Everyone should have a good tailor they rely on for tailoring and alterations; a good tailor can help you look your best in your suit or dress, with just a few tweaks.
The key to looking and feeling great is to be wearing a good and comfortable fitting.
Dubai has some amazing tailors who are experts at their field, so whether you are looking to have a custom made suit or fix that stunning ballgown to fit you properly, or have other tailoring needs, you will not be disappointed with the list of tailors we have compiled for you.
Here are some of the best tailors you can find in Dubai for men and women:
800 Tailor: Easy, quick, and professional, this is how you can describe 800 Tailor. All you have to do is call 800tailor and you’ll be directed to a top tailor of your choice that offers home services. They’ll come to your house, take your measurements and create something bespoke for you. Need hemming, tapering and restyling old suits? They offer that as well!
Collars & Cuffs: Not your usual tailor, this place specializes in chinos, blazers, and tuxedos. Choose the fabric you want and get ready to be amazed. They also retail unique casual and formal studs and button sets. Collars & Cuffs is located at Sunset Mall on Jumeirah Beach.
Bespoke: An affiliate of The House of Parmar, founded in 1956 in Dubai, today the company is run by the 7th generation, who are dedicated and committed to maintaining the same sense of elegance and style associated with the House of Parmar since its inception.
Elegante: Located at The Oberoi Dubai, this store in all about Italian style. The Head Tailor, Ajamian Jean-Jacques, prides himself on being a 4th generation tailor from Lebanon. You will find the finest custom fabrics like Vitale Barberis Canonico and Ermenegildo Zegna. You can bring your own fabric, too, as long as it’s all natural.
Suitsupply: A relevantly new store in Dubai opened in 2016, this cool, Dutch brand is all about modern tailoring. Located at the City Walk Mall, this store brings modern cuts and aesthetics, and the finest fabrics.
Needle and Thread: Located at The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, Needle and Thread by Al Kadri is a firm based on Italian heritage which imports fabric from Italy every fashion season. Whatever the occasion is a wedding, a gathering, or an important business meeting, this store has you covered.
Ascots & Chapels: This store has 7 locations around the UAE. Headed by Mahir Ali, this tailoring company specialises in modern cuts and offers a mind-bending selection of 6,000 materials. Store policy dictates that 3 fitting sessions are carried out for made-to-measure suits. What makes this store unique is that they offer services by stylist and color annalist, Janet Small, who regularly consults with individual clients about the colors and cuts that best suit them.
Koshtban: Located in Al Barsha, behind Mall of the Emirates, this store is popular among the IT crowd in Dubai, including fashinista Dana Wolley.
Scissors Tailoring Studio: Located inside Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, Scissors Tailoring Studio offers alteration services. It also offers an in-house designer who can customize designs for you.
Stitch in Time: Stitch In Time is a professional Clothing Alterations, Embroidery and Garment Repair store located in 4 locations in Dubai and 2 locations in Abu Dhabi. All their shops are staffed with highly skilled “Fit to Sew Experts” to help you with all your clothing alterations and/or repair needs.