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5 Tailor Recommendations in Jakarta

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11, December 2018

Whatever their personal style, every man should have at least one suit in his wardrobe. And gentlemen never wear off-the-rack, they mostly wear bespoke suits instead. Below are five recommended suitmakers in Jakarta that offer custom services.

1. Brillington & Brothers
Depending on the customers' needs, this place offers techniques like fused canvas and padstitch and a vast choices of fabrics. With a starting price of Rp 7 million, the longest time to finish a suit is said to be three months, while the fastest is around one month.

The place also offers you a Pattern Order system that takes shorter time to be done, simplifies the process, yet you can still customize your order. The system applies at Brillington Store, in Midplaza 2. Brillington & Brothers also brings selections of men's supplies and accessories from their selected partners to complete the look.

Brillington & Brothers
Address: United Province, Gunawarman 30, lantai 2, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta
Phone Number: +62 857 7800 77 49
Opening hours: Monday – Friday 13.00 - 19.00 WIB, Sat 14.00 – 19.00 WIB
Instagram: @be_brillington

2. The Beauty Tailor
With a starting price of Rp 10 million, this place is said to offer woolen blends from Italy, the UK and Scotland, among others. Established since 1935, it offers a one-month service to create custom-made suits for its patrons.

The Beauty Tailor use only the latest technology combined with traditional clothes making techniques. It’s blend of techniques that stems from the conviction that a suit’s elegance, quality, comfort and style come from the skilled hand and eye as well as the experience and knowledge of its tailors.

The Beauty Tailor
Address: Plaza Indonesia Lvl 3, Central Jakarta
Phone Number: 021-3451127

3. Kwong Tung Tailor

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Has existed since 1930, this place boasts VVIPs in this country as its loyal customers, including former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. With a starting price of Rp 7 million, Kwong Tung offers suit-making services between three weeks to one month.

Kwong Tung Tailor
Address: Jl. Sultan Iskandar Muda No. 16B-C, Arteri Pondok Indah, South Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 7226903
Instagram: @kwongtungtailor

4. Wong Hang Tailor
Established in 1933, the Wong Hang family has made quite a name for itself in Indonesia’s tailoring business with the fourth generation currently running the business. With a starting price of Rp 5 million, the place offers an only three-day suit-making service with additional costs. But those in no rush can expect to wear their new suites in one to two weeks’ time.

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Wong Hang provides several types of products, specialized in men’s clothing such as, tuxedo, trousers, shoes, shirts, cufflinks and ties. Besides Jakarta, Wong Hang also has stores in Surabaya, Bandung, Semarang and Makassar, even in Singapore.

Wong Hang Tailor
Address: Grand Indonesia West Mall Upper Ground unit 03A, Central Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 2358 1338
Instagram: @wonghangtailor

5. Hariom’s Tailor
For those seeking a quick custom-made suit can consider visiting this place as it has a 24-hour workshop that can produce a finished product within 12 hours.

But if you have more time to spare, the process of creating a regular suit here is between seven to ten days, which includes a consultation with a personal cutter and fitting time to make necessary amendments if needed. With a starting price of around Rp 4.000.000, Hariom's offers suits with half canvas and full canvas, which provides shape and weight across the garment. The latter version needs at least two weeks to make including the fitting process.

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The place has more than 3,000 types of fabric but customers are also welcome to bring their own. In addition to providing services at its showrooms in Central Jakarta, Hariom's also make home or office visits with a minimum order applied.

Hariom’s Tailor
Address: Jl. Pasar Baru Selatan No.1, Central Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 345 7403

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