Despite a highly acclaimed and award-winning career working for a premium tailoring brand, in 2006 Ian Fielding-Calcutt saw the opportunity to create something new, organic and unique. The new business would retain his core ethics of exceptional service, design and most importantly bring a ‘new luxury’ element to the tailoring world. On a chance meeting with serial entrepreneur and investor Adam Nicholson the brand was born – on top of a mountain in the Swiss Alps! After a year in the business, Ian bought Adam out to allow him to work on other projects.
The business has grown steadily over the years, in 2014 being ranked amongst the top ten tailors of London. It’s also one of the few tailoring brands with its own in-house cutter, Raymond, who has over 40 years experience in the business working with the likes of Paul Smith, Anderson & Shepard and personally for members of the British royal family. At present, the business consists of himself, Consulting Partner Alex Riley (8 years service), Operations Manager Ellie Robinson (4 years service), Head Cutting Consultant Raymond Chung, Tailor & Cutting Consultant Sein Lei Minh and Cris Zamoranos (Consultant Marketing Executive).
In the future the business aims to become the number one luxury tailoring provider in the world (based on quality and service), working with many famous faces and delivering exceptional service, without fail, to everyone it works with.
We have a long-established team which can call upon over 70 years worth of experience in the industry. We do not have a revolving door of new people so you can be sure that you’re getting many times the quality of service that you would in a standard retail store or made to measure provider.
Here at Fielding & Nicholson we believe in developing strong partnerships to enable us to deliver the best possible service to our clients. With this in mind, we have developed strong relationships with luxury brands that provide us with fixed premises for fitting and consultation purposes.
Our stunning showroom on the first floor allows clients to relax and have a drink in a calm environment, just off the iconic Savile Row. The showroom is fully ‘COVID-safe’ with hand sanitiser and masks available upon arrival – all our tailoring representatives respect government guidelines with masks worn at all times.
Clients can enjoy a playlist of their choice and peruse cloth with chilled drinks from water to tailors’ old favourite rum. There are over 1000 cloths available to view courtesy of our partnership with luxury cloth merchants Dormeuil which owns this iconic building. Schedule in a meeting with us to relax and reset your wardrobe in this elegant environment.
Our luxury showroom space in Temple is opposite the High Court. The studio gives you the ability to choose from thousands of cloths whilst sipping on drinks of your choice. We also have tailoring experts on hand to advise on a range of bespoke items from jackets and shirts to even hoodies and safari jackets.
We are able to offer weekend appointments at 217 so please let us know if you’d like to book in and experience this beautiful space.
Our flourishing partnership with Risch bespoke shoe makers allows us full use of their beautiful showroom in Uetlihof, the centre of Zurich’s financial district.
Fielding & Nicholson’s partnership with Risch allows our clients to select cloths and be fitted in a private VIP room. Clients can then speak with Mr. Risch and be measured for their bespoke shoes or simply take a look through the vast selection of shoes on display if they so wish.
Set in the heart of Manhattan, our New York showroom is on the Penthouse of 130 W 57th Street.
Fully refurbished in late 2021, the showroom boasts thousands of cloth bunches, along with tasteful furnishings to enable you to kick back and enjoy perusing cloth.
Fielding & Nicholson is committed to its clients for the long-term and also would like to exceed expectations when it comes to value and service. This is why we set up the unique 5 year guarantee, which seeks to ensure client’s clothes last as long as is possible given the day to day wear garments will be experiencing. To ensure we give you the best possible service and remain a viable and productive business we have the following stipulations:
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