J. Mueser’s Custom Suits

An interview with the founder on the benefits of and steps behind bespoke tailoring

If you blink you might just miss the J. Mueser storefront in NYC’s West Village. Stepping inside, however, reveals not only the depths of the location and the plentitude of fabrics and ready to wear clothing, but also the imagination of founder Jake Mueser. The boutique lets customers get hands on with made-to-measure shirts and suits (produced upstate) and also allows access to J. Mueser’s …

Sizing Right with Stantt’s Dress and Casual Shirts

Three simple measurements and an algorithm produce a tailored top

For the past few years, it’s been hard to distinguish between all the new companies offering made-to-measure shirts (we’ve had great experiences with J Hilburn and Ratio Clothing). NYC-based Stantt’s strength is in convenience; just take three measurements and then let their DataFit tech do the work. Stantt launched last year, armed with an algorithm built from thousands of different body scans. Simply input the …