Laurels

Best Tailors in
New York City
2021

Why These Tailors?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Tailors on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Alterations NYC

Alterations NYC is a third generation family-owned tailor in New York that specializes in rush alterations, express alterations, and same day alterations. The head fitter at the firm specializes in Italian slim fit and British modern cut suits. The firm provides a one-year guarantee on the alterations and complimentary re-alteration services. The website has a price list section with information on the pricing structure and cost of alterations.

New York, NY 10120

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Asilah Tailoring

Asilah Tailoring is a company based in Astoria, New York, offering customized tailoring services to New York residents. It provides all types of alterations as well as expedited services, including custom alterations and tailoring, suits alteration and resizing, formalwear alterations, sport coat and blazer restyling, jacket re-lining, tuxedo & outerwear alterations, and topcoat resizing. With decades of experience in the industry, the business deals with all types of clients, from celebrity wardrobes to wedding day and business casual attire.

227 East 56th St STE 404
Astoria, NY 10022

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Born To Tailor

Born To Tailor in New York has over 4,000 fabrics. The tailors and finishers at the company have over 40 years of experience and specialize in custom suits, shirts, jackets, and slacks. The firm delivers custom suits within two weeks. Born to Tailor provides an option to include hand embroidered initials, monograms, inside arm shields, and more. The tailors provide custom tailored clothing for weddings as well.

New York, NY 10168

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Custom Men

Custom Men is a family owned and operated tailor in New York that opened in 1996. The company makes custom suits, shirts, overcoats, tuxedos, women’s clothing, jeans, and more. The custom suits at Custom Men start at $899 and include the option of free alterations for one year. The tailor will travel for customers outside of New York, and the company has a selection of over 15,000 luxury fabrics including Armani and Holland & Sherry.

New York, NY 10019

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Imparali

Imparali offers suits, clothes for weddings, jackets, shirts, pants, and accessories in New York. Imparalli has over 40 years of experience in custom tailoring and has an online store where customers can shop conveniently. Customer testimonials share stories of the tailor helping to design custom wedding styles from the company's selection of 10,000 fabrics in-store.

New York, NY 10017

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J. Lucas Clothiers

J. Lucas Clothiers opened in New York in 2001. The tailor provides custom suits, custom shirts, and alteration services. J. Lucas Clothiers was featured by Cigar Aficionado and the Wall Street Journal. The tailor is a member of the Custom Tailors & Designers Association, and the website has a testimonial section with customers saying that the suits attract attention and compliments.

New York, NY 10016

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L & S Custom Tailors

L & S Custom Tailors in New York has over 40 years of experience and employs nine tailors. The tailors provide alterations services, made to measure custom suiting, formal wear, skirts, and bespoke suits. The tailor stocks and sells a range of shoe styles from Loafers to Derby. The tailor is open Tuesday through Saturday and the website has an online order option.

New York, NY 10065

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Robinson Brooklyn

Robinson Brooklyn specializes in creating bespoke suits and custom shirts in New York. Robinson provides bespoke clothing, made to measure clothing, and clothing for weddings. The tailor has made custom suits for celebrities including William Defoe and Morgan Freeman. The Victoria and Albert Museum included Robinson's work in the New York Fashion Exhibit. The tailor started making clothing at age eight, opened his first store at age 20, and opened his first store in New York City in 1998.

Brooklyn, NY 11249

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