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Time to suit up

Luxury menswear makers make a serious bid for dressing the man with means, with bastions of traditional tailoring appointing designers poached from the runway and putting clothes in stores at unapologetic price points.

THE lexicon describing male shopping has been lately enriched with newly minted acronyms and portmanteaux, following in the vaunted (and derided) footsteps of "metrosexual" Bain & Co calls this spender-to-be Henry (High Earner, Not Rich Yet); the bank HSBC, more cringe-worthily, calls him a...

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