We can all drive to the mall and pick up a suit. It’s sure easier than tailoring one. But if you want a suit that fits like a glove and is made just for you, check our list of the best bespoke tailors for men in the UAE.
Knight and Lords: Brothers Pawan and Ashish run this bespoke tailoring house based on craftsmanship and tradition they learned in London’s famed Savile Row – considered to be the “spiritual home” of bespoke tailors for decades. Known for delivering on time and offering great value prices, the brothers’ shop is located in JBR The Walk. Prices start at $680 (AED2,500) and go up to ($9,530) AED35,000.
Ascots and Chapels: This British couturier is upscale and specialises in fine bespoke garments. The brand is known for having a creative and skilled team that can be counted on for a good quality suit. It is located in Abu Dhabi and Dubai in locations such as Dubai Marina Mall and The Galleria. Prices start at $775 (AED2,850) per suit.
Collars and Cuffs: Attention to detail is this brand’s biggest strength. It specialises in made-to-measure garments for both men and women and has over 1,000 varieties of designs, materials and patterns. Too busy to pass by? Collars and Cuffs provides a concierge service where tailors come to your office or home. It is located in Sunset Mall, Dubai. Prices start at $625 (AED2,300) onwards.
Made2Measure: Experience, experience, experience. That is what makes the founder of Made2Measure Kamlesh Ramchandani a cut above other tailors. With two generations of experience in bespoke tailoring, Ramchandani’s shop offers skilled craftsmanship that specialise in business suits - with a style twist. It is located in Jumeirah, Downtown and Business Bay. Prices start at $640 (AED2,350) and can go up to $2,720 (AED10,000) and upwards.
Scallywags & Rogues: Based in Abu Dhabi, this brand aims to make the bespoke tailoring process as stress-free as possible. Its tailors come to your office or home to provide bespoke suits, handmade shirts and scallywag socks as well as other accessories such as ties, belts and cufflinks. It is located in the centre of the city on Al Damouj Street. Prices start at $460 (AED1,700) for locally-sourced fabrics while branded fabrics start at $545 (AED2,000) as a base price.