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Leather chair repair
Leather chair repair
16th May 2019
Hidden skills – not only is Kere at Alter It St Kilda an extremely talented dressmaker, he also has a talent for furniture renovation! Kere recover...

 

How to turn a skirt into a dress
How to turn a skirt into a dress
16th Apr 2019
Yes – you read that correctly!  Dipika at Alter It Richmond has transformed this maxi skirt into a summery dress by carefully unpicking the seams...

 

Sewing hack - how to sew beaded fabric
Sewing hack - how to sew beaded fabric
4th Apr 2019
Who would have thought that a gentle hammering can help to flatten heavily beaded fabric to make it easier to sew? Keep reading to see the elegant dr...

 

Creative way to add sparkle to your wardrobe
Creative way to add sparkle to your wardrobe
28th Mar 2019
The team at Alter It Fountain Gate recently enjoyed helping their customer to add some sparkle to her wardrobe. A layer of sequin fabric was sewn ont...

 

Vintage wedding dress transformation
Vintage wedding dress transformation
21st Mar 2019
Another gorgeous wedding dress alteration by Alter It St Kilda. Kere transformed Joh’s mother’s vintage wedding dress into a stunning dress for J...

 

How to upcycle your wedding dress
How to upcycle your wedding dress
13th Feb 2019
Did you know that we can alter your wedding dress so that you can wear it again? We love what Santha at Alter It Hawthorn has done to transform our c...

 

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