So, you’ve been asked to be a bridesmaid. Your dress has arrived. You got the shoes. You’re almost ready for the wedding day! Except for your bridesmaid dress alterations. If you’ve never visited a seamstress or tailor before, you probably have a lot of questions about your alterations and what to expect from a visit. […]
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There are two BIG misconceptions about suits. Misconception #1. Expensive does NOT equal better. Suits can range widely in terms of cost. From off-the-rack to bespoke custom suits, purchasing the right suit can be confusing and you might not know which option is right for you. Definitely do some research before purchasing to understand […]
Winter is coming… And this inevitably means pulling out your winter jackets, coats, and reliable outerwear, or even buying new pieces for the season! And just like every other piece of clothing in your wardrobe, your outerwear can and should be tailored too! Here are some tips for coat and jacket alterations. Pro Tip: […]
Suits. A closet must-have — the cherry on top for any capsule wardrobe. And, one of the most timeless pieces of clothing in your wardrobe. But, do you actually know if your suit is fitting you correctly? Are your sleeves too long? Pants not tapered enough? Are you wearing a 32 jacket when you should […]
Have you ever felt like no matter which clothing brand you buy from or what your measurements are, clothes just don’t flatter your body type? We get that. And there is a reason for it. Since the introduction of ‘ready-to-wear’ garments into the U.S. clothing market, custom clothing, tailoring, and clothing alterations have become less […]
If you’ve never been to a tailor before, your first visit can be a little intimidating. Maybe you know you need something altered, but you don’t even know where to start. And that’s okay! You’ve already done the hard work because you’re here, reading this blog post! Once you realize that fit is the most […]
Brides-to-be: Let’s be honest, saying ‘YES!’ to the dress is difficult enough – but, then you have to think about bridal alterations too? How much are alterations going to cost? How far in advance do you have to begin your wedding dress alterations? What if you’re losing weight before your wedding? What if your dress […]