Spotlight on Hong Kong Tailors: Mayeelok

By Butterboom Writers  /  June 18, 2009

Want to know where to go to tailor make your own dress?


We are putting the spotlight on some of the best tailors in Hong Kong this month. Yes we are sharing! Because we know the value of a good tailor and what it means to you. This is for those of you who want to make your own clothes so no one else in Hong Kong is wearing your dress or just want to find a good tailor to do your alterations. The tailors we spotlight have solid testimonials from happy clients, have priced their service at reasonable rates, have their own workshops in Hong Kong (absolutely no outsourcing) and speaks English!

Mayee of Mayeelok is great for custom tailoring, she also does alterations and also produces her own line of accessories to go with your outfit.

Mayeelok started off as a Hong Kong high-end ladies’ fashion label 20 years ago with retail outlets in different parts of the world.  In 2007, a decision was made to steered away from mass production and more into a personalized tailoring service.  Mayee has over 30 years of experiences in tailoring. You can find samples to her work on the racks in her shop to look at the workmanship and for style inspiration.

She can make an outfit from scratch for you based on your design or a clone or modified piece inspired by an existing design. Mayee does alterations too and can definitely help you to recreate pieces sitting in your wardrobe waiting to find the right tailor.

How much?

Price ranges from HK$2500 for a one-piece, HK$2500 for an evening dress and customized necklace from HK$350 depending on material and complexity to the design.


Address:  Suite 1802, 18/F Queen’s Place, 74 Queen’s Road Central, Central  (Entrance on Stanley St.)
Tel:  3426 3683  (By appointment only)




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