Formal Suit Hire Online


A formal suit is the attire of choice for many people and is used for a whole range of occasions. Weddings, business events, banquets and proms are all times when a formal suit can be used; however, the same type of formal outfit will not be suited to every occasion. This makes buying tricky. If you were to buy a suit for a wedding and then use that same outfit at a ball you would look inappropriate but buying a suit for each can cost thousands of pounds; money that people can ill afford, especially when a suit is used sparingly. Hiring a suit is the perfect solution and will allow to you find the perfect outfit for any occasion, what’s more is that formal suit hire online is extremely cost friendly.

How much does it cost to hire a suit?

This is a tricky question to answer as there are a lot of factors that will impact on the overall cost of formal suit hire online. It is possible to hire a suit from around £30 this will include everything needed for a black-tie event, including coat, trousers, shirt and tie/bow tie.  

The cost of your suit will, first of all, come down to the online retailer that you choose. The internet is home to a number of suit hire suppliers and many of them can cater outfit's UK wide. However, some can only provide delivery to the area in which they are based. It is important to check this before placing an order.

The type of suit you need will also affect the total cost. A standard formal suit such as a single-breasted jacket and matching trousers will be much cheaper to hire than a wedding suit that may include and Edwardian jacket and trousers. Fabric of the suit is also important. Some materials are regarded as more exclusive than others, for instance, silk, velvet and fine wool suits will be more expensive to hire than cotton and linen.  

Formal suit hire can be provided for both children and adults. You can expect to pay more for a larger-sized  suit. If you do require an outfit for your child, you should first make sure that the company is able to cater to kids, although most will, not all can so you will need to be prepared to look at other websites.

Accessories are available either included in the suit hire package or individually to add to an outfit. These include:
  • Ties
  • Bow ties
  • Cufflinks
  • Pocket square/handkerchief
  • Waistcoat
  • Cummerbund
Hiring online is the ideal choice for anyone looking for a formal suit without having to travel from shop to shop. It is also ideal for getting a suit at short notice.

Drawbacks of hiring online

While formal suit hire does provide many benefits, there is the drawback of not being unable to try a suit on before you hire. The way to get round this is to hire a suit as early as possible so that a replacement can be provided if required.

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