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Gorgeous Melbourne spring day
Gorgeous Melbourne spring day
11th Oct 2018
It's a gorgeous Melbourne spring day today. Now's a good time to bring us anything from your spring wardrobe that needs altering.

 

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...

 

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...

 

From
From "nana" cardigan to modern cardigan
16th Aug 2018
Creative work by Santha at our Hawthorn store. By replacing the buttons with a zip, a favourite cardigan was converted to give a fresh look to so man...

 

Purplicious dress
Purplicious dress
9th Aug 2018
Sam, a talented dressmaker/costume maker at our St Kilda store, created this dress.  Hasn’t she done a beautiful job?...

 

Clothing alterations are a great way to save money on clothes, from giving you the freedom to buy online and still end up with a perfect fit, to re-purposing or repairing clothes to keep them fresh and fashionable.

We hope you are inspired by our tailoring tips and enjoy reading about our sewing success stories.

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