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How to get the best costume for book week
How to get the best costume for book week
22nd Aug 2019
Melissa at Alter It Hampton has just made this delightful costume of The Gruffalo’s Child for book week. The theme of this year’s book week is Re...

 

Another leather jacket saved
Another leather jacket saved
8th Aug 2019
Excellent two step repair by Ernest at our Fountain Gate store - first, the side of the torn pocket was fixed; and then, the large tear under the pock...

 

What to do if your dog’s coat does not fit
What to do if your dog’s coat does not fit
13th Jun 2019
Ginger’s winter coats weren’t fitting her “perfurrctly”, so she came in to Alter It St Kilda where our talented team shortened each coat’s s...

 

Another chair repair
Another chair repair
5th Jun 2019
We just had to show you another fabulous chair recovery. This time Lucy at Alter It South Melbourne has worked her magic.  The chair has been comple...

 

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...

 

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