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New era of better-fitting men’s clothes in Boston

Not only are some of the best new stores opening on Newbury Street for men, but these stores have something else in common: The shirts and trousers on the hangers are tailored to a body-conscious fit.

But is the average gent in Boston ­— those who are too often seen in generous wide-leg jeans and baggy shirts — ready for fitted clothes?

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