Is Tailoring a Profitable Business?

During the pandemic many home businesses started to grow and form.  Such as tailoring, handcrafts, and many others. But having tailoring skills can help you set up a profitable business. It’s great to have a business that you can run from the comfort of your own house and it requires less investment than opening a [...]

How to find the perfect Bridesmaid Dress Alterations? 

You have everything ready. You got the shoes. Your dress. Except your bridesmaid dress needs to be altered. If you have never been to a tailor, you must have a ton of questions on how the process is done? How much is it gonna cost? How long is it gonna take? On this blog we [...]

What’s the right size for me?

Taking your body measurements will help you choose the right size. With the measurements of your body you will be able to find your closest size or your exact size and it also depends on the size chart, this applies when you are online shopping. But it’s better to shop in person because you are [...]

Benefits of Altering Clothes 

There is nothing as frustrating as having a closet full of clothes and nothing to wear. There are a variety of factors that could possibly be contributing to your frustration at having nothing to wear, such as weight loss, clothing that is the wrong size, and many more. With the help of a good tailor, you [...]

How to Find a Good Tailor for Clothing Alterations

The hardest part of getting alterations is finding the right tailor. Many department stores and dry cleaners offer cut-and-sew services, but most style experts generally say they're not worth bothering with. Department store tailors are worth checking out, as they usually have decent skills and low prices, and sometimes even free for simple solutions, like [...]

How to Shorten the Sleeve of a Suit

Materials Chalk RulerFusible non-woven pellonSewing Machine Scissors First put the suit on and measure your desired length that you want to shorten the sleeve and mark it with a chalk. We are going to completely unstitch the sleeve and remove the buttons. We are going to connect the chalk marks and this line is going [...]

How to Hem Bridesmaid Dresses

Materials PinsSewing Basting TapeSewing machineThreadTailor Chalk First, put on the dress and shoes at the same time and measure your desired length that you want to hem and mark it with the Chalk Hem Marker.  Tip) Usually the length of the dresses are ½ inch or 1 inch of the ground. Let the Bridesmaid stand [...]

How to Slime down a Shirt

Materials Safety Pins Erasable Pen Ruler Seam RipperThread Sewing machine Start pinning the amount you want to take in on your shirt using safety pins. Tip. Pin the amount you want to take in on your shoulder too so when you slime down the shirt it doesn't look different or weird. Start marking along the [...]

How to Hem Women’s Dress Pants

Materials ChalkRulerSame color threadSafety pinSewing machine First, with the help of safety pins, pin the excessive amount of fabric up to your desire length. Start marking along the folded line with help of a tailor chalk and start unpinning the safety pins but don't worry to that you will have to do it again that's [...]

How to Taper Jeans

In this blog, we are going to learn how to narrow our jeans when they don't fit perfectly, below there's the steps on how to do it to get a more professional look. Materials Safety Pin Chalk/ Erasable Pen Ruler Sewing machineSeam Ripper IronSeam Guide 1/8 - 3/8 Put your jean on and then  pull [...]