“Headed back to work? Get a made-to-measure suit that'll make you stand taller, look slimmer and bring serious style to the boardroom.” “Back to work season is here - and whether you're starting a brand new role or headed to the same old office, never underestimate the power of a perfectly-proportioned suit. However, while you can get some great tailoring on the high street right now, unless you're built to model-sized specifications, chances are an off-the-peg fit will always be a little off (trousers pooling down below, button pulling over your mid-section, sleeves slightly too long - sound familiar?). That's why it's time to get into made-to-measure.” Norton & Townsend Tested by Aaron Callow, GQ Chief Sub-Editor There’s an art to wearing off-the-peg when you’re 6ft 6in tall: shirt cuffs not so much shot from the sleeves as fully deployed; necktie finished short to prevent it peeping out below the…
04 Jan 2018
GQ Recommends Norton & Townsend
Yesterday evening a GQ article appeared on my desk entitled “We test the best made-to-measure suit services”. Top of the list? N&T.
I couldn’t have written a more positive article myself. And if I had done you would think it was just spin anyway. Our London tailoring director Graham was just doing the brilliant job he does every day.
So I am not going to rewrite anything. Here is it, cut and pasted from Nick Carvell, the GQ Fashion Editor’s piece.