"I Know a good tailor in Hong Kong..."
-007 (Sean Connery) “Diamonds are Forever,” 1971,
For locals and visitors alike, getting a suit stitched in Hong Kong's bustling Kowloon district has always been a popular activity. The ability to put one together in 24 hours has earned the city's tailors a global reputation for speediness. However, many believe that the idea of such reckless speed defeats the whole purpose of getting a suit tailor-made.
“One of the most popular tailoring houses in Hong Kong..”
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GETTING A BESPOKE SUIT MADE FOR THE FIRST TIME CAN BE OVERWHELMING FOR SOME. THE FOLLOWING IS A COLLECTION OF EXPERIENCES AND INSIGHTS ON WHAT TO EXPECT
“Getting Fitted by a Master Tailor..”
“A properly tailored suit is one of those things I didn’t know I needed (or wanted) until I got one. And it’s not just the fact that the fit is perfect — I’m a pretty normal shape and I’ve never really struggled to buy a suit off the peg…”
“As a good suit can last for decades, it’s worth spending a
few hours getting it right.”
“The last time I ordered a suit from a tailor, the first President Bush was running the United States and Mikhail Gorbachev was just
about clinging on to power in the Soviet Union. I was lucky to walk out of the shop not wearing a double-”
“Linen suit or seersucker suit? Dos and don’ts for a slick
“It is one of the great injustices of life that formal occasions expect women to strip off, while paradoxically demanding men suit up.
And seemingly, the grander the ceremony, the more layers men are expected to squeeze
into – why not add a waistcoat between that heavy jacket and sweaty shirt? – while simultaneously encouraging the fairer gender
to don ever skimpier portions of fabric. “
-By Rob Garratt
Memorable Things To Do In Hong Kong - A Must Visit
The vibrant and bustling city of Hong Kong is known for its rich history and unique geographic location, iconic skylines and fusion
of cultures. For a relatively small, but highly densely populated city, the amount of things to do in Hong Kong are endless. Hong
Kong is a city that never sleeps, and there is always something to do around every corner. We decided to create a most
memorable things to do in Hong Kong activities and shopping guide from the perspective of local must visits when travelling to
Hong Kong through the eyes of locals. Enjoy!