Best of Philly

Best Tailor

2014 BEST Tailor

Armen’s Tailor Studio

Armen Meliksetyan excels at stitching up men’s clothes he’ll even custom-make a dress shirt or overcoat but don’t let that dissuade you, ladies, from bringing him your favorite jeans and ill-fitting bridesmaid gowns. With 30 years of experience, Meliksetyan is known (and loved) in his ‘hood and beyond for precise, quick turnarounds at good prices.

104 Levering Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-482-2515 | Website


2013 BEST Denim Tailor

Joy Cleaners

221 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA

No matter how much you throw down for your boyfriend/skinny/rocker/boot cuts, theres only one way to ensure the perfect fit: The denim fairy godmothers here have mastered reattaching original hems and cinching in waistbands, all while maintaining the flair of your new pair. Read more »

2009 BEST Tailor

Dress Right Tailor

142 South 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Here are the three things you need to know about Dress Right’s Richard Chae: He’s an impeccable dresser, so you know he knows what he’s doing. He can restructure and rebuild anything from ripped jeans to ball gowns. And he can take an off-the-rack suit and make it feel custom after just one round of… Read more »