The following expert tips from The Suit Depot will show you which clothes to invest in, why alterations matter, and how to accessorize on a budget. You can get the most from your money with this advice.
Fit is everything. You can spend thousands of dollars on a suit, but if the fit is not right it’s not worth it. An affordable suit that has been altered for your body will look better than an expensive suit that doesn’t fit right, so protect your investment – or turn an inexpensive suit into one that looks like a million bucks.
If your stomach protrudes more than two inches past your chest, a portly suit will probably fit you better. A portly suit, or executive cut suit, is a suit that has not really changed in the shoulders and chest, but room has been added to the stomach of the jacket and the waist of the pants.