You’re considering calling in the experts to revamp your business wardrobe. How do you get started? To squelch any doubts first-timers may have, personal tailor Gary Franzen advises that initial orders be small, “perhaps a sport coat, so the customer can get comfortable and sample the product.” Below are our picks for some of the best places to try.Custom Clothing Ltd.
, Los Angeles. Reach Gary Franzen at (818) 314-0833 or pager, (213) 689-0632Jack Simpson for Oxxford Clothes
, New York. (212) 593-0204Martinez Custom Clothier
, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (225) 928-9107
Montalvo on Montana, Santa Monica, California. www.montalvotailor.comR.W. Furr Clothiers
, Dallas. (214) 357-2545, www.rwfurr.comSavile Row Custom Clothiers
, St. Louis. (314) 567-8500Tom James Co.
, locations worldwide. (800) 625-2228 ext. 2407, www.tomjamesco.com