Category Archives: Tailored Suits

Custom Women’s Dress and Business Suits. Hand-Tailored in all Sizes.

Wedding Suits for Women–Custom Made 2- and 3-Piece Suits

Womens Black Tuxedo JacketWe make many suits every year for all occasions.  And many of those occasions are the most formal ones.womens peak lapel jacket

Finding a beautiful wedding dress or evening dress can sometimes be difficult.  But if you would prefer to wear a stunning white or black suit?  That can feel impossible.

Custom Made Women's TuxedoIn addition to our custom dressmaking shop, A.J. and I run a top notch men’s tailoring business (Denver Bespoke) which specializes in non-traditional and individually handmade suits for guys.

Women's Tuxedo From The BackEach of our suits is designed from the top down to fit the body and the style of the individual customer.

We can get thousands of different types of wools and silks, and whether you are looking for a solid or a stripe, we can almost always provide a number of options in the color and quality that you desire.

Women's Tuxedo Jackets for Lesbian Weddings
Tuxedo Jackets

Over the past several years, we have recognized the demand for custom women’s suits of all types and have been able to combine traditional tailoring with traditional womenswear techniques to create pieces that are beautifully tailored but designed to fit well on women.Women's Vest for Lesbian Wedding

We do many suits for same sex weddings every year, making pieces for some of the most amazing lesbian weddings all over the world.

Suit for Lesbian WeddingFor brides, getting something that is unique and made to fit your personality and body type, can make all of the difference.

We also make many suits for difficult to fit women in many professions where looking sharp and distinctive is at a premium.Vest for Same Sex Wedding Bride

Finally, we often make tuxes and other garments for performers to wear on stage and at movie premieres.Women's formal Vest

The pictures in this listing show a few of our most recent styles…..

Women's Dress PantThe black suit is made from fine wool crepe with a cowl neck top cut from silk metallic paisley.  The style is a cropped tuxedo jacket that ends at the thinnest part of the waist for an utterly slimming effect that lengthens the legs.

The pant is boot cut for a very modern and trendy look.

We can make cropped tux jackets in many many different styles, and a sketch showing more of the styles is attached.Women's White Wedding Suit

The white suit is shown accessorized in two ways.  First as a three piece women’s suit with a hand-dyed and hand-woven silk matka vest in rose, and second with a silk velvet burnout blouse in our popular cowl style.White Wedding Suit

The suit jacket is cut from a gorgeous brushed wool that is always crisp and won’t wrinkle for your photos.

Women's White Dress PantsA classic sailor collar gives the piece a feminine touch and adds a bit of distinction to the traditional look.White Wool Suit with Sailor Collar

The pants for this piece are full pleated pants with a wide leg.

Pants of this sort, although more traditional than a bootcut, stylize and flatter the figure.

Suit Jacket Catalog

Our jacket catalog is attached as well.  Every detail can be mixed and matched, and once you contact us, we will work with you to create a style that is ideal for you.

Suit Jacket Catalog pg2

To contact us about getting started on a suit, send me an email (superhero@vigilantelabs.com) and I (Lianna) will get back with you asap.

 

 

Custom Suits and Tuxedos for Women

Traditional Womens Suit Jacket Sketches
Traditional Jackets

Every suit that we make is completely custom.

We work with you to design something that is exactly right for your taste, body type, lifestyle, and the events that you attend.

Women's Blazers and Tuxedos
High Fashion Jacket Styles

We make business suits, trendy blazers, Victorian inspired tailcoats, and tuxedos in all women’s sizes.  So whether you are looking for a piece for work, fun, or a wedding, we can make something just for you.

The sketches in this posting show some of the styles we are working on right now.  So definitely let me know if any of them seem like a good place to start for designing your piece.

womens military blazers
Sportswear Blazers

The first sketch shows some options for a classic jacket with point shawl, notch, and peaked lapels.

The second sketch shows a mixture of high fashion jacket styles including business and formal styles with shawl, notch, lark’s tongue and peak lapels.

Victorian Womens Jackets
Victorian Jackets

Most of these styles would be perfect for formal wear as part of a white or black women’s tuxedo (we make lots of gorgeous tuxedos for lesbian weddings).

The third sketch shows some sportswear styles with subtle military detailing.

