Business Tips: Four Great Tailors in Manhattan
Whether you’re preparing for an important job interview, client meeting, or even a wedding, looking sharp is a must for leaving a positive lasting impression. When you need your dress pants hemmed or suit jacket taken in, keep in mind these four great Manhattan tailors:
Alterations Master Tailor Shop
Find some of the best tailors around at Alterations Master Tailor Shop. Head to one of three different locations based on your needs—Men’s only tailoring on Fifth Ave, Women’s only on Madison and rush alterations on 34th Street. Alterations Master Tailor Shop specializes in upscale brands like Armani, Gucci, Prada, and Tom Ford but can accommodate all of your alteration needs. For 10% off your alteration (excluding rush), visit their website’s appointment page to view the coupon, contact their team for a price quote, schedule an appointment and more.
Men’s Only: 545 5th Avenue Women’s Only: 590 Madison Avenue Rush: 112 West 34th Street
Saint Laurie Merchant Tailors
Saint Laurie Merchant Tailors is another high-end option for your alterations. This midtown gem is a go-to for custom tuxedos and shirts. Their staff will ensure you have the best fit for any special occasion. If you’re unsure of what you’re looking for, they’re more than happy to point you in the right direction. Fun fact: Stephen Colbert wears Saint Laurie on “Late Night.”
22 West 32nd Street, 5th Floor
Nelson Tailor Shop
Nelson Tailor Shop on the Lower East Side has you covered—literally. The shop can fix any holes, tears, ripped seams and so forth in a breeze. Customers rave about the quality of service, consistency and care displayed by the tailors. While you’re on Rivington Street, stop by Morgenstern’s that made our list of Best NYC Ice Cream. Hours are 9am-6pm, Monday through Saturday.
170 Rivington Street
Silhouettes and Profiles
Silhouettes and Profiles is popular for their careful attention to detail and helpful staff. Whether you need a zipper repaired on the back of an expensive dress, or a button fastened on your business suit, Silhouettes and Profiles does it all. One reviewer states, “Once you see their work, you’ll never use another tailoring service again.” Check out Silhouettes and Profiles Tuesday through Saturday.
160 West 71st Street, Suite 2JK
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