The key to looking and feeling good not only lies within yourself, but also in the hands of a reliable tailor. Trust us when we say that ill-fitting clothes – you know, the ones you have to perpetually tug at – are not a good sight. If you have yet to find “the one”, Savoir Flair is here to help, revealing the five best tailor shops around town.
Tucked deep inside Al Barsha, behind Mall of the Emirates, is this unassuming tailor shop frequented by those in-the-know, including Insta-girl Dana Wolley. Koshtban not only offers reasonably priced alteration services, but it can also bring any worn-and-torn accessories (such as bags and shoes) back to life.
Sunrise Building, Al Barsha 1
(+971) 4 369 8080
Scissors Tailoring Studio
Located inside Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, Scissors Tailoring Studio not only offers your usual alteration services, but also hosts an in-house designer who can customize designs for you. This heaven-sent new tailoring studio doesn’t only cater to residents of Palm Jumeirah; home delivery is offered to areas such as Dubai Marina, JLT, The Lakes, Emirates Towers, and Al Barsha.
Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah
(+971) 50 961 7959
Stitch in Time
With six, easily accessible locations in the country, Stitch in Time guarantees quick, quality alteration and repair services for a wide range of garments.
Multiple locations across Dubai and Abu Dhabi
When fashion emergencies arise, Lebanese accessories designer Nathalie Trad swears by 800-Tailor, a mobile-only tailor service that is only a phone call away. Its unique selling point is that you won’t need to leave the comfort of your home as it provides both delivery and pick-up services.
Diyafah Road, Jumeirah
800 824 567
Needle and Thread
Conveniently located inside the world’s largest mall, Needle and Thread provides precise, high-end tailoring services for both men and women.
The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai
(+971) 4 368 8590