Two HUNDRED Shades Of Grey: Tailor releases Fifty Shades-inspired range following a spike in demand for the colour from women desperate for their man to dress like Christian Grey
11:09 GMT, 20 July 2012
Christian Grey is well and truly the man of the moment.
He is the billionaire bondage fanatic that have women worldwide hooked.
For all the women who have fallen for his dapper and suave sense of style, and all the men in envy of the fictional character's suited and booted look, help is at hand.
Dapper: Men can get the Grey look with a range of grey suits, in 200 different shades
Ladies can let life imitate art by
dressing their own Mr Grey with the help of a leading bespoke tailor and
a Fifty Shades of Grey collection, with a staggering 200
shades of grey suits ranging from Gregarious Grey, Glamorous Grey and Grown-up Grey to Generous Grey, Guilty
Pleasure Grey and Gentle Grey.
Norton & Townsend dress everyone from Jamiroquai frontman Jay Kay
to leading City lawyers and specialise in visiting style-savvy gents in
their homes or offices.
Hooked: Christian Grey, with his dapper sense of style, is the man of the moment with women worldwide lusting after the fictional character
they’ve created an enviable collection of grey fabrics – all sourced
from the UK – and are anticipating an increase in office romances once
men get dressed up for the occasion.
an increase in female-led enquiries, especially in the 30-40 bracket,
the company are certain that more dapper men will be on the receiving
end of admiring glances from Grey-reading females in the office.
dazzling and driven Christian Grey is famous for his suave dark suits,
not to mention those silk grey ties, and Norton & Townsend aim to
help men achieve that look.
add to the fun, tailoring boss Austen Pickles will throw in a bottle of
champagne to any woman who books a fitting for her loved one.
often have women come along to fittings because they like to see men
wear a suit and they are a positive influence when it comes to getting
the detail right,' Austen explained.
'A bespoke suit means you can choose everything – you can even have a quote from the book running through the lining!
'In many ways having a woman at the fitting is like Pretty Woman in reverse – she often encourages him to be braver with his choices and add those flashes of individuality.
'A suit is a great look for a man and a huge confidence-builder. Thanks to Fifty Shades of Grey we could see workplaces smarten up – and office romances blossom.'
Of course, for some people there’s no stopping at 50 – Norton & Townsend can actually lay their hands on more than 200 shades of grey.
Get the look: Women can now dress their very own Mr Grey and female-led enquiries are on the rise
Austen added: 'Grey is certainly making a comeback as the choice for suits, especially as there are some brave checks and bold pinstripes out there.
'It’s far from the bland colour it was once considered to be and many customers are adding their own personal twist.'
Completely bespoke Norton & Townsend suits start from 495. For more information check out www.nortonandtownsend.co.uk or ring 0845 200 2510.