The Top 5 Reasons to Have a Tuxedo in Your Wardrobe

People often say ‘tuxedo’ when discussing men’s formalwear. But what does it mean? A tuxedo is an elegant semi-formal evening suit of black or midnight blue with a white dress shirt worn with a bow tie. It’s that simple. The history surrounding the tuxedo makes it easy to see why this elegant and stylish outfit … More The Top 5 Reasons to Have a Tuxedo in Your Wardrobe

Top 3 Tips for Bespoke Wedding Suits

We caught up this week with our owner Chris McGowan to ask him his top 3 tips for anyone considering having their wedding outfits made this year. With a reported 400% increase in wedding demand in 2022, Edinburgh Tailoring Company are anticipating high demand for some of our most popular cloth options, and we’re bringing you our top tips … More Top 3 Tips for Bespoke Wedding Suits

Getting married before March? When should you order your suit?

Each year, we return after Christmas & New Year holidays to emails, Facebook messages, phone calls and voice mails from people looking to arrange an appointment for their wedding suits. I mean, we LOVE working on Wedding suits, but the messages are all usually quite similar in the questions they’re asking. “How long do you … More Getting married before March? When should you order your suit?

How Long Does a Bespoke, Handmade Suit Take Once It’s Ordered?

You may know the old saying; the best things come to those who wait…  If you’re looking to order a tailored, one-of-a-kind suit, you’ll probably have an inkling that it’ll take a while to produce the end result.  But what are the rough timescales for a tailored suit, and how long can you expect to … More How Long Does a Bespoke, Handmade Suit Take Once It’s Ordered?

What are Your Options When Choosing a Bespoke, Handmade Suit?

Looking for a bespoke, handmade suit – but aren’t sure what your options are, or even what to expect at all, for that matter?  Don’t worry, you’re not alone – but we’re here to change that. Let’s talk bespoke suit options!  Especially if it’s your first time thinking about ordering a tailored suit, you might … More What are Your Options When Choosing a Bespoke, Handmade Suit?

How Much Should a Bespoke, Handmade Suit Cost from a Tailor?

It’s a question people ask us all the time.  Usually they come into the studio, and the conversation goes something along the lines of: “Chris, how much should a bespoke, handmade suit cost?”  My reply: “Well, that really depends on what you need, and where you go. How long is a piece of string?”  It’s … More How Much Should a Bespoke, Handmade Suit Cost from a Tailor?