Alterations can repair and replace damaged or broken clothing and help restore it to its original condition.
Types of alteration services The most common reason to visit an alteration shop is to have hems and sleeves adjusted on skirts, dresses, jeans, slacks, shirts, blouses, and blazers.
Other popular services include mending and resizing garments.
Mending services include repairing holes and tears and replacing broken zippers. Size changes can be achieved by adjusting or adding darts to blouses, dresses, and blazers.
Seams can be taken in or let out to improve fit. The waistlines of pants, skirts, and dresses can also be adjusted.