Take a look at our top tips for finding the best men’s clothing stores in Harrogate. If you are looking for high-quality clothing for yourself or a partner, then it’s important to find the right shop. Whether it’s a bespoke tailored suit or casual sportswear, Harrogate is blessed with a creative and innovative selection of shops. To help find the right clothes for you, we have rounded up our top tips for choosing the best Harrogate clothes stores. Find Your Style
Firstly, let me say, that I dislike the term ‘designer’…. a word often tagged on to things to make them seem more than they are..ie a supermarket may have some budget sunglasses at £2.99, labelled as ‘designer sunglasses’…..well of course somebody designed them … or ‘ripped them off’!
But it’s been a ploy, to make things sound more than what they are!
Whilst I’m on my high horse, I even considered changing our strap line description and finding another word for the now much over used word ‘bespoke’…. I even noticed a ‘bespoke barbers’ the other day?
I’m wary of these ‘buzz words and of people who use them in abundance’
Premium, premier, executive, bespoke, contemporary, on point………arghhh!
Now with that off my chest, Harrogate and the surrounding areas have plenty of stores, each one boasts its own unique style. Before you find the perfect shop for you, it’s important to know roughly what you are looking for. For the best made to measure suits, you’ll want to find a store that specialises in tailoring and has staff with the experience. There are plenty of independent shops across the area who can have a suit made just for you. Whether you have a wedding to attend or an important corporate event, a custom-made suit can set you apart from the crowd. If you are looking for casual wear, you’ll want to find a store within your budget and more importantly your taste and comfort levels or a dedicated sportswear brand.
If you want cutting edge true design lead ( I couldn’t say it) clothing Lynx on West Park can accommodate you and Steve at Owl, next to the Drum & Monkey has some truly unique pieces inspired by such things as canoeists smocks.
There is a great selection of country wear at Cordings a few doors up from ourselves on Parliament Street, as well as Tim at The Brown Trout (great for shooting kit and guns and fishing tackle too) and Orvis on West Park
Mr Smithers offers a colourful selection of casual and semi formal at a price that won’t break the bank, and Moss Bros turn out some decent edgy looking suits at a budget price.
Our own establishment offers, a large range of ready to wear high quality suits, sports jackets and trousers alongside casual wear from brands such as Incotex and Schneiders. The best English shoes from Crockett & Jones and Church and a selection of over 1000 silk hand made ties. We also offer a full made to measure and b’ b’ b’…….bespoke custom tailored suits, evening wear and shooting suits
A huge range of shirting for BESPOKE, there I’ve said it … shirts, too,
Know Your Budget before you head to a clothes store, it’s best to know roughly how much money you want to spend. There’s no need to worry if you are shopping on a tight budget, because there are still plenty of options. There is a whole range of men’s clothes shops in Harrogate offering affordable tailoring options. It’s best to calculate the maximum amount of money you are able to spend, and to stick to it. Having an idea of how much you’d ideally like to spend is also useful and will encourage you to look out for the sales. Remember, a sophisticated suit does not have to break the bank and there are plenty of affordable options on the market. Choose an Area with so many fabulous clothes shops in and around Harrogate, finding the right one can be a little overwhelming. In order to narrow your search, why not pick a particular street or borough. Do some research beforehand to see how many options there are in your chosen area. For example, a simple search for ‘men’s clothes shops Harrogate’ can produce a number of different options to help you get started.
This way you can save yourself a lot of time, though in truth, Harrogate is not so vast that you can get around within a day!
Call into see us at Rhodes-Wood at the bottom of Parliament Street and If we don’t have what you want, we are always happy to point you in the right direction.