Suit hire: sustainable, smart and simple.
Man in paisley Italian silk tie



Words: L. Thorpe


There’s no denying that a well-fitted suit is a wardrobe classic. Whether it’s for a wedding, a business event or a special occasion, a suit can totally transform how you look and feel. If you don’t wear a suit that often, or you want to wear the latest styles, it can be a challenge  to keep up.

While owning a suit might seem like the obvious choice, there’s an alternative that offers plenty of advantages for those seeking.

4 reasons to think about suit hire

There’s nothing quite like an amazing suit to make you feel like a million dollars. But sometimes, suit hire can make much more sense than buying one. Whether you hate wearing the same outfit twice, or you don’t wear a suit enough to justify owning one, here are four reasons hiring a suit might make sense for you.

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Cost effective

Let’s face it. If you wear a suit once a year at most, hiring rather than buying is a more cost-effective and sustainable option. With suit hire, you can achieve a polished look for that day or two when you might need to be a little less casual, all without breaking the bank.

Hiring a suit lets you access a wide range of well-tailored suits at a fraction of the cost of buying one, making sure you look your best for that important event without having to splash out.

Versatility and variety

One of the best things about suit hire is choice. You don’t have to commit to just one. From classic black tuxedos to contemporary slim-fit suits in all colours and patterns, the options are up to you. We take pride in curating suit hire collections for every taste and occasion. So, whether you’re attending a formal black-tie affair or a more relaxed summer wedding, you can find the perfect suit to match the tone and style of the event.

This means you can experiment with different styles and explore trends without long-term commitment. You’ll never show up at different events in the same outfit, and you don’t need to fill your wardrobe to achieve that.

What to wear to get married abroad ; a groom wears a grey wedding suit for a summer wedding

Convenience and peace of mind

Planning for a special occasion can be stressful, with a million things to think about. Suit hire skips one of these potential headaches by offering a hassle-free solution. Rather than spending time shopping for a suit, you can browse through online or in-store collections, select your preferred style, and have it delivered to your doorstep or pick it up at a nearby location. Even better if you get measured up in store first, so there’s no doubt about what size to choose.

The entire process is designed to make your life easier, so you can focus on other important aspects of your event. Additionally, we take care of the cleaning and maintenance, saving you from the worries of dry cleaning and ensuring your suit is fresh and ready to wear. The way our suits are cleaned sterilises them completely so when you hire one, you don’t need to worry about cleaning it first.

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If you’re trying to be more environmentally conscious about how you shop, hiring a suit can be a sustainable choice – especially if you don’t wear them that often.

It stops unworn suits eventually ending up in landfill and can extend the life of that formalwear, since its worn as much as possible. And, the added bonus is you don’t need to compromise on style, fit or choice.

What to wear to get married abroad ; a groom wears a grey wedding suit for a summer wedding

Find out more about suit hire

Take a look at the suits available on Moss Hire and find your favourite fit for your next event.