Frequently Asked Questions

Where are your clothes made?

All of our suits, country clothing, trousers, jackets etc. are all made right here in England and carry the much coveted Made in England label. This includes our made to order range too, so all of your clothing is Made in England.

Our own label jumpers are made in Scotland, Glenbrae are made in the UK and John Smedley is all made in England.

Our English made bespoke shirts for both men and ladies are just that, Made in England. They are hand made right here in England from the finest 100% cotton and are the finest bespoke shirts in the region.

Barrington Ayre Everyday, Elegance, Luxury & Platinum range of shirts are made in France.

How far does your travelling tailor service stretch?

Our main area as "The Cotswolds' Visiting Tailor" is The Cotswolds, Gloucestershire and the South West. However we have regular visiting days in London, at least once a week.

We also have a visiting tailoring service through Bristol, Dorset, Somerset, Devon & Cornwall. We also make regular trips to Yorkshire, Herefordshire and many other places across the UK so please do get in contact on 0845 300 9014 to see when we are next in your area.

We have also made trips to South Africa and Nigeria to make clothes for people so we will travel pretty much anywhere (within reason!).

Can we come and see you at all?

Absolutely! If you are around Cirencester and fancy popping in to see us please do get in touch. We have a showroom at 11-17 Market Place in the middle of Cirencester where we have all of our fabrics, examples of the clothes that we made and a range of our ready to wear clothing.

We can also, and often do, visit people in local pubs, hotels and many other places so do please give us a call 0845 300 9014 and get in touch.

How long does a suit take to make?

Our suits take between 8 - 12 weeks to make including a fitting and this takes into account organise a time to come back and see you at a convenient time. We can get your clothing made quicker if you are desperate so again, please do get in contact with us to discuss your needs 0845 300 9014.

Do you have a fit guarantee service?

Yes, when you are personally delivered your new suit we will make any little tweaks for you to make sure that you have the finest fitting tailored clothing that you possibly can.

How do you go about taking payment?

We ask for a 50% deposit to get your suit into production and then take the balance when you are happy with your clothing.

If I organise an appointment at my office where many of my colleagues also buy clothing, do I get some sort of commission?


We have a referral system that means whenever someone you have put forward buys a suit from us, we will give you one of our bespoke shirts, absolutely free. It doesn't matter how many times you do this. If you refer 10 people who all buy, we will make you 10 shirts.