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Well-Groomed Tips: Why’s That Suit So Expensive?

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Ever wonder why some suits are $99 and others are $5000? Here’s an easy infographic that breaks it all down. I think this post is a great bookend to a suit-centric week here on W-G. First, we had Joel Serrato’s advice about custom suits, followed by a reader’s inquiry (in the comments section) about inexpensive custom suits.

Here the types of suits are dissected so you can finally figure out why that suits costs so much.

Ready-to-Wear Suits:

Made-to-Measure Suits:

Bespoke Suits:

infographic via NPR’s PLANET money

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