Anthony Formal Wear

Anthony Formal Wear offers one of the largest ranges of Grooms slim fit wedding suit hire and made-to-measure suits in the country. Our suit hire ranges are designed in house and made exclusively for us in our own unique cloths.

Our accessories and wedding waistcoats are produced in our own factories in Essex using the finest wools, English and Harris tweeds, Duchess satins and jacquards. To compliment our suit range you can also purchase any item or have it made-to-measure. Our made-to-measure collection includes suits, coats, shirts, waistcoats, accessories and you can even design your own shoes.

Due to Essex entering Tier 4 we are currently closed.

Due to the latest restrictions, both of our stores will now be closed until the new year

Until the tier 4 status of Essex is lifted we will be closed until it is safe for us to re-open.

Still wanting to book your suits with us during lockdown? Please click here for our exclusive lockdown offer.

Appointments are available to pre-book now for when we reopen, including evenings and Sundays. Hire suits in stock can be ready in 48 hours.

Made to measure and custom made suits can be ready in 6-8 weeks.

As a family-run business established in 1968, we have been working in the industry for over 50 years and look forward to supplying your wedding suits for the next 50 years.

Hire Range

The Anthony hire collection offers slim fit wedding suits for grooms in a selection of lightweight wools, mohair, Prince of Wales check, lambs wool and English tweed fabrics. We also run both classic and slim fit tailcoats in a variety of fabrics along with our new stunning range of slim fit dinner suits. and vintage tweed suits.

Our full collection of wedding hire suits for men are also available as complete matching boy’s outfits.

Ultimate wedding suit

The perfect made to measure suit.

Using the finest light weight wool & mohair mix from Vitale Baberis this stunning range of cloths is perfect for summer weddings. We can match in linings and button holes to wedding colour schemes to create the perfect look for the big day.


Want something extra special for your wedding? We offer Grooms the opportunity to design their own wedding suit.

So why not treat yourself to a made-to-measure wedding suit. With our service, you can design your own suit style and cut, select your own fabric, linings, trimmings and buttons to create something truly unique for your wedding day. You can even add that extra special touch of having your suit embroidered with your wedding date, names or a personal message. We tailor fantastic modern suits for Grooms by working with your own choices, thoughts and preferences.

If you are interested in having a made-to-measure suit, coat, shirt or unique pair of hand made shoes then please contact our made-to-measure team to arrange an appointment.

Custom suits

Our new custom suit range allows you to choose your cloth, style, lining, and personalisation and create your suit your way. With over 100 fabrics to choose from and your suit is made your way.


Gents suit hire & made to measure tailoring. Our fantastic customers & their suits.