POSTS USING TAG 'tools'

When the jackets come back from the fitting, it is our job as the coat makers to give shape to the fronts.The tools used for this job and in general on any stage of the making process should be chosen... Read More
When a job comes down to the workroom wrapped in a bundle, there is a small amount of cloth left inside. This spare piece of cloth is what we use to cut the 'fit ups'. These are all the components nee... Read More

OTHER POSTS OF INTEREST
The Sheep on the Row event marked the start of Wool Week which is taking place between the 5-11 of October. The Campaign for Wool's aim is to promote and celebrate the natural, renewable and biodegrad... Read More
The launch party for Simon Crompton’s book The Finest Menswear in the World was held last Wednesday evening.Hosted by Cleverley and Anderson & Sheppard, the event took place at The Royal Ar... Read More
This time of year brings change: light for dark, new growth everywhere and still a chill. So while the winter coats are put away, we still need an extra layer for the shady side of the street.The knit... Read More
The past couple of weeks I’ve been striking out for the first time – marking the patterns onto the cloth, with chalk – under the supervision of Mr Hitchcock. I’ve been practisi... Read More
Visiting a tailor, let alone a Savile Row tailor, you might have preconceptions that you are setting foot into an unapproachable world and an environment that isn’t interested in explaining itse... Read More