Who makes the most expensive men's suits?
When you have the bank account of a royal or movie star, money is no object. Whether or not you're dropping a down payment for a house on one suit is of little consequence when you have the money to do so. Today, we will dive into the world of the wealthy and rich to take a look at some of the most expensive suits on the market.
World Class Suits
These next level suits are not for the faint of heart. To the tune of hundreds of thousands of dollars, these high fashion labels will exceed your suit expectations in every way.
1. Stuart Hughes at around £700,000
When it comes to designer suits like these, every detail counts. Each of the Stuart Hughes’ Diamond Edition suits has over 800 hours put into its design and creation. This silk, cashmere and wool ensemble is a collaboration between luxury designer Stuart Hughes and internationally known tailor Richard Jewels.
2. Alexander Amosu at £78564
The Vanquish II Bespoke suit from Alexander Amosu is made of the world’s two most expensive wools: qivuik and rare vicuna. The only one of its kind was made for an unknown buyer. When delivered, the suit made its way to its new owner in an armoured vehicle. Each button on the suit is made of diamonds and 18 karat gold.
3. Dormeuil Vanquish II at £73452
This suit is a great fit for those that want to literally wear their wealth. The Dormeuil Vanquish II is made with some of the rarest fabrics in the world. The suit is comprised of Ambassador, Qivuik, Kirgzy White, Dorsilk and Fifteen Point Eight.
4. Zoot Suit at £60145
Made in the historically accurate style of the zoot suit, this suit is decked out in stripes, hearkening back the era of World War II. This suit sold in New York at auction for $78,000 (£60145).
5. William Westmancott at £57794
The Ultimate Bespoke suit from William Westmancott is a 3 to 4 piece suit with over 200 hours of tailoring and designing put into it. For such a rich and luxurious suit, this William Westmancott is incredibly light and comfortable to wear.
6. Kiton K-50 at $46239
The Kiton K-50 suit is constructed with merino sheep wool. Enzo D’Orsi is its world famous designer.
7. Desmond Merrion at £36600
This Supreme Bespoke suit from Desmond Merrion comes from one of the world’s most loved and renowned tailors. London’s Savile Row houses many of suit-making fame, including the famed Desmond Merrion. A Supreme Bespoke suit is a great option for those looking for slightly less expensive designer suits.
8. Brioni Vanquish II at £33135
This Brioni suit is made with the luxury Vanquish II fabric, which is produced out of the UK by Dormeuil.
9. World Wood Cup Suits at £21,500
The World Wood Record Challenge invites new designers to tailor and create their best men’s suits. The winner will be chosen through a vote, with the winning design cut and tailored into 50 suits that are then sold through the brand Loro Piana.
10. Ermenegildo Zegna Bespoke at £16953
This suit is the last on our list and one of the most cost effective when it comes to expensive suits. At $22,000 (£16953), this suit was designed by the Zegna family. These suits consist of more than 700 fabrics and are fitted individually to the buyer.