Suit Hire Somerset


The rural county of Somerset in the South West of England is popular with tourists from across the world and commonly regarded as one of the best places to live in the UK. The county has two cities, Bath and Wells that are surrounded by beautiful small towns and villages; Weston-Super-Mare, Yeovil, Taunton, Bridgewater and Cheddar being the best known. One thing that each of these destinations has is common is the availability of suit hire. Somerset has a requirement to provide a good selection of suit hire services to meet the demand of customers who attend formal occasions throughout the year. As such a picturesque county with the miles of country side along the Mendip and Blackdown Hills and quaint villages, Somerset is a popular destination for marrying couples. Like many parts of the year in the 21st century, the county is also popular with school proms and black-tie dinners held by local businesses and charities.

With a variety of occasions requiring suit hire, Somerset has shops throughout the county that can provide all manner of formal wear. Featured are some of the recommended companies to help narrow down a search.

Astaires Ltd

Named after the legendary Fred Astaire, a man known for his sharp dress sense and tailored suits, Astaires Ltd is Taunton’s leading provider of formal suit hire. Somerset has many menswear suppliers but not many can offer the unique style and individual service offered by this company. Having been established since 1991 and under the guidance of the current owner since 2004, Astaires Ltd has become renowned for its bespoke tailoring and diverse collection of suits and accessories. Suits are available for all occasions and the collection includes:
  • Tailcoats
  • Prince Edward suits
  • Short jackets
  • Dinner suits
  • Frock coats
  • Evening tails
  • Tuxedos
A fine range of waistcoats and neckwear as well as shoes and top hats can be added to any package.

Champagne and Strawberries

Another company in the town of Taunton is Champagne and Strawberries. Mostly specialising in bridal wear, the company is also able to offer a fine selection of children’s and adults suit hire. The company has clients not just in their home town but from across the county and this is as a result of the fine options available in wedding and evening wear. Tailcoats, frock coats and Prince Edward coats are available in Green, Grey, Navy and Black and there is also a varied collection of highland wear for a traditional Scottish wedding. Evening wear is available in dinner jacket and tails with accessories to complement any outfit.

Grander Grooms and Graceful Gowns

Located in Weston-Super-Mare, Grander Grooms and Graceful Gowns is a family run business established in 1992 that prides itself on offering the best possible suit hire. Somerset’s residents are provided with suits for all occasions and stocked in-house for the benefit of customers. Offering a relaxed atmosphere and friendly, professional service, the company is able to assist customers in finding the right suit and accessories down to the finest detail.

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