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Why book a jacket alteration service through Airtasker?

We rely on jackets to keep us warm and cosy during the colder days, but they can be a pain if they don't fit perfectly all of a sudden. You don't have to resort to making a new purchase right away, though. Instead, book a jacket alteration service on Airtasker and have someone transform your ill-fitting jacket into something more comfortable and wearable.

Whether it's a jacket that you haven't used in ages or you just bought a new suit jacket, alteration experts can do the necessary adjustments and alterations. This way, you can look and feel good as you wear them. It could be a faulty zipper or a leather jacket that's too long for your arms–whatever the issue is, we can lend a hand!

Just put up a task on our platform, let us know what kind of jacket you have, and what needs altering. You can even set your ideal budget to make sure that you won't overspend on alterations alone. Choose your preferred jacket tailor and offer, and you're good to go!

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If you prefer to maximise the life of your old jackets and suits without shelling out on new ones, then booking an alteration service is a wiser choice. Not only does it help you save a fortune, but it also gives new life to your jackets. You can even get a hold of those vintage, off-the-rack jackets without having to worry if they are too fit or too loose.

Most alteration specialists can bring their sewing kit for the job, so you don't necessarily need to provide anything for your service. In case you feel more at ease using your own tools, you can prepare a measuring tape, sewing machine, needles, threads, safety pins, seam ripping, and scissors. You can also directly ask your Tasker to know the exact materials they will need.

It depends on the complexity of the jacket alteration needed. Trimming the sleeves and hems can be completed in just a few hours, usually within the day. But if it requires your Tasker to take in or let out seams, narrow the armholes, or any similar alterations, then the service might take longer. For a more accurate estimation, feel free to ask your Tasker directly.

It's ideal to have jackets laundered and dry cleaned before sending them to your alteration specialist. Since most of them shrink when washed or cleaned, you can avoid unpleasant surprises when altering them, like coming up way too short than needed. As for your laundry needs, you can also get someone to send your garments to the nearest laundry shop and have it delivered back to you within the day.

If you prefer to maximise the life of your old jackets and suits without shelling out on new ones, then booking an alteration service is a wiser choice. Not only does it help you save a fortune, but it also gives new life to your jackets. You can even get a hold of those vintage, off-the-rack jackets without having to worry if they are too fit or too loose.

It depends on the complexity of the jacket alteration needed. Trimming the sleeves and hems can be completed in just a few hours, usually within the day. But if it requires your Tasker to take in or let out seams, narrow the armholes, or any similar alterations, then the service might take longer. For a more accurate estimation, feel free to ask your Tasker directly.

Most alteration specialists can bring their sewing kit for the job, so you don't necessarily need to provide anything for your service. In case you feel more at ease using your own tools, you can prepare a measuring tape, sewing machine, needles, threads, safety pins, seam ripping, and scissors. You can also directly ask your Tasker to know the exact materials they will need.

It's ideal to have jackets laundered and dry cleaned before sending them to your alteration specialist. Since most of them shrink when washed or cleaned, you can avoid unpleasant surprises when altering them, like coming up way too short than needed. As for your laundry needs, you can also get someone to send your garments to the nearest laundry shop and have it delivered back to you within the day.

What do jacket alteration services include?

A jacket alteration specialist can carry out all sorts of repairs and adjustments to make your jacket fit you as comfortably as possible. They can stitch and fix any fitting or fabric issue, shorten or lengthen sleeves, or take in or let out the seams to complement your chest and stomach.

They also know their way around various fitting and sewing techniques to alter your jacket based on your preferences. Here are some of the jacket alteration services you can get and what to expect from each:

Leather jacket alterations

If your leather jacket no longer fits you right, don't just let it sit in your cabinet or storage. Leather alterations near you can give you the appropriate adjustments so you can wear it in time for fall or winter! Usually, your Tasker first checks the quality of your jacket to make sure that it can handle the necessary alterations. Depending on your needs, they can shorten the sleeves, replace the lining, or narrow its shoulders.

Once your leather jacket fits you perfectly, why not take it out for a spin? If you love fashion and documenting your outfits, you can even hire a professional fashion photographer to take stylish pictures of you with your fabulous leather garment!

Suit jacket alterations

Are you stressing over an oversized suit jacket for your formal event or meeting? Whether you need it today or still have a few weeks to spare, we can help you find an available Tasker who can assist. They can resize or restyle your jacket by adjusting the sleeves, tweaking the lapel shape and collar roll, or altering the sides so that it looks fitted from your shoulder down to your bust.

Now that you have the perfect suit jacket, you can focus on prepping yourself! We can also connect you with expert hair stylists who can style your hair according to your preference–whether you want a clean and sleek look or going for something a bit more stylish and edgy!