Houndstooth Women's SuitAnd the final sketch shows some Victorian inspired jackets that cut away in the front and are perfect for weddings and special events.

All of our jackets can be made with a matching vest, pant, or skirt and can be made in thousands of different fabrics.

So just contact us with information about what you are looking for and we can send you swatches.Houndstooth Womens Suit

All of our jackets also include a muslin fitting.

Custom Womens Wool VestFor this, we cut and sew a muslin cotton mock-up of the jacket and mail this to you before cutting the final pieces.

You send us pics of yourself wearing the mock-ups and we alter the patterns to fit you exactly.  Womens Tuxedo Vest

This process allows you to get just what you want and allows us to make suits for customers around the world.

If you are thinking about ordering a custom suit for us, drop us a line at superhero@vigilantelabs.com with a bit about yourself and what you might like us to work on.

Women's Tuxedo Pant

We are a full service couture studio located in Denver, Colorado and we make suits and dresses for customers around the world.

Women’s Three Piece Suits and Vests

Women's white pinstripe suitWe recently won the Fashion Guild International Rising Star Award for the menswear category.  Women's ivory stripe suit

For those of you who don’t know, we also run the custom menswear site, DenverBespoke where we specialize in making the most unique men’s suits in the world and have made suits for hundreds of weddings.

In the last couple years, we have begun making suits for women as well.  All of our women’s suits are made using the same gorgeous wool, linen, and silk fabrics.  And all of them have the same high level of structure and tailoring.Women's Pinstripe Vest

The results have been amazing.

We have made women’s suits such as are not available anywhere else and have become a tailor of choice for professional women (especially lawyers!) and for lesbian women around the world who want a gorgeous suit to get married in.

Our suits can be modern, retro, elegant, mod, feminine, masculine, Victorian, traditional.  We will work with you to design the perfect suit for your taste and sketch ideas until we get the perfect look.

What is more, we use bespoke patternmaking techniques and create a unique pattern that is just for you.

You send us your basic measurements and we cut and sew a muslin prototype of the suit.  A kind of rough draft that we mail to you to try on.  You send us a few pics of yourself trying it on, and we modify the patterns to fit you exactly.

The result is a truly custom suit that is made for you in every way.

We can get virtually any type and color of fabric.  Just ask and we will start sending you swatches.

Women's white wool pants

The pictures show an ivory women’s 3pc suit cut from an Italian pin-stripe linen fabric with horn buttons.  The jacket is three button with notch lapels and the pants are cut with our signature “no-gape” L-shaped pockets.

The vest and pant suit shown with the tie is cut from an Italian superfine wool with brown gabardine pants and contrast details and a tuxedo stripe on the pants.

The shirt is a fitted due-bottoni collar shirt with french cuffs (yes we make women’s dress shirts also) in a dobby weave.  It is also show with a handmade and hand-beaded silk tie.

The final vest and pant are made from a classic wool gabardine in white.

Contact Lianna K (superhero@vigilantelabs.com) for more information and to get started on the ultimate custom suit.

The Bustle Suit

We love the Victorian era and the steampunk aesthetic.  Making Victorian-esque wedding attire is one of our favorite pursuits.

But we also love the idea of introducing Victorian elements into everyday wear.  And making business suits both for women and for men is a specialty.  Victorian Women's Suit

So it was only a matter of time before we decided to make a Victorian inspired business suit.

This suit is made from a gorgeous wool/silk herringbone fabric that shimmers slightly in the sun.

The weave is made up of black and ivory yarn that read as grey from a distance.

The vest is a simple princess seamed bodice with ornate metal buttons and the skirt is unlined with a draped bustle in the back.

Everything that we do is custom made to order.  So we can make hundreds of different variations on this suit, mixing and matching vests styles and picking from thousands of different fabrics including the finest wools, cottons, linens and silks.

If you would like us to design you a suit, please contact Lianna K. (superhero@vigilantelabs.com) and we can send you some fabric swatches and begin sketching ideas.

We are a full service couture studio located in Denver, CO and we make clothing for customers all over the world.  For special occasion wear we also offer muslin fittings by mail.  For this process, we send you a cotton mock-up of the pieces to try on before making the final garments.  This guarantees that the fit and look will be ideal.