It is known as tailor to the individual who is dedicated to make clothes for man . The tailor, in this way, cuts and sews pants, sacks and other men's clothing. For example: "I'm going to the tailor to fix my suit: I have a little big left", “We have to get a tailor before marriage”, “My grandfather was a tailor and sewed the clothes of the whole family”.
Typically, the tailor develops his trade, known as tailor shop , in an artisanal way. This means that the person He usually takes the measurements of his client and makes different brands and then sews and cuts the garments exactly. This makes the tailor's work personalized.
Who goes to a tailor, therefore, expects to meet with a specialist who allows him to wear clothing made exclusively. It is not the same to use a suit made by a tailor based on the specific and exact measures of a subject to buy clothing in a store whose sizes or numbers are already defined by default of their manufacture.
Tailor , on the other hand, is the name of an Argentine locality located in the province of Santa Fe . Founded in 1886 , currently has about 6,000 inhabitants . The city he honors, with his name, the educator and writer Marcos Tailor , one of the great intellectuals of Rio de la Plata XIX century .
Marcos Sastre was born in 1808 in the city of Montevideo, Uruguay, although he spent much of his life in Argentina, where he died at age 78. In addition to his work in the education and writing, he was one of the founders of the 37 generation , characterized by his political ideas and his influence of French and English Romanticism, along with Esteban Echeverría, Juan María Gutiérrez and Juan B. Alberdi.
After having completed his first years of study in his homeland, Marcos Sastre moved to Argentina with his parents, where he later began to study artistic painting. When the Brazilian War ended, a conflict between the Empire of Brazil and the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata, returned to Montevideo, and there opened a school, in addition to publishing a book entitled "Anagnosia"A while later he opened a bookstore in which the meetings of the intellectuals members of the Generation of 37 under the name of Literiary Hall .
The role of the tailor has also been used to create one of the characters most memorable of children's literature, in the story entitled "The brave little tailor", written by the Grimm brothers and also known as"Seven at a stroke"It belongs to a collection of 20 works,"Tales of childhood and home", and tells the story of a young tailor who becomes entangled in a misunderstanding from which he is graceful thanks to his cunning.
It all starts when the tailor manages to kill seven flies in one fell swoop, tired of being disturbed, after which he decides to embroider the phrase "Seven of a blow" on a belt, put it on and go for a walk so that everyone can find out your feat . What I did not know is that on the way you would meet a giant who, when reading the inscription, would think about mens instead of flies.
The giant decides to put the tailor to the test, to see if he really possesses the enormous force that his belt is supposed to flaunt. Since the young man has a ingenuity without equal, he tricks him again and again. Later, he must face a similar situation, this time with two giants, and also manages to sustain his lie.
On the other hand, more personalities share the last name Tailor , how to be the French botanist Claude Henri Léon Tailor and the Spanish cyclist Carlos Tailor .