Jacket zipper repairs or replacements

It can be quite frustrating to wear a casual or winter jacket only to find a broken zipper that just won't budge. Luckily, repairing and replacing zippers are relatively quick, and don't even cost that much. For optimum convenience, hire a jacket tailor near you who can do jacket zipper replacements. In no time, you can wear your jacket again with a full zipper up!

Recent Jacket Alterations tasks

I need a ski jacket altered

$150

Bridgeman Downs QLD 4035, Australia

19th Jun 2022

I have a ski jacket that I need to alter to make a better fit on me. I need extra material sewn into the sides under the armpit to the bottom of the jacket. - Due date: Before Friday, 1 July 2022

Jacket alteration

$40

O'Connor ACT, Australia

13th Apr 2022

I would like someone to help me take out the old elastic from the hem of a jacket as it is old and has lost all its elasticity, and replace it with fresh elastic

Fleece Jacket alterations

$20

Seaford VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2022

I have a new jacket that is too roomy in the body and gapes at hem. I would like a shock cord elastic with adjuster put in the hem. Perhaps also slimming it down in the torso, if this is feasable (can discuss this part)

Suit jacket alteration

$15

Henley Beach SA, Australia

20th Dec 2021

Suit jacket sleeves up 40 mm Can drop off Not urgent

Jacket alterations

$100

Maidstone VIC 3012, Australia

8th Jul 2021

Hi there, I need around 5 jackets sleeve shortened in length.

Very good quality!

Pants and jacket alterations

$100

South Brisbane QLD 4101, Australia

25th Apr 2021

Hemming dress pants. Shortening jacket sleeves and making it a bit slimmer.

Leather Jacket Alteration/Clothing Adjustment

$100

Darlinghurst NSW, Australia

26th Aug 2020

I have a leather jacket that I need altered. I need the shoulders taken in (made narrower) I would also like the length of the jacket taken up (this would mean either removing or replacing the zip) i need to adjustments made within the next week

Suit Jacket Alteration (arms shortened) and Pants Hemmed

$40

Clayfield QLD, Australia

9th Jun 2022

I'm wanting to get my suit jacket altered. Just the arms shortened a smidge. I also have some pants where the pant stitching has come undone. - Due date: Flexible

2x Cotton Twill Jacket Alteration/Tailoring

$25

Templestowe VIC 3106, Australia

3rd Apr 2022

I’m looking at getting the arms slimmed on 2x Cotton Twill Jackets. The jackets are identical, just different colours. - Due date: Flexible

Dresses and Jacket altered

$100

Templestowe Lower VIC, Australia

3rd Feb 2022

I have several dresses and a jacket that I need taken in. A good job at a reasonable price please. Pricing to be discussed

Jacket Alteration

$70

Melbourne VIC, Australia

18th Nov 2021

Need to make a jacket a bit bigger for an event tomorrow Located in Balwyn but can drive to you

Quick and efficient

Jacket alterations

$100

Ascot QLD 4007, Australia

5th Jul 2021

Company logo female jacket/blazer size 14, wanting to alter to size 8.

I need jacket alterations

$50

Leeton NSW, Australia

21st Apr 2021

Dyeing of a synthetic faux fur coat

Men suit jacket alteration

$50

Point Cook VIC, Australia

7th Aug 2022

Men suit jacket require alteration - Due date: Before Friday, 12 August 2022

Jacket alter and clean

$150

Maroubra NSW, Australia

23rd Apr 2022

Need a jacket altered (taken in and sleeve taken up ) easy fabric, unconstructed jacket. Also needs a clean

Suit jacket alterations

$100

Belmont NSW, Australia

16th Feb 2022

Super late notice but have a suit jacket (38) and looking to have slightly altered to fit better, remove/reduce collar gap and shorten sleeves. Relaxed fit. Can bring it anywhere tonight/morning and ideally pick up tomorrow afternoon or Friday morning. Thanks, Kyle - Due date: Before Thursday, 17th Feb 2022

Suit jacket alteration

$150

Torquay VIC, Australia

26th Jan 2022

Require my suit jacket to be taken in on the sides for our wedding. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 28th Jan 2022

Suit jacket altered

$30

Runaway Bay QLD, Australia

20th Oct 2021

Alter suit jacket sleeves - Due date: Flexible

Jacket Alterations

$60

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

24th May 2021

Need jacket sleeves and waist area taken up by Friday for an event

Motorcycle leather jacket alteration

$100

Eatons Hill QLD, Australia

26th Oct 2020

I have a 2xl harley leather jacket. wanted to get it tailored to my body shape. currently too baggy in arms and waist