Experiences with Walker Slater?

Discussion in 'Suits' started by Zachary, Aug 13, 2017.

  1. Zachary

    Zachary One of the Regulars

    Vienna, Austria
    Good evening Gentlemen,

    By recommendation of a friend, I became aware of the Edinburgh, Scotland-based firm Walker Slater. They mainly produce tweed suits.

    Does anyone of you know this firm? Is it recommendable? What are your buying / wearing experiences with Walker Slater?

    Thank you in advance!

    Have a good week,
  2. Patrick Hall

    Patrick Hall Practically Family

    Houston, TX

    I actually popped into one of their shops in Covent Garden when I was in London last week. I was favorably impressed by their wares. The tweeds are great - really colorful interesting patterns. They had some pretty, slubby linen-silk blends on offer as well, a sort of summer tweed. Most of their suits were available in three pieces, and the cut was "vintage-friendly". They were modern cuts, but, go a couple waist-sizes up to get a high rise on the trews, and you're good to go!
  3. eugenesque

    eugenesque One of the Regulars

    I was at their Covent Garden store last November. Very friendly people. Tweed suits appear to be of good material but I ended up buying something other than suits/clothing. Got a waxed canvas bag as a gym bag. Quality is superb.
  4. Edward

    Edward Bartender

    London, UK
    High quality, but not vintage cuts. Don't think I would be willing to spend the money myself because of the cut, but the quality is certainly there.
  5. GWD

    GWD One Too Many

    Evergreen, Co
    I have one of their suits, very nice modern cut suit. Expect to spend more at the tailor to get a more custom fit, sleeve Length, trousers hemmed, and shoulder divots fixed. But all in all a very positive experience and their prices are great!
  6. JackieMatra

    JackieMatra A-List Customer

    Maryland, U.S.A.
    I emailed them a few questions regarding their apparel, twice, a year ago, and never received any response.

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