Shaban’s of Andover, AndoverInsider Tip: Reading Shaban’s Facebook page is like having your own personal stylist, thanks to regular posts about fashion, fabrics, and trends, like tips for cashmere care and dressing for the formality of an event.
What’s Unique: Lots of shops offer basic tailoring, but Shaban’s can also create custom-made clothing just for you.
9 Main St., Andover, 978-475-5996, shabansofandover.com
Pins and Needles Alterations & Tailoring, DanversStandout Qualities: Pins and Needles does all the tailoring and alterations you can think of—dresses, tuxedos, suits—and even some you might not, custom-fitting like bathing suits and turning your grandmother’s old-fashioned wedding gown into something that’s both modern and sentimental.
5 Elm St., 2nd Floor, Suite 15, Danvers, 978-774-6321, pinsandneedlesdanvers.com