One of the Top 6 Custom Clothiers in the World
by Carlos Rubin - J.W. Marriott Magazine
Tailored to Perfection
Off the rack? No thanks. Made to measure? Only if you're in a hurry. For the truly perfect men's shirt, connoisseurs know that bespoke - a 100 percent personalized product- is the only way to go. Here's six top tailors in six top cities.
The Man to Know: Sonny Balani at Balani Custom Clothiers
Credentials: This family-owned business-Sonny's father Peter trained in London and Milan- has kept the men of Chicago looking sharp for fifty years.
Cost: Suits from $895, Slacks from $275, Blazers from $675, Shirts from $125.
The Edge: Service included cocktails from a fully-stocked bar on premises.