Alterations to jeans and stretchy fabric items are our speciality | Darn It Alte

Alterations & Price Guide

Trousers or jeans too long? Shoulders too wide? Sleeves too long? 

Get that ‘made to measure’ look from ‘ready to wear’ clothes, especially sales or clearance bargains at Darn It 

Everyone is an individual......
Why put up with standard size when you can have it in your size? 

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Our speciality: jeans shortening or tapering with original finish hems: we have hundreds of colour variations to match the original!

Price Guide for alterations and repairs: 
  • Jackets and coats

sleeves shorten from £10.00 - (eg) suit jacket with lining & vent £14.50
shorten length from £14.00  - special price for denim jackets from £12.00
take in at back from £12.00

  • Jeans and trousers

shorten (childrens' sizes) £3.50/4.50 per pair
shorten (adult sizes) £5.50 per pair
tapering/narrow leg jeans-style £5.50 per pair (shorten and taper jeans-style £8.50 per pair) tailored trousers £10.50/£13.50 shorten and taper

  • Skirts, Blouses & Dresses

shorten length from £8.00 
take-in sides from £8.00
zips from £6.00
(Please note that we do not undertake alterations or repairs to formal Prom, bridal, bridesmaid or similar evening gowns/dresses: see our Dressmaking page for details of our associated Bridal/Prom/Evening wear specialist, Androulla)

  • Shirts
shorten sleeves from £6.00
take-in darts/sides from £5.00/£8.00
shorten length from £8.00
change/alter shirt collar (eg) to band/grandad/stand collar £4.00 
 Button sewing £3.50 per 6 buttons


Elizabeth Darn It Alterations

Elizabeth Darn It Alterations