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  1. Timeless Style
    Respected Seniors, I am average guy who weighs about 63-65 Kgs, broad shoulders, height is about 5.8 feet. I need help for my tailored suits. I have three fabrics; 1. Wool Checkered Suit fabric [[Width 1.54 meters (61 inches)], [Length 2.916 meters (114.8 inches)]] 2. Trevira+Wool Pin Stipe...
  2. Timeless Style
    where can i buy 100% lambswool fabric for reasonable price ?
  3. Timeless Style
    There is a particular fabric I'm looking for a piece I'm recreating that I'm having a lot of trouble finding. I know it's a woolen weave, but that could mean several different things. Despite all my searches, I still have been unable to find anything that looked quite like this: Does anyone...
  4. Timeless Style
    There is a particular fabric I'm looking for that I'm having a lot of trouble finding. I believe it is a type of Tweed, except it doesn't really fit any in the commonly known and accepted categories of Tweed. Instead, it looks like this: Does anyone know what to call this fabric/tweed or what...
  5. Timeless Style
    Hello. TM fabrics are few and far between here. One of the shirt making establishments (The Bombay Shirt Company) offers shirts made from Thomas Mason's Tencel microfibre. Here is a link to it on the Albini Mills website: https://www.albinigroup.com/en/our-world/raw-materials/tencel-micro/ Here...
  6. Timeless Style
    I'm new to buying these name brand fabrics, but since buying a Charles Clayton and VBC, I won't buy anything less. They are just an amazing difference in the lower end fabrics in look and feel. Never did I realize it was all in the fabric. Anyway, I live in Japan and get my suits from a local...
  7. Timeless Style
    Hello all, I initially found a suit that I liked online and am seeking to recreate it (or create what it looks like in certain pictures). Basically, it is a gray suit with stripes, but not crisp pinstripes. More of a brushed or subtle striping. A picture of the suit that is the inspiration for...
  8. Timeless Style
    I just had a Navy MTM suit done at LS in NY. Came out great and I like the fabric a lot (Loro Piana 120 I believe). It does, though, wrinkle easier than my usual RTW suits. The wrinkles fall out easily once hung, but it is something I have noticed. I'm going to have another one made, in...
  9. Timeless Style
    I was looking at a Zegna Su Misura suit made from this blend: 52% Mohair 24% Wool 24% Silk. Anyone familiar with the hand of such fabrics? Worried about the sheen and the feel (may be very stiff). Can anyone tell me how the fabric drapes - is it similar to an all wool or wool/cashmere suit or...
  10. Trad Style
    Does anybody know a tailor in New York City who's good at creating pants that match the fabric of a jacket? (I made the mistake of not getting separate pair of pants for a white dinner jacket and just using the one that came with the black one, but that's another discussion.) The pants are...
  11. Timeless Style
    Hello, I'm looking at purchasing a brioni nomentano suit and I noticed that on the tag it says "fabric 588, article 2002". does anyone know what that means in terms of fabric quality? The suit is their entry level price OTR it appears. Thanks for the help! Rookie
  12. Timeless Style
    Anyone know where I can buy good and affordable fabric for suits made in Italy? :confused: Under $30 a yard. thanks! A
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    I was shopping around and was introduced to fabric by Comero made in Italy. I was told Polo and some other "names" use their fabrics for suiting. Does anyone know anything about them? How is the quality compared to some of the mills in England? It is about 1/2 the cost. thanks! Ari
  14. Timeless Style
    I am looking to make some suits and I have been looking for some good fabric suppliers. Does anyone know some companies that deal direct with the mills and who the better mills are? Italy or England? I am located in NYC. Thanks! A
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    I wanted to know what people thought the best fabric stores in and around New York City are? I'm trying to put together a few pieces and I've just moved to the area. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
  16. Trad Style
    I think it will be very interesting to see what you would stock if you are a bespoke tailor. :)
  17. Timeless Style
    Does anyone know what weight fabric I should use for the wool interlining?
  18. Timeless Style
    Andy and Anyone Who Can Offer Some Insight... I have been recently reading about the various weights and types silk fabrics used to produce neckties by companies ranging from Brooks Brothers to Hermes to Jcrew. I still have several questions. - What weight silks are generally preferred for...
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    Hi, I recently joined this website and this is my first post/thread. I would like to hear people's opinions on the best and most successful combinations for seperates. I am looking for inspiration as to what colors and fabrics work best together? Would a navy and a grey attributed to either...
  20. Timeless Style
    Some time back, members of this Forum discussed the idea of having a special fabric woven -- a Prince of Wales check flannel with a distinctive overcheck. It was an interesting idea. The Prince of Wales plaid -- as we generally regard it today -- is really a wonderful design, far more elegant...
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