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The better it fits, the better it looks

From alterations and bespoke tailoring,

to expert style management

we'll fashion your perfect fit.

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FITTING APPOINTMENTS 
Consultations are by appointment: Wed, Thur 11-08 pm, Fri, Sat 09-06 pm 
Please book via email info@designandalter.com. For cancellations call 020 7498 4360. 
Consultations are available in our STUDIO and your HOME ADDRESS.
 
We continue to wear face maks to ensure clients’ and staffs’ safety, can we kindly ask you to do the same. Please read our guidelines.  
 
 

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D&A offers a 20% discount on all alterations until the 18th of December. Boost your style and book your appointment via email.

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GUCCI ALTERATIONS
We love the detailing and story telling embroidery and embellishments of Gucci’s Creative Director Alessandro Michele.

🪡 We shortened this beautiful Gucci cape.

D&A takes pride in ensuring highest quality and keeping the integrity of the original, which es especially important with designer garments.

🛎 If you have precious designer garments that need alterations, make sure you take advantage of our current promotion, a 20% discount on alterations for men and ladies until the 18th of Dec.

#gucci #guccifashion #houseofgucci #designeralterations #londonfashion #alterationspecialist #tailor #seamstress
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Clothes are powerful; they communicate who we are and who we want to be; a message of individuality, personality, and emotions. We express ourselves but also get judged by others by the type of clothes we wear.

So what is your message today?

📌D&A offers a 20% discount on all alterations to ensure your clothes fit you perfectly, for three more weeks.

To book your appointment, follow link in bio👆🏻

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Black Friday is on the horizon! So are you planning to go shopping - online or in-shop?

🛎 If your clothes need little tweaks, we support you in looking your absolute best offering a 20% discount on all garment alterations. Book your appointment via link in bio! ⬆️

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DINNER SUITS 🪡
We alter tuxedo and dinner suits for the upcoming festive season. Our turnaround time is 3-5 working days, so you can bring in your suit on a Saturday and collect it on the following weekend to have it ready to rock!

🛎 Look sharp with our current promotion of 20% discount on all alterations.

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Design & Alter, High Quality Alteration and Tailoring Services

Having been established for almost 30 years, Design & Alter is one of London’s leading tailoring and alteration services. The signature is attention to detail and quality. The international team of experienced tailors, seamstresses and dressmakers specialise in the alterations and tailoring of complex designer clothes, evening, fur, and leatherwear. They take care of garments close to your heart and ensure the integrity of the original garment is kept, maintaining the original finish, style, and proportions.

Alterations – Dressmaking – Ladies’ Wear

Support to accomplish your style!

D&A perpetuate the tradition of seamstresses who have fitted dresses to perfection. Our team of dressmakers and seamstresses has extensive knowledge in dress alterations, including alterations of complex evening wear with bodice, boning and corsets. We offer dress alterations for day, cocktail, and evening dresses. Our commercial clients are high fashion brands like Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Hermes, only reiterating the experience and expertise D&A dressmakers have in couture and high-end fashion garments.

Ladies’ Wear Alterations

 

Wedding Dress & Bridal Alterations 

Bride & Alter, the sister company of Design & Alter, specialises in bridal and wedding dress alterations. We tailor bespoke bridal wear, restyle and restore vintage bridal. For more information visit: www.brideandalter.com 

 

 

Designer Alterations

The crucial Attention to Detail

Why are designer clothes more expensive than non-designer clothes? Sometimes it may be hard to comprehend. Apart from paying for the brand name, there often is irrefutably a difference in quality, detail and finish; beautiful not only from the outside. Look at the lining, look at the binding! 

D&A offers a high-quality alteration service that maintains the finish, style and proportions to ensure that your garment looks, feels and fits ‘designer.’ Designer Alterations 

Quality Control:  Before any garment leaves the Workroom, it will be quality controlled – twice – rigorously!

 

Alterations – Tailoring – Men’s Wear

25% Discount from 01/09-30/10/2021

D&A is well known for its excellence in formal clothes alterations. We offer designer finishes, including working buttonholes and hand-sewn finishes. To ensure designer/original detailing and proportions – perhaps buckles and buttonholes of jackets and coats – we shorten sleeves from the shoulders. Sometimes small adjustments like taking in a waistline or the tapering and shortening of trouser legs can make all the difference in sharpening your look!

Men’s Wear Alterations

Additional Services

 

 

Dress Re-Styling, Restoring, Preserving

‘I love Vintage!’

Sometimes it does not take much to update, renew or revamp the look and extend the life span of a garment. Lifting a waistline, readjusting the shoulders or shortening a hemline of vintage or an old favourite may just save the item from retirement. Quality clothes turn into classics and rarely run out of date. To enquire – 020 7498 4360.

Offer

*We offer a 20% discount on restyling and relining alterations to support more sustainability in fashion and to encourage wearing clothes longer.

Custom made: If your signature garment is falling apart, our made-to-measure department can replicate it in any chosen fabric and colour. Made to measure 

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