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Amazing chiffon dress repair
Amazing chiffon dress repair
26th Sep 2018
What an amazing save for this chiffon dress. The see through chiffon on this dress was torn, but Santha at our Hawthorn store was able to carefully c...

 

Internet purchase too small?
Internet purchase too small?
6th Sep 2018
When an internet purchase is the wrong size – we can help. A customer at our Richmond store purchased a dress online, but the dress that arrived wa...

 

Jeans too ripped?
Jeans too ripped?
3rd Sep 2018
There can be such a thing as jeans that are too ripped! Santha at our Hawthorn store has a great solution – a lace patch from the inside. Looks so...

 

Retro caravan cushion cover
Retro caravan cushion cover
30th Aug 2018
Loved the retro caravan makeovers this week on The Block. At Alter It we’ve also recently been part of a customer’s retro caravan revamp.  The...

 

pom-pom beanie repair
pom-pom beanie repair
23rd Aug 2018
Wasn’t it cold in Melbourne this morning? Lucky this beanie was repaired in time. Perfect pom-pom re-attachment performed by Dipika at our Richmon...

 

leather jacket saved
leather jacket saved
20th Aug 2018
This torn leather sleeve has been repaired so expertly by Ernest at our Fountain Gate store that it’s hard to believe that the jacket was previously...

 

Alter it is based in Melbourne, so of course there is a special place in our hearts for the Melbourne sewing scene.

Here we will keep you updated on what is happening  locally in the craft / sewing scene, as well as some of the events, businesses, labels, manufacturers and markets that contribute to Melbourne's craft-loving culture.

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