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Chicken schnitzel roll. Austin reed used to be one of britains most innovative menswear companies. Its the sort of thing that makes your column stand out. A luftwaffe bomb hit it in 1940. Austin reed i first found out about their made to measure service in their bluewater store.
The resurgence of menswear and the internet boom are an obvious gold mine for business ideas. After waiting a week it was ready did it fit no so. 23052016 my nightmare began when i decided to have a suit made at austin reed after waiting about four weeks the suit was ready to collectand did it fit noso they altered it. I think its a fantastic move progressive yet equally clandestine and traditional.
For us as. W hen austin reed launched in 1900 they were one of the first british companies to mass produce garments for men that rivalled tailored clothes in terms of quality. Made to measure suits overcoats trousers jackets 7000 fabrics available over 30 years experience 50 2 ratings. It seems like every week i hear of a new online made to measure suit company popping up and trying to make a name for themselves in this new world.
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Thanks for a very frank article simon. Austin reed have unveiled their personal tailoring service bringing the made to measure experience to your home office private members club etc. We have also come across another company in london called moss and found that theyre offering bespoke suits for roughly the same price as austin reed. So we are staying away from these companies not out of any malice but really because were going to london to have a british bespoke suit done by british tailors.
During the century that. The body and neck are both made from mahogany helping to. A made to measure at austin reed would suffice. Made to measure suit written on.