Best of Boston

BEST Tailor

1990 BEST Tailor

House of Costas


Costas Xanthopoulous has the seamy side of life all sewn up. read more»

1989 BEST Tailor

Bill Blezeos at Jos. A. Bank Clothiers


You don’t need to buy anything at Jos. A. Bank to get these great tailors’ services. read more»

1989 BEST Tailor, Women's Clothing



From hems to major overhauls, this couturier sews a fine seam to exacting standards. read more»

1988 BEST Tailor

Bonney Bros. Cleansers


Fast, expert fixes at reasonable prices. read more»

1985 BEST Tailor

Jerry’s Custom Tailoring and Alterations


Meticulous work from a charming fellow whose prices are as old as his craft. read more»

1984 BEST Tailor

Jerry’s Custom Tailoring and Alterations


Top-grade alterations at reasonable prices are offered here. And Jerry is a nice guy. read more»

1983 BEST Tailor, Neighborhood

Michael’s of Boston


Recently moved from his old location (in Combat Zone), Michael is endlessly patient, reasonable—and meticulous. read more»

1982 BEST Tailor

Scarfo Brothers


Specializing in refitting those Filene’s Basement bargains. read more»

1981 BEST Tailor

Jerry’s Custom Tailoring and Alterations


We like him because he’s quick and cheap. read more»

1979 BEST Tailor

John Tzalemas


When you buy a suit in Filene’s Basement and ask the salesman whom he recommends for alterations, John Tzalemas’s shop is often the response. Around the corner (5 Bromfield St.) from the department store, John the Custom Tailor will do… read more»