The SUITS

Originally, suits were always tailor-made from the client's selected cloth. These are now known as bespokesuits, custom-made to measurements, taste, and style preferences. Since the 1960s, most suits are mass-produced ready-to-wear garments. Currently, suits are offered in roughly four ways:

  • bespoke, in which the garment is custom-made by a tailor from a pattern created entirely from the customer's measurements, giving the best fit and free choice of fabric;

  • made to measure, in which a pre-made pattern is modified to fit the customer, and a limited selection of options and fabrics is available;

  • ready-to-wear, off-the-peg (Commonwealth English), or off-the-rack (American English), which is sold as is, although some tailor alteration tends to be required;

  • suit separates where lounge jacket and trousers are sold separately in order to minimize alterations needed, including also odd-colored blazers or sports coats as smart casual options[3]

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