shirtmakers I have knownRead the comments