5 Places in Brisbane to have Suits Custom Made
– by Clare Sheng
There is a visible change in the men’s fashion scene in Brisbane. More and more men are opting to wear suits on a day to day basis. Most men choose to to visit alterations services like The Fitting Room to have their suits fitted by a professional. For the more discerning men, the globalisation of trade and ease of access to overseas suppliers, has made having a suit custom made easier than ever before.
Here we have compiled a list of the five most popular custom made tailors in Brisbane.
For over 30 years, Mitchell Ogilvie has been the leading provider of luxury menswear in Brisbane. They stock brands such as Canali, Brioni, Sand and dozens of other luxury retailers. Getting a suit from this iconic business is the ultimate experience in luxury service. You will love their team, the atmosphere, and the beautiful garments they provide.
The custom range includes Mitchell Ogilvie’s own brand, made in Italy, as well as Canali and Brioni made to measure suits.
Prices From: $995 for Mitchell Ogilvie brand, $3995 for Canali, and $9995 for Brioni.
Contact: (07) 3018 3888
Black Jacket Suiting
Black Jacket Suiting was started back in 2013 with the simple goal of providing the best product with the best service at the best price. Their motto, “Fit, Style, Price” makes up their top three priorities when finding the right suit for the clientele that come through the doors. The staff and management have a combined experience of nearly 15 years and serve everyone with the same enthusiasm regardless of whether you’re spending $100 or $1,000. Their biggest difference to other companies is they offer the option to hire and buy ready-made suits as well as an extensive custom-made options. This makes them a one-stop Brisbane suit shop.
Prices From: $900 – $1650
Contact Ryan: 0432 282 708 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mention The Fitting Room to get $100 off your next suit purchase (T&C apply)
Institchu is a leading online provider of tailor made menswear. Our unique system of online measurement and design tools transform the meaning of “perfect fit”. This allows men to design high quality, affordable suits and shirts all on their own so they are getting exactly what they want.
The Institchu model is simple. Clothes are designed by you, made by us and sent to you. The 3 step process that makes up Institchu is: Step 1: Design, Step 2: Wear, Step 3: Share. At Institchu you can create your custom tailored garment by selecting from our broad collections page or you can create something from scratch to make it completely original. The turnaround time is three to four weeks from date of appointment.
Prices From: $550
Contact Caroline: 07 3012 7730 email@example.com
MJ Bale is the fastest growing menswear brand in Australia. In only 10 short years, they are now one of the most iconic suiting retailer, with stores in every major city and New Zealand.
Their suits and casual wear are colourful, slim fitting, and fashion forward. In addition to their off the rack range, they also offer custom suits and shirts.
Prices From: $889
Contact Wintergarden: (07) 3210 2929
In 2016, Tom James celebrates 50 years of providing fine custom made tailoring services around the world. They boast 3000 associates worldwide, and are the only truly vertically integrated tailoring company in the world. From sheep to suit, they control every aspect of the process, therefore controlling quality and prices by not outsourcing.
Tom James’s specialty would be their amazingly friendly associates, who will come to your home of office for the busy business executives. They will listen to all your needs, provide you with attentive service, leaving you marvelling at the amazing experience. Tom James owns British cloth merchant Holland & Sherry, est 1836. Holland & Sherry has continued to supply prestigious tailors and luxury brands with some of the finest cloths in the world. They sell their fabrics to the likes of Brioni, Canali, Ralph Lauren and Tom Ford.
Prices From: $1200
Contact Laura: 0437 689 385 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mention The Fitting Room for 10% off any suit or sports jacket outfit, plus free alterations (on Tom James Suits) with The Fitting Room.
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