Silhouettes & Profiles

160 West 71st Street, Suite 2JK. Ph: 212-877-3372

Welcome to Silhouettes & Profiles - best dressmakers & tailors in New York City

We specialize in the restoration and alteration of all garments, ranging from swim suits and men's jackets to vintage dresses and coats. Silhouettes & Profiles is no ordinary tailor shop. Working with our clients is a creative process which allows us to utilize our skills to create something beautiful to fit your needs.

Silhouettes & Profiles

alteration

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RODARTE collection, 2009

What's the best part of the business?

"What we love most about our work are the challenges. Our motto is that the crazier the job you need done, the better it is for us. We are committed to providing you with the very best quality and getting to know your needs, styles and requirements."

Restoration

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Evening Gown,
CA. 1912

This gown by famous French designer, Paul Poiret, was purchased in 2005 by Metropolitan Museum of Art and, along with other Poiret’s creations, formed the core of “Poiret: King of Fasion” exhibition.

The gown was restored from pieces by Silhouettes & Profiles.

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Sculptural Chic,
French. 1905

A beaded lantern bag of the 1900’s echoed the handkerchief hem of teadance gowns. It floats at the wrist and folds perfectly flat.

Restored by Sillhouettes&Profiles

News & Press

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