We offer a variety of services. We take pride in our work, impeccable quality and the warm atmosphere of our studios. With no appointment necessary during working hours, just call your local The Alteration Yard store at any time for a quality tailoring service.

the alteration yard dress


  • Shortening
  • Tapering (taking in)
  • Zip alterations
  • And any other requests you may have

the alteration yard trousers


  • Shortening
  • Tapering legs
  • Waist adjustments
  • And more

the alteration yard shirts blouses

Shirts / Blouses

  • Sleeve adjustments
  • Tapering
  • Shortening long ‘tails’
  • And more

the alteration yard suits


  • Shortening trousers and jacket sleeves
  • Waist adjustments
  • Tapering legs
  • And more

the alteration yard bridal


Professional seamstress services for all bridal wear.
We offer out-of-hours appointments upon request for bridal services, just contact our team for more information.

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the alteration yard coats


  • Any style coat tailoring
  • Zip repairs for coats and jackets
  • And more

the alteration yard restyling


  • Up-styling and restyling
  • Bridesmaid alterations
  • Vintage restyling
  • Modernising of vintage clothes

the alteration yard home furnishing

Home Furnishings

  • Curtains
  • Duvet covers
  • Cushion covers
  • And more

the alteration yard leather


We offer expert leather repairs.
We understand the extra care and attention required.

the alteration yard


We provide a one-hour express service for minor repair works.
High-tech tracking system.

the alteration yard dry cleaning

Dry Cleaning

In addition to our tailoring and alteration services, The Alteration Yard also provides quality dry cleaning. We’re subsequently a one-stop shop for all clothing repairs, redesigns and professional cleaning.

the alteration yard contract work

Contract Work

  • Independent clothing stores and chains: we can work with designers to ensure garments are expertly finished.
  • Leisure centres: we can repair zips on life jackets, re-stitch play mats, etc.
  • Nursing homes/Hotels/Restaurants: we can make/reline curtains, repair bedclothes, linen and alter staff uniforms.
  • Dry Cleaning: we offer onsite dry cleaning services at some of our locations.
  • Businesses: professional tailoring and alteration for formal wear, suits and anything else.

Angelica once again transformed an unwearable pair of trousers into superbly fitted trousers that look as good as new. The work so perfect you can’t tell what she’s done. A magnificent seamstress.
P. Bucknall