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Bespoke

Made to the client’s exact requirements, Kilgour bespoke suits are crafted by hand, on Savile Row, with the entire process overseen by one tailor.

A full set of forty measures are taken during the first consultation to ascertain shape, posture, balance and proportion. A paper pattern is then drafted, unique to the customer. For the first fitting the suit is taken to a baste, with an unlined jacket to demonstrate and refine the shape and style.

The second fitting moves to a forward where the emphasis is on perfecting the comfort of the fit. Followed by a final fitting, a finish.

The Kilgour suit remains timeless. A contemporary English silhouette with a structured neat shoulder and shaping through the chest and waist designed to elongate the body to create an athletic shape. In essence a suit worn by style icons through the years, from Cary Grant to Bond himself, Daniel Craig.

A bespoke suit is the equivalent of Haute Couture from a Milanese or Parisian salon. The process takes approximately eight weeks, a minimum of 120 hours handwork and over four thousand stitches just to secure the floating chest piece. 

 

 

 

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Overseas Bespoke & Made to Measure Trips

OCTOBER 2016
25 - 26 Los Angeles
27 San Francisco
28 - 29 New York

MARCH 2017
Dates to be confirmed, USA

If you would like us to visit your city please do get in touch.

Our Bespoke prices start at £3960 for a two-piece suit, excluding VAT.

To make a Bespoke or Made to Measure appointment at 5 Savile Row or during our overseas trips please email us at bespoke@kilgour.com or telephone 020 3283 8941.