Famous American journalist, Gay Talese once said – Putting on a beautifully designed suit elevates my spirit, extols my sense of self, and helps define me as a man to whom details matter.”
No one could have worded this better. The elegance of a man in a suit remains unmatched.
Be it a business meeting or a formal gathering, a special occasion like a marriage or an important presentation, you need a suit that reflects your personality and style.
We have narrowed down on the 10 best men’s suit brands in India you can invest in, especially for a wedding or a formal occasion.
A brand that needs no introduction, Raymond has been dressing men in India since more than 50 years now.
The brand remains on top of the list for a lot many when it comes to having a suit for a special occasion.
From readymade suits to rich fabrics that can be used for customised suits, they know well how to dress a man in a way that best suits him.
Check here for getting a stylist to visit you at your doorstep with fabric swatches for you to choose from and take in your measurements for a suit that is especially tailored for you.
Raymond Men’s Slim Fit Suit
This medium grey suit is sure to be your one wisest pick as no matter what the occasion or season, it will never look out of vogue.
Wear it to work or for an evening party/dinner, it will effortlessly look like its designed especially for the occasion it is being worn for.
Made using 65% polyester, 18% viscose and 17% wool, this slim fit suit from Raymond extends timeless elegance.
2. Peter England
Peter England can be credited for setting the ball rolling for branded men’s readymade shirts and trousers in the affordable category.
They opened up the market for more brands to follow suit. Till Peter England had come into the picture, the trend of having customised tailored shirts and trousers was the norm, especially for any middle class Indian home.
With Peter England, things changed. Men started experimenting with readymade shirts and trousers and then as the saying goes – rest is history. The brand offers a neat collection of suits as well.
Peter England Beige Two Piece Suit
Our pick is this sophisticated beige suit made from poly-viscose blend. The suit features a blazer, a pair of trousers and a single breasted 2-button closure. Team it up with a white or brown shirt and you are all set to win admiring stares whether at work or play!
3. Van Heusen
Van Heusen is known to offer power dressing to men who like to be seen in nothing but the best.
The brand has extended its product category to have a fantastic collection for women as well but their men’s range has a strong patronage that isn’t easy for other brands to overtake.
Van Heusen Blue Three Piece Suit
We simply fell in love with this stylish three piece suit from the brand. From the shade to the style, it looks royal and apt for a suit that is reserved to make heads turn in a party.
One of the very few brands to have maintained their brand value, Zodiac cannot be found on any of the eCommerce portals except for their own.
They rarely go on sale and their price points are premium. Men who wear Zodiac can never turn back to any other brand hence they really do not mind going that extra mile to shop for their favourite brand at one of their offline stores.
They do have their collection listed online as well but the experience one gets while at the Zodiac store can be quite a puller.
Beilla Pure Wool Jacket
Priced at a whopping Rs. 26,000, this jacket is for keeps! Light in weight, its timeless design simply comes alive in the striped fabric.
The stitching is impeccable and so is the look of the jacket which can be paired with a black trouser and a blue shirt for that look that silently kills.
You can buy it here.
5. Louis Philippe
Spelling class, sophistication and elegance, Louis Philippe offers chic and stylish men’s wear. From suits to shoes, they offer a complete solution to men who like to dress in style.
An international super brand for men’s wear, the brand offers a range of formal, semi-formals, custom-made clothing and accessories.
They have rich offline stores as well as a spectacular range available online as well.
Louis Philippe Grey Two Piece Suit
For those who do not like going for plain fabrics, this textured grey suit from Louis Philippe is a perfect buy.
Tailored in regular fit, it is made using 55% polyester and 45% wool. Pair it up with a white or black shirt and accentuate your dapper style at work or for an evening dinner.
A formal Arrow shirt has been a part of the wardrobe of a lot many men in India. They were one of the earliest premium men’s wear brand to enter India and their formal wear range was quite a rage.
A part of the Arvind Ltd.’s stable, Arrow has expanded its reach with its online availability apart from being available through their own stores and other multi brand retail outlets.
You can shop for the entire Arrow range (men and women) here. which also opens up your shopping window to a host of other brands from the house of Arvind Ltd. as well.
Regular Fit Bandhgala Suit
Designed using fabric that comprises 80% terry and 20% rayon, this classy bandhgala suit can be reserved for special occasions – be it festive or private dinners.
The design stands out from the rest giving it a lovely Indo-western look thus making it apt for those who do are not comfortable with a complete western attire.
Since the time Zara has entered India, fashion sensibilities of the fashion conscious Indians have changed for good.
One of the most coveted fashion brands in the world, Zara sets trends for rest to follow and this applies to their collection of men’s suits as well.
Chintz Comfort Suit
If it doesn’t catch your eyes, it is far from being called fashionable and this is the reason we thought of picking this striking maroon suit from their collection.
The blazer features a notched lapel collar with a contrast pin detail in the buttonhole.
Attention to detail can be seen with two front flap pockets, one besom pocket at the chest with a contrast pocket square, lining with two inside pockets, a double back vent, buttoned cuffs and button fastening in the front. The bottom is plain chino-style suit trouser in slim fit.
You can buy it here.
8. Park Avenue
From the house of Raymond, Park Avenue is a premium clothing line for men and women.
The formal wear collection from the brand makes it a perfect choice for corporate power dressing though all of them come with a price tag that may pinch your pocket.
Launched way back in 1986, their collection of men’s suits is well designed and since it is from Raymond, you can blindly trust the quality of the fabric being used.
Park Avenue Brown Regular Fit Suit
Some men like it blue, some grey and some prefer black but then there are those who have a wardrobe filled with different shades of browns.
This lovely brown suit from Park Avenue can be worn to work or you can team it up with a rich shirt and tie and wear it for a wedding or a party as well.
A 25-year old home-grown brand, Blackberrys has been synonymous with blazers and suit jackets in India.
The Delhi-based brand today has a wide reach across India with close to hundred company owned showrooms and with a presence in almost a thousand multi-brand outlets.
Blackberrys Men’s Notch Lapel Slim Fit Suit
With a notch collar, this classy slim fit suit in black is designed using fabric that is 82% terylene and 18% rayon. The colour and the style make it apt for work wear as well as an evening out for a special occasion.
You may not have heard of this brand but a simple search online for men’s suit shall show you a wide range from them on all possible market place portals.
From Flipkart to Amazon to Myntra, all of them have a lovely collection of Hangup’s men’s wear, especially suits. From designer suits to everyday wear suits, they have it all!
Designer Solid Men Suit
If you are looking to buy a suit for a wedding or a special dinner, this one is the best your money can buy. Easy on the pocket, this designer suit is made using fabric that is a blend of polyester and viscose thus extending all day comfort.