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The double-breasted jacket, an icon of male fashion

The double-breasted jacket is an authentic icon of male fashion, a garment capable of combining unending elegance and a dandy touch. Nowadays also young men appreciate a double-breasted jacket that is the ‘flagship’ product of our tailor’s shop. In 1977 our craftsmanship in making this piece of clothing gained us a prize by the Tailors’…

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Spring in the tailor’s shop: the Solaro fabric

When spring comes male wardrobes let lightweight fabrics in, softer colours, blazers and different suits. Formal suits and deep colours give way to the season ones. One of the textiles most appropriate to this period is certainly the Solaro, a mid-weight fabric, once made of cotton and nowadays of pure wool, whose range is not…

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Cotton, a versatile fabric never dull

In springtime and especially in summertime choosing the textile for your clothing becomes a crucial decision. A good tailor must be able to create a custom-made suit that is as comfortable as possible and stylish. Natural textiles are the only ones that assure the best results. Natural fibres, the only ones we use in our…

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Made in Sicily and innovation, a lasting bond

The history of Crimi’s tailor’s shop is closely connected to Sicily. It is the source of its lifeblood and nourishment. “Made in Sicily” is not a “trend of the moment” to us, but rather the real essence of our work. Therefore, as our land, we embrace different influences and reinterpret them in an unique way.…

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Perché scegliere l’abito sartoriale

Gli abiti sartoriali non sono soltanto capi d’abbigliamento. L’abito sartoriale possiede una storia unica ed irripetibile. Si pone agli antipodi dell’abito industriale costruito in serie. Non è il corpo ad adattarsi alle forme dell’abito, ma è il capo sartoriale che avvolge perfettamente le forme del corpo valorizzandolo al meglio. Grazie al sapiente aiuto di un…

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Tasmania merino wool, the excellence of a versatile cloth

Refined and light, “tasmania” textile is obtained from the best Australian wool.   The extremely fine fibers can be used to create really precious models and to produce very light clothing. Tasmania wool comes from the merino sheep that lives in Tasmania, where thanks to temperate climate, to vast room, to unspoilt nature and to…

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The coat, an outstanding garment

The coat has a role of primary importance in man clothing. Except during summer, the coat is in plain sight throughout the whole year. Short- or long-cut, made of light or thick textile, in solid colour or pattern, the quality of the coat makes a difference.   Plenty of models you can choose. From classic…

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The tuxedo: timeless elegance.

The formal suit par excellence, symbol of unending elegance. The tuxedo is a timeless classic that lasts despite the changing fashions, keeping unaltered its undeniable charm.   The unique tuxedo jacket can be single- or double-breasted, without vents and with pointed or shawl lapels. It seems it was the famous duke of Windsor who made…

Sports Club, look casual with style

Look casual, galore color and cloths less formal without sacrificing style. The clothing of those who attend sports clubs is characterized by elegance, less formal and more prone to lightness. The club is a meeting place, a space in to socialize without the formalities of the business world. The members are generally accustomed to wearing…