Alterations and Repairs

Why Choose Edwards Alterations & Repairs?

  • Our work is undertaken in store
  • Speak directly with a seamster undertaking the work
  • Dedicated fitting rooms 
  • Industrial sewing machines capable of handling the widest range of fabrics (clothing and other items) to a professional standard 
  • Express service for last minute jobs
  • Offer evening appointments when needed
  • Specialist zip repairs and replacement on various items


Cost depends on many factors that can only be gauged upon assessment. We therefore ask that you visit us with the item and we will offer the best advice and prices. We have fitting room facilities if required. 

How Long

We are always busy with alterations. Timescale depends on the work required and if materials need to be ordered eg. zips. Usual lead time is one week. We do our best to accommodate and undertake last minute work, including same day and overnight. To avoid disappointment, visit us soon as possible! Peak times are around summer wedding season, school proms and Xmas.

Before you Visit

Some important points to note:


- We request that your items are cleaned (either by you or us) prior to undertaking work

- Curtain Alterations: Provide us with the finished height and/or width you require.

- Never mark items using pen!

- We are experienced in what we do so always ask for advice if you are unsure about anything.

- Accurate measurements for accurate work.