There has been much misguided information regarding getting suits made overseas. A mythical journey or pilgrimage made to Hong Kong or other Asian countries where tailors beckon you into their shop and shower you with fabrics. They then proceed to fit you up with an ill-fitting, 80’s style, polyester get up and send you merrily on your way. Meanwhile you think you got a great deal and come back and tell all of your friends.
You are better off getting something off the rack from your local mall.
A suit is the best invention ever created for men AND women. It instantly shows a sense of professionalism and power like nothing else. In order to find that special style of suit for yourself that will do you justice, you need to do your homework.
Overseas suits can be a great investment, just don’t get caught up in the hype of it all. There are experts like us – Savillian that specialize purely in overseas custom tailoring that you can consult before you make any rash decisions. You won’t even have to travel anywhere.
If you do decide to take the plunge or happen to be overseas, go to a reputable shop that will cater to wastern style with Italian fabrics. Usually this will be more than $500, anything below that will be something you donate to charity when you get back.