Laurels
Best Tailors in
Chicago
2017

Why These Tailors?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored tailors on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best tailors in Chicago, IL.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Adrian Park Custom Clothiers

Adrian Park Custom Clothiers is a premier tailor and alteration shop in Wicker Park. For over five years, the tailor has been designing and altering clothes for the Chicago community. The master tailor at Adrian Park is available for custom suits, tuxedos, shoes, hemming, seam repair, bridal gowns, and homecoming and prom dresses, with an emphasis on high-end clothing and a modern style. The tailor works with all shapes and sizes and is dedicated to customer satisfaction in every aspect of the business, from fit to cost.

Chicago, IL(773) 384-8500

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Alva Graciano Tailors

Alva Graciano Tailors is a Chicago tailor specializing in alterations and custom designs. The tailor focuses on womenswear but can handle any alteration including men's or women's pants, suit jackets and blazers, formalwear, leather items, and bridal gowns. Alva Graciano does all work in-house and creates custom, one-of-a-kind items from scratch. Alva Graciano is available for bridal fittings and alterations, from the wedding gown to the groom's tuxedo, and recommends scheduling appointments three months in advance to incorporate multiple fittings.

Chicago, IL(773) 698-8758

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Bzach Shirts

Bzach Shirts is a Chicago tailor offering custom tailored suits and shirts. The owner has over 35 years tailoring experience and can tailor clothing for both men and women with quick turnaround. Specializing in made-to-measure custom shirts, Bzach also has a selection of fine Italian slim-fit suits available off the rack, as well as ties and handkerchiefs to complete any look. The tailor uses the finest materials and makes all custom-tailored garments in store with the goal of providing affordable, high-quality clothing to a worldwide clientele.

Chicago, IL(312) 624-8770

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FiFi's Tailor & Custom Design

Fifi's Tailor & Custom Design is an Elmhurst tailor serving the Chicago area. The tailor is a Wedding Wire rated winner of the Couple's Choice Award three years in a row and specializes in the latest designer dresses. FiFi has over 30 years of experience in custom alterations, catering to both men and women, from everyday wear to formal wear, wedding gowns to prom dresses. FiFi's also carries fashion jewelry and hair accessories, as well as rings and handbags for any occasion.

Elmhurst, IL(630) 903-6236

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Fox Bros. Custom Tailors, Inc.

Fox Bros. Custom Tailors, Inc. is a Chicago tailor specializing in custom suits. Founded by Harold C Fox, legendary inventor of the zoot suit, Fox Bros. has been a pioneer in the clothing industry for over 85 years. The tailor offers custom garments, including men's and women's suits, blazers, trousers, overcoats, and walking suits, all handcrafted on-site using high-quality fabrics from around the world.

Chicago, IL(312) 922-5865

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Ike's Tailor Shop Chicago

Ike's Tailor Shop Chicago has been serving the area for over 30 years. Ike's Tailor Shop is available for custom fittings and alterations of all types, with a commitment to customer service and high quality, modern tailoring. Other services include lining replacement, zipper and button replacements, handmade pick stitches, patches, shirt tapering, custom-made suits, costumes, and ties.

Chicago, IL(312) 566-0997

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Montopoli Custom Clothiers

Montopoli Custom Clothiers is a bespoke tailor shop operating in the Chicago area for over 55 years. Montopoli offers a luxury shopping experience for tailored wardrobes, specializing in suits, sports coats, shirts, slacks, and formalwear. A personal clothier aids in the selection of the finest fabrics and world-class tailors work to design and fashion a unique outfit to complement any physique or lifestyle. Montopoli Custom Clothiers are also available for on-location wardrobe help, striving in every way to keep their clients looking their best.

Chicago, IL(312) 987-0987

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Nikiforos Tailoring and Alterations

Nikiforos Tailoring and Alterations is a Chicago tailor with over 40 years of experience in the craft. Nikiforos specializes in hand-tailored, custom-fit slacks, jackets, and formalwear. The master tailor performs one-on-one tailoring services and is also available for alterations for men and women, including women's bridal dresses and suits. Nikiforos Tailoring caters to hard-to-fit customers and can re-cut and resize ill-fitting clothes with precision and accuracy.

Chicago, IL(312) 427-3110

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Peter Field

Peter Field is a custom tailor in Chicago specializing in menswear tailoring and alterations. Peter Field combines classic techniques with modern technology and a commitment to honesty and transparency. Skilled tailors draw on vast industry experience to alter almost any item, from retail suits to old garments, with impeccable quality at reasonable prices. Peter Field also sells a variety of menswear accessories handmade in its downtown Chicago studio and is proud to support local businesses and create American jobs.

Chicago, IL(312) 307-1669

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Richard Bennett Custom Tailors & Shirtmakers

Richard Bennett Custom Tailors & Shirtmakers has been handcrafting garments in downtown Chicago since 1929. With over 200 years of combined experience, the in-house staff of master tailors handcraft garments that not only fit well but also showcase the integrity and good taste of their clients. Richard Bennett offers genuine bespoke and made-to-measure clothing for men and women, for any business or social occasion.

Chicago, IL(312) 913-1100

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Tanya Taylor

Tanya Tailor has been tailoring in Chicago since 1959. Tanya specializes in same-day alterations and is also available for in-home or in-office tailoring. Tanya offers full service tailoring of clothing for men, women, and children, as well as upholstery and shoes. The tailor strives to offer quick turnarounds at reasonable prices and can also design custom clothing from scratch or update and repair any wardrobe.

Chicago, IL(224) 595-9590

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The Dress Doctor

The Dress Doctor is a Chicago tailor specializing in high-end couture and contemporary designs for men and women. The tailor takes great pride in being able to replicate any article of clothing and has been praised by Vogue magazine for the skill of her reproductions. The Dress Doctor can provide precision tailoring services, custom garment construction, reconstruction, repair, resizing, and also bridal alterations. The Dress Doctor is committed to bringing any design idea to life and can adjust any garment to any figure.

Chicago, IL(312) 943-2828

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The Tailor Shop

The Tailor Shop is a Chicago tailor founded in 1984 by master tailor Eric Boasmond. The Tailor Shop specializes in custom suits, shirts, slacks, and formalwear, with a focus on the European tradition of tailoring and alterations. The tailor also offers made-to-order suits and custom shirts in a variety of high-quality fabrics, completely customizable in style and cut.

Chicago, IL(312) 341-1320

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Walton Cleaner and Tailor

Walton Cleaner and Tailor has been operating in downtown Chicago for over 20 years. The tailor is available for everything from coat re-lining to button replacement and has over 30 years of experience in the craft. Walton Cleaner and Tailor provides free body measurements for suits and dresses, and can clean and alter vintage garments and wedding dresses, with free pickup and delivery for orders of $100 or more.

Chicago, IL(312) 337-4268

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Wilmette Tailors and Cleaners

Wilmette Tailors and Cleaners is a family-owned Chicago dry cleaner with an in-house tailor and wedding dress specialist available for almost any repair and tailoring job. Wilmette Tailors is available for wedding dress and formalwear alterations, as well as buttons, zippers, hems, and re-weaving. The tailor can also shorten and lengthen garments and repair minor to extensive damage to a variety of items.

Wilmette, IL(847) 251-2433

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ZipFit Denim

ZipFit Denim is a Chicago tailor that specializes in custom-fit jeans for men and women. ZipFit uses proprietary technology to match clients with the perfect fitting jeans and then tailors the jeans for free to the measurements of the client. Clients rave about the style and fit of the denim, and the helpfulness of the stylists during the consultation process.

Chicago, IL(872) 216-2451

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