Houston has an enormous number of clothing stores and due to the competitive prices and huge selection, Houstonians generally purchase new and fashionable clothes. You can find clothing stores in every indoor and outdoor mall with brand name stores, such as Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, JC Penney, Dillards, Macy’s and many independent stores in smaller shopping centers and the mall.

Here is a list of some of the most popular clothing stores:

Dillard’s – http://www.dillards.com
Dillard’s is a large clothing store located in every mall with a great selection of fashion for men, women and children. Prices are on the upper end of average but clothes are trendy and of good quality.

JC Penney – http://www.jcpenney.com
JC Penney is more affordable on average than Dillard’s with many discount weekends. Otherwise, the selection is comparable to Dillard’s with fashion clothes as well as business casual lines such as Worthington.

Macy’s – http://www.macys.com
Macy’s is a clothing store compatible to Dillard’s and JC Penney with a good range of prices and selections.

Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic- http://www.gap.com
These stores offer affordable clothes for men and women and specialize on fashionable every-day type wear. They can be found in every mall as well as larger shopping centers.

Eddie Bauer – http://www.eddiebauer.com/home.jsp
Comparable to Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic, but focusing on and featuring outdoor apparel.


Tailoring and alterations are done at most dry cleaners which are conveniently available all throughout Houston and located in most shopping centers nearby neighborhoods.

Here is a list of some of the most popular tailors:

Marcellos Alterations
All styles, also leather.
Inside Galleria, 5015 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056, 713-623-0338

Quick Formal Wea r- http://www.quickfixalterations.com
711 Louisiana St # 113, Houston, TX 77002, 713-227-0995 (Downtown)

Men’s Wearhouse Clothing & Tuxedo Rental – http://www.menswearhouse.com
Specialized in men’s wear and suits; alteration and tailor service generally only available for clothes purchased in the store, exceptions may be done for a surcharge fee but can take up to a week.
1947 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019, 713-529-6191 (Midtown/River Oaks)