Tailors just charge a flat rate for “shirt” altering (i.e. dress shirt) services, but they lump T-shirt into that, too, because no one tailors T-shirts. Do tailors alter…

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Generally, a tailor can’t do much to make clothes bigger. Good pants usually have an inch or two in the waist to give, but most coat enlargements are…

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Can all suits be tailored? A suit jacket’s length can be altered. However, it cannot be made longer – only shorter. It’s a risky alteration because the spacing…

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Taking your clothes to a great tailor is the best way to make any outfit look professional and polished. However, with patience, a measuring tool, and a sewing…

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There are advances in the way that dogs are neutered. Dissolvable stitches are now used so the dog does not have to go back to the vet and…

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How do you make clothes fit too small? Knit fibers like cotton, cashmere, and wool are the easiest materials to stretch out by soaking or spraying them, pulling…

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Tailoring is worth the money because it saves you from needing to replace items. Some things, like basic jeans, are cheap and easy to replace. Others, like a…

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Basic clothing alterations, like hems, can take anywhere from 3-5 days to a week, depending on how busy your tailor is. “It comes down to what the tailor…

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12 tailors stitch 15 shirts in a day. This means 1 tailor can stitch 15/12 shirts in a day. How long does it take a tailor to make…

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We’ve found the average alterations cost for a new men’s suit is around $75 to $100. Add to this the time wasted going back and forth to have…

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