Ermenegildo Zegna is an Italian luxury fashion house that makes men’s clothing and accessories, with over 550 monobrand stores and annual revenue of over €1 billion, it is the largest menswear brand in the world. Founded in 1910 when Ermenegildo bought his father’s textile looms, it is now managed by the fourth generation of the Zegna family and remains in family ownership. As well as producing men’s suits for its own labels, it manufactures suits for labels such as Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Tom Ford.
The head designer is Stefano Pilati, formerly of Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Dior. The Zegna range includes fabrics, suits, neckties, knitwear, shirts, accessories and sportswear. They have also branched out in other areas, for instance upholstering the interior of automobiles such as the Lancia Trevi Volumex.
Ermenegildo Zegna has a yearly output of over 2.3 million meters of fabric, 600,000 sleeve unit’s, 1.6 million pieces of sportswear and 1.7 million textile accessories. Zegna employs over 7,000 workers worldwide. Most Zegna suits cost in the £1,400-£3,000 range. Price is dependent upon several factors and as always the cloth quality will dictate the final price.
Ermenegildo Zegna’s Su Misura suits are Made-to-Measure and can be ordered in store at Brummells or we are happy to arrange a seasonal fitting with the Zegna master tailor from Italy. The cost is typically 15-20% more than regular Ermenegildo Zegna suit, however the service provides clients a custom ordered suit detailed to his own specifications.
Ermenegildo Zegna’s Su Misura service makes it possible to produce tailor-made suits, jackets, trousers, coats, shirts and ties in just 5-6 weeks, respecting the clients size and needs, and maintaining the standards of quality for which Zegna is rightfully famous.