1. MarcDavidMiller

    Metropolitan (1990) by Whit Stillman. Trad Culture Extraordinaire!

    Continuing my “practice Xmas” (Russian Orthodox Xmas is January 7) traditions by watching “Metropolitan,” a film by Whit Stillman released in 1990 which chronicles “doomed bourgeoisie in love.” Stillman and I both went to Millbrook School, a boarding school north of New York City; he was Class...
  2. Juliet

    artisans Hiras Fashion Now Visiting New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, California May 7th-25th

    We are inviting you to come and visit us in New York, Connecticut, New Jersey & California from May 7th to May 25th. Master Fitter, Ajay Hira is exhibiting our services at the following locations: New York, NY (Financial District) - May 7th(Tuesday) to May 8th (Wednesday), from Tuesday, all...
  3. Juliet

    artisans Hiras Fashion Returns to New York, Connecticut & New Jersey from Apr. 2nd to Apr. 14th

    We are inviting you to come and visit us in New York, Connecticut & New Jersey from April 2nd to April 14th. Master Fitter Sam Kirad is exhibiting our services at the following locations: New York, NY (Midtown) - April 2nd (Tuesday) to April 4th (Thursday), from Tuesday, all day until...
  4. Juliet

    artisans Hiras Fashion Trunk Shows in New York from Feb. 21st to 27th

    Hiras Fashion is a Hong Kong British, family-owned company established in London and Hong Kong in 1960. We are renowned for creating handmade and hand cut bespoke suits, custom shirts, trousers, and outerwear with excellent finishing details for men and women. We are inviting you to come and...
  5. Juliet

    artisans Hiras Fashion is Heading to New York, New Jersey, Washington DC & California

    Hiras Fashion is a Hong Kong British, family-owned company established in London and Hong Kong in 1960. We are renowned for creating handmade and hand cut suits, shirts, trousers, and outerwear with excellent finishing details for men and women. We are inviting you to come and visit us as we...
  6. T

    New York Bespoke Suit - Advice for first time buyer

    I'm looking to get a suit to use as the new core of my office wardrobe and am considering bespoke options in NYC around $2000+/-. From reading old topics Franco Ercole seems like the tailor I'll be going with, but I'm open to suggestions still. As for the suit, I'll be going with a solid navy...
  7. David Reeves

    David Reeves blog

    Is now up. https://davidreevesbespoke.wordpress.com/ I am finally getting to grips with getting my blog up mainly because I have been forced to sit still for a while, my wife and I are expecting our first born any time now and theres not much for me to do except fiddle around on the...
  8. M

    Pant Matching

    Does anybody know a tailor in New York City who's good at creating pants that match the fabric of a jacket? (I made the mistake of not getting separate pair of pants for a white dinner jacket and just using the one that came with the black one, but that's another discussion.) The pants are...
  9. C

    artisans NY handsewn shoemaking course - growing demand to learn traditional skills

    carreducker return to New York to teach the traditional art of English handsewn shoemaking to enthusiastic students in May. The course is for an intensive two weeks of shoemaking, six days a week from 9.30am - 5.30pm. Demand for the course is growing and the current waiting list means that...
  10. N

    Did I get ripped off? and Midtown Tailor Recs

    I know I posted this yesterday but I did not really get an answer to my main questions...1 Did I get ripped off? 2 Any tailor recommendations in Midtown? About a month ago a family member recommended Luigi's Quality Tailoring to me. I brought in a new suit and blazer. I had both jackets...
  11. N

    Tailor in NYC? and billing question.

    I am sure there are so many threads about Tailors in NYC but I had some trouble searching them. About a month ago a family member recommended Luigi's Quality Tailoring to me. I brought in a new suit and blazer. I had both jackets shortened (cut at the bottom, not pulled up from he top) an...
  12. fitzwright

    NYC Google Shopping Map

    In thanks for all of the information that I've learned from AAAC members I thought I would share the map I used on a shopping trip to NYC back in February...