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

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?

A Vibrant Wedding Suit for Groom Franz D’Angelo

Behind every bespoke suit is a story. That story starts with the customer.  As part of a series of blogs from Edinburgh Tailoring Company, we will look at some of those stories. We will explore what our customers were looking for when they came to us  and how their tailoring stories progressed with us.  For … More A Vibrant Wedding Suit for Groom Franz D’Angelo

Interview with Jason Rutter, our Edinburgh tailor

Who would you love to tailor for and why? Nick Cave. He’s a man who knows his suits and has a very particular style. Esquire magazine described it as ‘high-end tailoring and gutter-level sleaze’! It is fitting that one of his preferred tailors is not in Savile Row but London’s Soho.  Nick Cave’s suits are always fitted, … More Interview with Jason Rutter, our Edinburgh tailor