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

Alterations Price Guide                                       

Found the ideal garment but.... too long? Shoulders too wide? Sleeves too long? 

Get that ‘made to measure’ look from ‘ready to wear’ clothes 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 sleeves with lining & vent £14.50
shorten jacket 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
taper/narrow leg jeans-style £8.50 per pair £7.50 tailored trousers
shorten and taper tailored trousers £10.50 jeans style £13.50 per pair
take-in or let out at waist/seat £7.00 per pair
re-hem only formal/tailored/school trousers using our blindstitch machine £2.00 per pair childrens sizes/£3.00 per pair adult sizes


  • Skirts, Blouses & Dresses

shorten length from £8.00 
take-in sides from £8.00
zips from £6.00
(Please note that we do not offer a service of 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 eg shorten and alter vent £7.50
take-in from £5.00 (eg) take in at sides £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

We accept cash or card payments for our alteration services


Elizabeth Darn It Alterations

Elizabeth Darn It Alterations