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Tailors who will significantly alter suits in Manhattan?

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by cowpoke, Aug 25, 2016.

  1. cowpoke

    cowpoke Member

    Oct 22, 2012
    I have a few suits that I got at exceptionally low prices ($10, $20) that I would like to have altered considerably. I'm talking redoing a jacket to match a sloped shoulder, changing the rise of trousers, and other similarly involved work.

    Because I got these suits so cheap (they were at least $3000 new), even spending several hundred dollars would be worth it to have the job done right. So I ask: do you gentlemen know of a tailor in Manhattan (or Brooklyn, I guess) who would take on this sort of work?
    Last edited: Aug 25, 2016
  2. GBR

    GBR Senior member

    Mar 15, 2006
    Don't bother, it they been intended to be thus, they would have been made so. Such surgery just turns them into rags.
  3. Brovsko

    Brovsko Well-Known Member

    Oct 14, 2015
    check out Nick at Beyond Bespoke Tailors. He's super professional and they do a great job.


    - Brovsko
  4. chippneckwear

    chippneckwear Well-Known Member

    Feb 2, 2015
  5. vaulter1

    vaulter1 Active Member

    Apr 19, 2011
    Another suggestion is Wazin on 57th. I just commented elsewhere that I've had a few suits that had relatively extensive work done, though not as much as you're talking, and they turned out very nicely.

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