We've just had four lovely dresses made by a French dressmaker.
You must only find a talented dressmaker or tailor.
After she had gone, a dressmaker from Madame Suppert-Roguet waited on the Rostovs, and Natasha, very glad of this diversion, having shut herself into a room adjoining the drawing room, occupied herself trying on the new dresses.
The modern French form manteau is used in English chiefly as a dressmaker's term for a woman's mantle.
Kings and queens who wear a suit but once, though made by some tailor or dressmaker to their majesties, cannot know the comfort of wearing a suit that fits.