How to Buy a Tailor Made Shirt in Shanghai, China - Part 4: Monograms and Buttons - Styles and Thread Colors

How to Buy a Tailor Made Shirt in Shanghai, China - Part 4: Monograms and Buttons - Styles and Thread Colors

The fourth entry of a multi-part series on buying a tailor made shirt. In this post we show you the various options for where to put a monogram on a shirt, as well as few options for how to get creative with regards to shirt button placement. We also touch on button hole thread colors. 

How to Buy a Tailor Made Shirt in Shanghai, China - Part 3: Cuff Selection

How to Buy a Tailor Made Shirt in Shanghai, China - Part 3: Cuff Selection

The third entry of a multi-part series on buying a tailor made shirt. In this post we show you the various options for shirt cuffs - the style (standard, French, turnback/cocktail, and convertible), the shape (square/barrel, rounded, angled/notched), and the number of buttons. You'll see not only graphics showing each option, but pictures of actual clothes purchased on previous Shanghai trips that show various cuff styles. 

How to Buy a Tailor Made Shirt in Shanghai, China - Part 1: Fabric Selection

How to Buy a Tailor Made Shirt in Shanghai, China - Part 1: Fabric Selection

The first of a multi-part series on buying a tailor made shirt. In this post we delve into the world of fabrics and the main attributes: fiber type, weave type, and yarn characteristics. As you saw from this page, the tailors we work with have way more fabric for you to choose from as compared with the competition - more than 800 choices!