We recommend four to six months to ensure there is no issue with stock. However, if your wedding is sooner don’t despair. Some grooms have left it one to two weeks prior to their wedding and we have still been able to happily dress them for their big day.
How much is the purchase price on a ready to wear suit?
How do we fit groomsmen who live interstate or overseas and can’t be measured in store?
We have a measurement form to record measurements from your groomsmen. We recommend they go to a recognised suit shop or tailor for their measurements. We will then order the appropriate sizes and post the garments for your groomsmen to try on. We will swap the garment for the correct size if it doesn’t fit. We can alter the groomsmen suits in one to two days before the wedding if required.
Do you charge for alterations on wedding suits?
We give discounts on alterations for wedding suits and you will save up to 60% off normal alteration prices.
How long does a made to measure suit take to make?
We recommend you allow four to six weeks from your first consultation, although we can accommodate a quicker turnaround for special circumstances.
How much is the purchase price on a made to measure suit?
A made to measure suit is made on the premises from the world’s finest fabrics. They range in price from $1000 to $2500 depending on the fabric and the number of fittings required. Club blazers and sporting team blazers start from $484 including embroidered logo.
I’m hard to fit; however I don’t want to spend $1000 on a suit?
We stock a wide range of top brand suits from $220. Our expert team understands that different brands have different cuts and styles to suit different body shapes and sizes. With our expert knowledge in this area, we can often fit you in a great value ready to wear suit, with some minor alterations.
What items do you hire?
Rundle Tailoring is your complete hire solution. Our hire range includes: suits, business shirts, ties, vests, pocket squares, shoes, cufflinks and top hats.
How much does it cost to hire a suit?
We offer the best value hire suits in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley. Our pricing is as follows:
Suit hire: $150
Suit, shirt and tie combination hire: $160
Suit, tie, shirt and vest combination hire: $200
Other items may also be hired such as shoes and top hats.
Do I need to make an appointment to be fitted for a hire garment?
No, but it is a good idea to call ahead of coming in to let us know when you will be in . You can come in at any time during our normal opening hours and be fitted by one of our expert team members. If you are part of a bridal party, groomsmen can be fitted individually or as a group.
When do I need to confirm my booking?
We ask that you confirm your booking no later than one month prior to the event. During our busier period between March/April and September/October, we ask that you give as much notice as possible. However, if you need a hire garment on late notice we can usually accommodate you.
What if one of my groomsmen is located interstate or overseas?
Can I make changes to my booking if I change my mind?
Yes. Please call us or drop in to the store to discuss any changes. During busy periods we ask for as much notice as possible.
When can I collect my garments?
Hire garments are organised one to two weeks prior to the event and any alterations are done during this time. We ask customers to come in to the store two days prior to the event for a final fitting and collection.
When can I return my garments?
Garments can be returned one or two days after the event. If you need more time to return your hire garments please discuss this with us at the time of booking.
Do I need to dry clean the garments before returning?
No. All hire garments are dry cleaned by us.
Is my deposit refundable at time of payment?
No, your deposit is non-refundable. It is taken off the cost of hire at the time of payment.
Should I try on my suit upon collection?
Yes, all garments must be tried on prior to leaving to leaving the shop on pick up.
It is a condition of hire that you have a final fitting on collection of your hire suit. This ensures your suit is fitted correctly and you can check you have all of your accessories.