Beginner’s Guide to Suits: Part III

June 1, 2009

Each week, I will present a post on the ins and outs of custom suits. For the complete guide, please leave a comment with your email.

Fabric “weights”

“Super” is an industry term that measures how finely the wool is spun together.

fabric weights

A super 120 and higher wool mixed with silk or cashmere creates a sheen that allows the suit to stand out. This look is perfect for formal occasions.


One Response to “Beginner’s Guide to Suits: Part III”

  1. mike libunao Says:

    Hi I would like the complete guide. Contemplating purchasing a custom-made suit and I am looking for all the information I can get. Thanks.

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