Bespoke clothing, anyone? You simply can’t live in Hong Kong without visiting a women’s tailor, ladies! Check out our eight great picks for women for that perfectly fit designer dress copy, business suit, custom made gown or alterations service.
This third-generation family-run business specialises in custom-made clothing for women (and men). It offers custom-made dresses, blouses, women’s suits and leather jackets, handcrafted by master tailors to your own style and specifications. These experienced tailors hand-stitch all garments to ensure a flattering fit, down to the last millimetre. They also offer complimentary alterations for all garments for one year after delivery.
The team at Bobby’s Fashions can provide a bespoke garment in three to five days, but can finish a piece in as little as two days if needed. There’s a huge range of fabrics and finishes available, and the team will work closely with you to ensure you find the right look.
Irene Fashion has been in the business of women’s tailoring since 1986. It provides customers with hand-made garments that are impeccably well-fitted, with a fabulous in-house designer helping you create the look you’re after regardless of your size or shape. Specialising in all types of ladies tailoring, Irene Fashion can create casual looks for work or special occasion ballroom gowns. Contact them directly to book an appointment.
The reputed home of the 24-hour suit, Sam’s is a Hong Kong institution in the tailoring business. He has made suits for the likes of Bill Clinton and John Howard; however, he’s very discrete and has maintained an unquestionably consistent reputation for quality.
William Cheng & Son is a well-known name in Hong Kong and around the world. When he can, Sandy Cheng makes visits overseas to take measurements for his clients and have their garments sent to them a week later. While it’s best known for men’s tailoring, you can also get gorgeous garments for ladies here; so do pay visit if you have something in mind. Sandy uses imported fabrics and his workmanship is top-notch; all of his garments are made to last. Contact Sandy directly to book your appointment.
Raja is among the most popular tailoring services in Hong Kong, specialising in both men’s and women’s wear. It has a vast online library of samples available for customers, so you can browse through the different styles to get something in mind before you visit. The store believes that studying your posture, measurements and form are all essential in creating a unique garment that will fit you perfectly.
Operating in Hong Kong for over 15 years, OM is a full-service tailor providing bespoke tailoring and wardrobe planning services for both men and women. In a hurry? OM offers a 24-hour express service so you can have your order made overnight and delivered to you the following morning!
David Budhrani has been in the tailoring business since 1986, and he estimates he’s made clothes for more than 90,000 customers in that time, both here in Hong Kong and overseas. Browse the very comprehensive website galleries for examples of coats, suits, shirts, skirts and more, and create your own wardrobe ideas that reflect your personal style in terms of colour and fabric. Whatever your preference, David can make it! You can also get any alterations and repairs done here.
7/F, Empress Plaza, 17-19 Chatham Road, TST
6300 5105 | david-fashions.com
Paul at Andover Tailor tailors for both men and women. His Shanghai tailoress is known for her fantastic workmanship. Prices vary but are on the more affordable spectrum. All garments are made in Paul’s workshop in Hong Kong, and you can contact him directly for a quote on any piece you are looking to have made. Highly recommended!
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