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Let Scogna tailor and fit you

Call on cell (202) 531-4303. Washington's oldest tailor. Est. 1920.
Open today until 6:30 PM
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You can now order our new hand-washable, reusable masks. Your choice of elastic (rubber band) attachment or string tie. White and all other colors available. Email or call our cell at 202-531-4303. Orders delivered via USPS. (No returns on these...

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Do you have multiple garments in need of alterations? Scogna Custom Tailor can come to you. Our tailor can meet you at your office or home to take measurements and marks for alterations. Your finished garments will be hand delivered to your address. Call (202) 296-4555 directly for arrangements.

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Scogna Custom Tailor and Formal Wear is Washington's oldest tailor. Founded in 1920 by Italian immigrant Sam Scogna, our shop has tailored and outfitted presidents, congressmen, and Washingtonians from all walks of life, from students at their graduation ball to white tie dinner-goers. Now in Geo...

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Scogna Formal Wear has moved to our new location at 3015 M Street NW in Georgetown, above Sprinkles cupcake. We can’t wait to see you there!

Call (202) 531-4303 for immediate questions about tailoring, tuxedo rental and sales, and more. Scogna Formal Wear will celebrate its 100th year in busines...

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Our master tailor has fifty years of experience in the formal wear business! For the perfect fit, come in anytime without an appointment for alterations. Suits, dresses, jeans — you name it, Scogna will take care of you. We are located at the heart of downtown DC.

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Tuxedos for sale and rent — Scogna Formal Wear features designers like Ralph Lauren, Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Bill Blass, and more. In all sizes and styles, including slim. We also carry Made in U.S. attire.

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Scogna Formal Wear is a Washington institution. We dug up a 1953 profile of our founder, Sam Scogna, from the San Bernardino Sun. Sam's customers included presidents Franklin Delano Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, Lyndon B. Johnson; publisher William R. Hearst; and Winston Churchill.


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a week ago
You will not be disappointed choosing Mr. Dill for your clothing needs. He is very professional and a joy to spark a conversation. In his shop, you immediately see how successful he has been in the formal wear industry. Pictures of him hanging with famous stars, politicians, and diplomats paint virtually every inch of the walls— it is an excellent testament to his fantastic reputation and elite craftsmanship. After one visit, your following will be to say hello. An overall great experience, and you will walk out feeling your best self.
- Cameron B
a year ago
Bridesmaids- your search for a go-to tailor is over. Fast, convenient, generous service. Dil turned a pink chiffon nightmare into a wearable dress for me in a super short time frame, and was lovely to work with in the process. I'm back for my next bridesmaid's dress and he gave me a great deal with a one day turnaround! He is loyal to his customers and I'm happy to support his business.
- Amanda C
a year ago
I recently lost a significant amount of weight and as a result, had to have three of my suits re-tailored. After coming to Scogna Custom Tailor and Formal Wear, I will not go anywhere else for my tailoring needs. What a fantastic experience! My suits were tailored to perfection and I couldn't be happier with the level of service provided. Look no further - this is where you need to go to have any tailoring done!
- Alan S

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Scogna Formal Wear has tailored and fitted presidents, diplomats, and Washingtonians since 1920. Our services include alterations for men and ladies from our master tailor, who has 50 years of experience. 

  • Scogna offers a wide selection of tuxedos for rental and sale, including tail tuxedos — and top names like Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Ralph Lauren, Bill Blass, and more. Our stock includes Made in U.S. attire and a variety of sizes and cuts, including slim.

  • Scogna tailors men's and women's styles, from suits to bridesmaid dresses. We strive to make sure our customers look their best. 

  • And for your daywear, we sell 100% Italian wool and silk suits — with complementary alterations on any purchase, to ensure a top fit.

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  • (202) 296-4555
  • (202) 296-0748
  • (202) 531-4303


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3015 M Street NW Unit 2
Second floor
Washington, DC 20007
United States

Business Hours

Mon:9:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Tue:9:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Wed:9:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Thu:9:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Fri:9:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Sat:10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
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