This is the 1000th post on Permanent Style. In the past five-and-a-half years I have written about having things made at 20 different bespoke tailors, 6 bespoke shirtmakers and 2 bespoke shoemakers. But looking back over the most popular posts, it is clear that practical advice is what most people want most of the time. 
 
Interestingly, those old posts live on as readers find them with efficient search engines and pose new questions. Perhaps this is a body of work, after all.
 
The top five posts of all time are:

 

 

And you can find links to all those tailors here:
 
Image: A Kiton combination from A/W 2013. Photo by Luke Carby