Video: The Suitsy — a onesie that becomes a business suit

Video: The Suitsy — a onesie that becomes a business suit

It frankly never occurred to me that the conventional business suit could be improved upon by being made into a jumpsuit in which a dress shirt, jacket, and pants are sewn together into a convenient onesie. After viewing the video of the Suitsy below, I’m still not convinced it’s an improvement.

Neither is GQ:

We’ve gone too far. It’s all over. We’ve lost. There’s a man out in San Francisco seeking funding for “The Suitsy,” a one-piece suit that thinks you’re just too lazy for a two-piece or three-piece option.

The Suitisy’s creator, Jesse Herzog, calls his invention a sartorial “revolution,” selling it by asking men to “[i]magine looking professional but feeling like you are in pajamas.”

GQ’s John Jannuzzi counters with:

To that we challenge you to imagine yourself not being lazy and buying a proper tailored suit instead. Details like fake shirt sleeves and hidden zippers make the whole idea conceivable, but clearly so much is left to be desired. When did putting on a shirt, jacket, and pants become such a chore?


Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy has written for The Blaze, HotAir, NewsBusters, Weasel Zippers, Conservative Firing Line, RedCounty, and New York’s Daily News. He has one published novel, Hot Rain, (G. P. Putnam’s Sons), and has been a guest on Radio Vice Online with Jim Vicevich, The Alana Burke Show, Smart Life with Dr. Gina, and The George Espenlaub Show.

Commenting Policy

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

You may use HTML in your comments. Feel free to review the full list of allowed HTML here.