Suits 101

The Basics

  Suits are relatively simple creatures. Stick to these basic guidelines and you’ll see your suit ‘anxiety’ slowly drift away. Note: Sarto believes that these are guidelines rather than rules than need to be strictly followed. Information found below are based on traditional information we gathered and on what we personally believe work for our …

Shoulder Pads Anyone?

One of the details we're more critical with are the shoulders. So how should they look like? 1.  When standing naturally, you’ll want to make sure there’s no bunching in the back of the collar. When standing naturally, you’ll want to make sure there’s no bunching in the back of the collar.  2.  Also make sure …

If the Fit is Right…

We found this article that more or less sums up how your suit should fit you.   1. Shoulder pads end with your shoulders. 2. Your flat hand should slip easily into your suit under the lapels when the top (or middle button is fastened. If you put a fist in, the suit should pull at the button. …