My husband relocated along with me to London.
And as such...he now must wear suits. Nice suits.
I had walked by Mr Start several times in jaunts around Shoreditch, and on a late Saturday afternoon we made our way in jonesin' for menswear with red lines (on sale) as advertised by the large January signs. Luckily, we scored Ruki (sp?) as our assistant, and she is a gem. Ask for her by name....more
Start is like discovering a mini-Saville Row in hipster Shoreditch. It really is a great high-end suit and dress shirt store. Spread over 2 small floors, expect to find a nice selection of tailored shirts, suits, and ties. They also sell a selection of custom made Crockett & Jones shoes.
They seem to regularly offer "secret" sales with discounts up to 50% off so best to ask! With the secret...more
When my brother asked for a new tie for Christmas I thought it would be really easy to find. I was wrong. Quickly I realised I know absolutely nothing about men's tailoring or what looks good with what. After a few unsuccessful shopping trips I was quite tempted to throw in the towel and buy one of those novelty Bug's Bunny ones instead. But then I found Start's suit store in Shoreditch and...more