Ending up with an orphaned suit jacket is never ideal, but it’s a common situation to be in. So, what can do you about it?
If you only recently purchased your suit – whether you got it off-the-rack or custom-made by a tailor – it may be possible to get a new pair of pants. It’s important to keep in mind, however, that you may find it difficult to get a matching pair off-the-rack, and your tailor may no longer have the fabric on hand. So, the longer you wait, the less likely you are to get your suit trousers replaced.
If you purchased it off-the-rack, it may be possible that the manufacturer has already stopped producing the suit you own – but even if it’s still available, you may find that you can’t purchase the trousers separately, so you would have to purchase an entirely new suit regardless.
One thing you can do in such situations is turn your suit jacket into a blazer – i.e. essentially wear it with a mismatched pair of pants/jeans. Keep in mind that the suit jacket’s construction may be slightly different to that of a typical blazer, and it will likely have a slimmer fit too – but with slim and skinny fit blazers becoming more common, that shouldn’t be too much of a concern.
If you’re looking to get a new suit, be sure to consider Mister Singh’s Fashion Gallery. We’re a Phuket, Khao Lak and Bangkok tailor with decades of experience in producing high-quality clothing for ladies and gentlemen.
Our prices are very competitive, and our high number of satisfied clients from all around the world attests to the quality of our product and service. Getting your measurements is a simple process, and we would be happy to guide you through it if you don’t already know them.
So, what are you waiting for? Send us a message through the contact form below to get started.