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Make Your New Favorite Suit with Freemans Sporting Club

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Continental, eye-catching style was for years seemingly only something available to a privileged few, a subset of traveling menswear aficionados who popped up at global trade shows and fashion weeks. If that sounds a little intimidating, rest assured that sharp, tailored style is now much more accessible, thanks to the makers of your new favorite suit, the Made-to-Order Suit Program at Freemans Sporting Club.

The lauded menswear retailer’s new program is a premium answer to your suiting woes, with the Made-to-Order program costing less than Bespoke or Made-to-Measure suiting. The brand’s in-house line already includes a versatile, classic selection of shirting, sportcoats and sportswear, and the option to create your own suit from their stellar fabrics makes them an even greater force to be reckoned with.

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And the great thing about the Made-to-Order Suit Program  is that no visit to a tailor is required — the entire process can be done online with your current sizing, and you get the full pick of the brand’s extraordinary fabric and suiting options. A full suit will run you just over a grand, while sportcoats go for $850.  Considering that you can wear each piece multiple ways, separately or together, over and over again, that’s not a bad deal.

When you throw in the fact that all the pieces are made in the U.S.A, you’ve got a wholly unique suit that’s bound to turn heads at your next summer wedding — and well beyond that. And if you find yourself crunched for time, the quick digital ordering process provides a turnaround time of four-to-six weeks, certainly quicker than a process that normally includes an in-person visit.You also get your pick of a range of fabrics, from a crisp, all-season worsted wool to a silk-linen blend that’s wearable in the hotter temps of summer.

Add in the option for stylish details like side tabs (a la James Bond’s suit trousers), and you’ve got a suit that can go either extremely dressy (think a cufflink shirt and silk tie) or more casual (toss on a slim pocket tee and leather loafers). Either way, there’s no question that your suited looks just got a whole lot more stylish — and affordable.

Learn more at Freemans Sporting Club.

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Beau Hayhoe is a freelance men's style writer, consultant and PR pro based in Brooklyn. Beau's menswear and gear writing has…
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