Neapolitan Traditional Tailoring Process

Ferruccio Milanesi stitch


Expert’s point of view

Tailoring to the individual means personalizing the suits with mastery and cutting them with the utmost precision. Before cutting the fabrics, we meet a customer in one on one consultation to create a unique style based on his character, habits, behavior, body shape, Activity, and special needs. Then our experts model the lines of the jacket which are drawn out on an individual pattern to meet the customer’s exacting requirements.

Exclusive Fabrics

Choosing the right fabric is essential for creating timeless suits. Hundreds of exclusive and precious fabrics from windowpane to pinstripe and glen plaid are available in a wide variety of pattern and colors. Our experts explain the details of each material for a better understanding of their style and take the customer’s current wardrobe into consideration to match suits and accessories.

Our experts offer a significant advantage for customers who are building their wardrobe from the beginning. Each purchase will have solid reasoning behind it. Every newly added piece will be part of a precise plan. This way, all the customer’s wardrobe products will somehow be related to each other. “smart wardrobe building technique.”

Ferruccio Milanesi handbasting canvas


The delicate stage “hand-basted canvasing “.

The Ferruccio Milanesi Neapolitan-Shoulder jacket needs precise cutting and exceptional care during every single stage of manufacturing. Every manual gesture needs to be almost perfect.

The jacket structure components, such as the chest, lapels, and the collar are cut and hand-basted, this way forming the elements to your body shape, every single stitch done by the plan because by these stitching forming the component to exact shape, the jacket built around a free-floating canvas. Ferruccio Milanesi hand basting is unique; the stitches are small and in different directions in each portion of the canvas according to the body shape and movement directions.

This exclusive technique results in a series of anatomically precise functionalities. While moving the body in different directions, the hand-stitched structure naturally aligns with the same direction and creates a maximum free movement for a wearer.


Ferruccio Milanesi Chest pocket tacking


Chest Pocket tacking stage

Pocket tacking is a one of important element of bespoke tailoring and sartorial ready to wear suiting, which is cut and shaped entirely by hand in a particular boat shape. This specific shape of the Milanesi chest pocket detail is one that is noticeable from a distance.




Shoulder pads.

Our bespoke suits are shoulder pad free or have very light shoulder pads with a unique cut to make the shoulder reverted and shifted toward a natural anatomic position. This future provides the wearer maximum comfort and mobility.


Ferruccio Milanesi hgh armscye


High & Narrow Cut of Armscye

The height, shape, and diameter of the armhole are three crucial elements of the perfect bespoke jacket. Ferruccio Milanesi masters cutting the armhole of the jacket in its highest possible point to create a spectacular comfort and ease of movement.

Small and high armscye allows you to move your arms independently from your jacket chest, shoulder, and body.

Positioning the high armscye is a characteristic of Ferruccio Milanesi bespoke tailoring. This way, armscye fits close to the armpit, and arms will not be restricted to the chest and lapels of the jacket and will not move when your arms move.

Another benefit of high armscye cut is the esthetic part of the correct cut armscye makes your arms look longer and slimming the silhouette. Jacket cut with the small armscye by Milanesi tailors forces you to stand upright.




Collar and under-collar tacking

This step of our artwork is performed entirely by hand. Every single brilliant hand stitch exudes artistry while forming and shaping the collar.