FAQs

How long does it take to make up a bespoke suit?

The first suit will take about 8 weeks which allows time for an intermediate stage fitting. However for a wedding or other specific date please add 2 weeks.

What is the starting price for a two piece wool suit?

A men's two piece suit starts from £850 and the ladies from £1100.

Are your suits really made in the UK?

Yes indeed they are! The men’s bespoke tailoring is built in Yorkshire and the ladies bespoke tailoring in London.

Do you make shirts?

As well as the stock shirts we make bespoke for both men and women starting at £140 inc vat and they are made in Manchester.

Do you take a deposit?

A 50% deposit is required when placing an order.

Can I purchase a Gift Voucher?

We have Gift Vouchers available for the value of your choice, valid for one year from purchase.

Do you do alterations?

Yes we do alterations to tailored garments, including those that have not been purchased at SHT.

We do not carry out alterations on dresses, leather or knitwear.  

Are you able to take measurements for a suit to be made elsewhere?

We are sorry but this isn't a service that we offer.

How often should a suit be dry cleaned?

The worst thing to do is bombard the natural cloth with chemicals so try to avoid dry cleaning until really necessary. Spot clean any spillages and use a really good quality clothes brush.  DO NOT use a trouser press as it will encourage the cloth to shine!

Can I boil wash my shirts?

It is preferable to wash our shirts at 40 degrees (as on the label) which will keep the shirt at its best. Iron slightly damp.

Do you carry out invisible mending?

No, however we do recommend British Invisible Menders Service in London.

Do you offer a refund on stock items?

We will exchange any stock item within 28 days of purchase and it must be in perfect condition. Unless the item is faulty where we will refund the amount paid.