(SPOT.ph) Despite living in the tropics, you can't dodge situations wherein you have to suit up. Whether it's for an important business meeting, a special occasion (or just because you want to look dapper), donning a suit is one of the easiest ways to look and feel like your best self—just slip one on and you instantly feel like you're James Bond. Although there are several advantages to going the made-to-measure route, there are plenty of accessible shops around the Metro that offer quality off-the-rack tailoring. We round up 10 stores in Manila where you can snag a smart suit.
A favorite of executives and businessmen, you can’t go wrong with Arrow’s crisp, straightforward suit offerings. You can count on this store for classic and sturdy American tailoring with no fuss.
Burton Menswear London
British menswear boutique Burton Menswear is also a reliable source for all your suit needs. They offer an assortment of sharp tailored pieces inspired by classic British style. They also offer up some hip shirts and cool sneakers if you want to take your look on another level!
Daniel Hechter proves that the French can do no wrong. The Parisian brand is known for their sleek, modern suiting that’s sure to make your look stylish and refined.
Fast-retail giant H&M has established itself as a go-to for on-trend and budget-friendly closet pieces. You wouldn’t want to overlook their suits section, too—they carry a selection in a variety of colors and finishes. The best part? They won't hurt your wallet so much.
If you're looking for a suit you can wear day-to-day, you might want to check out Mango. The brand has a wide array of stylish, Euro-inspired suits that come in neutral colors like gray, navy, and black. You're sure to find the perfect coat to suit your style in store.
A list of suit places wouldn't be complete without this reliable local store. Carrying everything from ready-to-wear suits, barongs, to custom-made tailoring, Onesimus is your one-stop shop for any occasion. You can't go wrong with their classic and versatile offerings.
If you want to buy your suit somewhere akin to the shop in Kingsmen, you might want to pay Signet a visit. The premium menswear boutique is home to a selection of both ready-to-wear and bespoke suiting from brands like Ring Jacket and Sartoria Dalcuore.
For quality suits crafted through classic Saville Row tailoring techniques, there’s no better place than T.M. Lewin. The British heritage brand has several suit options that are sure to make you look your most suave.
A certified go-to for stylish menswear pieces, Topman won’t disappoint you with their selection of formalwear. The British high-street brand specializes in dandy-friendly suits in slim and skinny cuts—perfect if you’re aiming for that casual yet smart vibe.
Zara has undeniably become a reliable wardrobe source for style-savvy men in search for off-the-runway trends and the brand’s suits are no exception. The fashion-forward gentlemen will enjoy the Spanish brand’s assortment of suits in various colors, fits, and patterns.