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Fitting Advice

Short ALTERATION CHECK-LIST Double-check your clothes and whether they fit you perfectly! Whether it was mentioned by Mark Twain or Shakespeare we always knew ‘The Apparel makes the Man’. This phrase is more current than ever – for male and female....

Free Re-styling & Fitting consultation

Do your clothes still make you feel good? Take advantage of our Free Styling & Fitting consultation throughout Autumn 2016 for all returning customers and refer to ‘Loyal to the perfect fit’ Allow us to assist you in understanding your wardrobe, helping you to...

D&A VIP Alterations for Gucci Cruise 2017

GUCCI CRUISE 17, 02nd JUNE 2016, WESTMINSTER ABBEY, LONDON Earlier in June, Gucci’s Creative Director Alessandro Michele launched the inspiring Gucci Cruise 2017, the first commercial event to have ever been presented at Westminster Abbey. Design & Alter were...

The Art of Fitting

The Art of Fitting We regularly get asked the question: “What in fact is the difference between a fitter and a tailor?” The answer is: “A tailor does not necessarily need to be a fitter but a fitter needs to be a tailor and much more than that.” Fitters need to be...

The Difference a Tailor can make

  THE DIFFERENCE A TAILOR CAN MAKE Uniquely yours – we can turn a ready-to-wear garment into a one-off. The best of you – your shape and proportions – look inside your wardrobe – ask yourself why there garments you have not worn at all....

THE BIG REPAIR OR REPLACE DEBATE – How do you decide?

THE FAMOUS A.P.C. Jeans “A touch of humour and a bit of disrespect: That’s what a legend needs to survive.” Karl Lagerfeld           This particular pair of A.P.C. (Atelier de Production et de Création) has emotional and cult brand value and no...

The English Social Season

THE ENGLISH SOCIAL SEASON “Do you have your outfit ready?” The weather might not always be what we are wishing for, but we have the marvellous and perennial British summer events such as: Royal Ascot 16 – 20 June Wimbledon 29 June – 12 July Henley Royal...

A new design and a few alterations

Over the last few months we’ve been making changes to bring our web site into line with our new branding and to explain more about about the services we offer. It appears that a lot of customers weren’t aware of the wide range of services we offer so...

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