Best Tailor: Adam Tailoring & Alterations

The people have spoken.

Did you happen to put on a little weight? Lose a little weight? Either way, now your favorite suit doesn’t fit properly. Enter Adam Tailoring & Alterations. Opened by Be Van Nguyen in 1984, it’s been altering Seattleites’ clothes to fit like a glove. Slacks let out, jeans taken in, dresses altered—you name it, Adam does it fast and on the cheap. For those looking to add something a bit more exotic to your wardrobe, Adam also makes ao dais—traditional Vietnamese tunics worn by women—to your exact specifications. 206 S. Jackson St., 621-1171

First runner-up: Cho’s

Second runner-up: Ruby Threads Clothiers

Honorable mention: Gian DeCaro Sartoria Tailors & Shirtmakers, American Freestyle Alterations

Read about the rest of the Best of Seattle Reader Poll winners here. If you didn’t get a chance to vote this go-round, make sure your voice is heard next year. Email us at and we will let you know when nominations open for BoS 2017.