Alterations & Tailoring in Scarborough
Here at Tides Dry Cleaner & Customs, we specialize in in providing alterations and tailoring services to our clients at a great price. Why run all over Scarborough when you can get your cleaning and alterations done at the same place by people you trust? With a quick fitting and a quick turnaround time, we will make sure you look your best.
Over the years, Tides Dry Cleaner & Customs has become one of the most relied upon businesses for alterations in the Scarborough area. Whether you need your pants hemmed or taken out or major alterations done to a wedding dress, you can rely on us to achieve a perfect fit.
How long does it take?
If you want to get things done as quickly as possible, call ahead for an appointment. Appointment duration for fittings can vary a lot, depending on the article of clothing. A wedding dress can take 45 minutes to an hour, while a pair of suit pants can be fitted in less than ten minutes.
What shoes should I wear to my fitting?
You should wear whatever shoes you will be wearing with the article of clothing. If you're having a wedding dress altered, wear the shoes you chose for your wedding. Suit pants should be matched with dress shoes.
Do I need to mark or pin my garments before I bring them in?
We will accept pinned garments, but we will also pin the garments for you free of charge. The best way to guarantee a great fit is to have your garments pinned by a professional.
What should I do if my alterations don't fit properly?
If there is a problem with your garment and it doesn't fit as expected, bring it back in. We will refit it and make the corrections free of charge.
Can you add monograms? How much does it cost?
Yes, we can! We do monograms and other custom embroidery. Prices vary according to complexity and time needed to complete the order.
Adjusting dress, skirt, pant, and jean hems
Shorter or longer, we’ll create the perfect hem. There are numerous hem options from which to choose. Stop by a Stitch It store today and learn what works best for your garment.
Jacket, Suit Blazer alterations, including adjusting sleeve length
Waist alterations, such as taking in or letting out waists on skirts and pants
Coat repairs and alterations
- We can replace missing buttons and broken zippers.
- Adjust sleeve length or waist size.
- Zipper Sliders replacement
Other pants alterations, including tapering and zipper and button replacements
Did your zipper break? Don’t throw away those pants or jeans. We can replace zippers and sliders.