A rather remarkable pattern for a double-breasted suit, C. 1922.
Just take a look at a few vintage photographs I found on my computer: two authentic patterns for a double-breasted suit from 1922.
Just note how much shrinking and stretching is going on in both the jacket and the trousers: this suit requires some very serious tailoring.
The creation of Bond’s famous ‘Conduit Cut’ suit by Anthony Sinclair.
A fabulous double breased 1920s sportscoat.
Drakes just presents the most exquisite style… their aesthetic is positively dreamy.
Drake’s SS14 Lookbook
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