Buying clothing off the shelf or from an e-commerce store is a convenient way for many and buyers may like the type of fabric a particular brand carries. However, one size does not fit all. One of the most common issues buying clothing is the length or size of the clothing are either too long or broad.
Unless you go to a tailor to tailor for custom fitting, you may have to bear with wearing long and ill fitting clothing. We can easily help customers to alter their clothing to fit the owners' physique.
The blue dress was altered by sewing the seams to reduce the size to fit the owner. The excess clothes are sewn inside the dress so that there are enough space is there is need to change size again.
Hemming is a frequently requested service to fit a trouser with reference to the wearer's height. The sewing can be done by hand or machine sewing depending on the material and the style of the trouser.
The shirt was altered by shortening the sleeve to fit the customer's arms. A sewing adjustment on the collar was also done to fit customer's neckline. You can bring your favorite brand of shirt bought off the shelf or online and we can definitely alter it to fit you.
Our expertise includes repair of handbags, replacement of zippers of handbags. Depending on the condition of the bags, we may re-sew the zippers using a sewing machine or use hand sewing if it is a leather bag. We may also sew the seams by hand if that is the best method to restore the condition of the leather bags.
We have a sewing machine which is able to sew leather bags and large or bulky bags. With this additional machine, we are able to serve customers who are looking for leather repair service so that they do not have to throw away the bag. We are able to sew bulky bags such as guitar bags with this new sewing capability.
Repair of leather bag
This brown leather hand bag was worn and the torn seam was repaired by hand sewing of thread to fix the torn seam.
Replacement of zipper
The owner of this green handbag requested replacement of the zipper due to wear and tear. The zipper was changed and the handbag was as good as new.
Replacement of magnetic tab
The magnetic holder of this handbag was worn and it was changed to a new magnetic tab holder.
Jeans & Pants Alteration
Alteration of jeans size
This jeans was altered by adding extra cloths to the waist area increasing the size of the jeans.
Replacement of jeans zipper
This jeans was mended by changing the zipper that was worn out and after replacing the zipper, the new zipper was much easier to use.
Replacement of zipper
This jeans was also repaired by removing the zipper that was worn out and the new zipper on the jeans was as good as new.
There are many requests for sewing services that customers ask the seamstress to work on and she can meet their requirement, for example, she helped customers to sew uniform patches, custom sewing of pillow & bolster cases, alter their caps and converting their jeans into a bag.
Sewing of uniform patches
Sewing of patches for uniforms from SAF, Police and Civil defence force and the sewing are professionally done. The threads that she uses are matching to the uniforms of the various services. Its convenient for them to bring their uniforms to our shop for sewing.
Custom sewing of pillow and bolster covers
The pillow and bolster covers were custom made according to the size of the pillow and bolster. It is suitable for customers who need to replace children's pillow and bolster cases regularly.
Customization of gray branded cap
This branded sport cap was customised by cutting the bill to shorten it and change the style of the sport cap. The owner can wear the cap to match a broader style of dressing of the owner.
Customization of blue branded cap
This blue branded cap was also being shorten by cutting the bill of the cap. The tip of the bill with white strips was skillfully tugged in and sewn to hide the customization cut.
Up Cycling for Clothing and Bags
We believe in the power of upcycling to transform the way we think about fashion and reduce waste in our world. That's why we're proud to offer upcycling services for our customers who want to give new life to their existing clothing, bags, and leather products. At Sally Alteration Services, we are passionate about finding creative solutions to transform old items into new, unique, and stylish pieces.
From repairs and alterations to custom designs and redesigns, we offer a wide range of upcycling services to help you create a sustainable and personalized wardrobe.
Our owner, Sally, has been featured in the MediaCorp series "Fashion Refabbed" which showcases the art of upcycling and reducing waste in our daily lives. The program highlights the potential of transforming old personal items into new and useful pieces showcasing Sally's creativity and expertise in this area.
Custom Leather Services
If you're looking for high-quality custom leather services, we specialize in creating unique, one-of-a-kind leather designs for wallets, bags, and other personal items. We are passionate about leather and take pride in delivering exceptional craftsmanship and personalized service. Whether you're interested in custom leather painting and design, we have the expertise and experience to deliver exceptional results.
Leather Repair and Restoration
We offer leather repair and restoration of color due to prolonged usage and can bring back the beauty and functionality of your worn-out leather bags, wallets, and personal accessories. Whether your leather item has scratches, scuffs, torn seams, or faded color, we can handle a wide range of repairs and restorations. We utilize high-quality materials and proven techniques to ensure seamless results that blend seamlessly with the original design. From carefully stitching torn seams to skillfully matching and restoring the color, we go the extra mile to achieve exceptional outcomes.