A temporarily stitched-together garment, readied for an earlystage fitting. (Not what Meghan Trainor is “all about”.)
A contraction of “arm’s eye”, the coat’s shoulder hole into which a sleevehead is sewn. Pronounced like ‘sigh’: the resigned exhalation of breath a customer might make when presented with his tailoring bill.
The spot where a coat’s collar meets the lapel. (Also, a colloquial description of how your bespoke garment will look, if all goes well.)
shouts in frustration when his car runs out of fuel.