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Recent Shirt Alterations reviews

"Shelley was lovely, easy to deal with, and took in my shirt exactly as requested. Would recommend her to anyone needing tailoring."

Tailor/seamstress: dress shirt alterations

$25

"Did the job well and fast"

T shirt alterations

$60

"Laas was great & Id use her again! "

Business Shirt Alterations

$25

"Wonderful thank you! "

Shirt alteration

$40

"Fast and prompt. Thank you!"

Shirt alteration

$40

"Absolutely love Rusi's work. Not only did she did it promptly, she did it very smartly. First time I've seen someone altered a shirt in a way that could be revert back for adjustments. Would recommend to anyone."

Polo shirt alteration

$50

What's the average cost of a shirt alterations expert

$35 - $55

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$35

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$52

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$55

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If you're looking for a trusted shirt alteration service, you can find it on Airtasker! Taskers know their way around standard or complex shirt alterations that can make any shirt you have fit you like a glove!

You might have a pile of shirts that don't get to see the light of day just because they don't fit you right, but that shouldn't always be the case! Whether one of them is too tight or several pieces have ill-looking sleeves or collars, experts can do the necessary shirt alterations to make sure that you look and feel good as you wear them.

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Top Shirt Alterations related questions

An experienced tailor can shorten or make an oversized shirt smaller by shortening the hem, sleeves, and taking its sides in. However, it can be quite tricky to do it the other way around since shirts don't have extra material built into them. If you can't find a shirt for your size, you can always buy a new one that's a size or two bigger, then have it altered as you see fit.

You can, especially since you know your physique and measurements better. Keep in mind, though, that alterations can be a bit challenging and one small mistake can make it worse than when it was untouched. It's best to leave the task to professionals so you can make sure that you're getting the right shirt alterations and adjustments..

No. Your Tasker can bring the necessary tools for the service, which most likely include professional shears, sewing machines, steam irons, and seam rippers. If you happen to have any of these on-hand or prefer using your equipment, you can lend them to your Tasker. In case you need extra materials, you can also ask them to drop by the nearest fabric store and get them for you.

It depends on how extensive your shirt alteration requirements are. Standard t-shirt alterations like adjusting the sides, adding darts, and shortening the sleeves can only take 30 minutes to an hour. However, complex procedures like replacing collars or cuffs and lengthening the sleeves or hem can take a few days or a week. For urgent alterations, feel free to coordinate a schedule with your Tasker.

You can pay attention to where your shoulder ends and where your arm begins. The shirt shoulder seams should sit on top of those spots. For tees, sleeves should end right in the middle of your armpit and elbow. They should not be tenting away nor too restrictive. You can also try pinching the fabric on either side of your torso and see if you're able to hold at least 2-3 inches of it.

Tailoring involves creating bespoke pieces of clothing that are custom-fitted according to your exact size and measurements. Alterations, on the other hand, are done to existing clothing items that need length adjustments or necessary clothing repairs. The process usually focuses on specific areas, like hems, sleeves, and buttons.

An experienced tailor can shorten or make an oversized shirt smaller by shortening the hem, sleeves, and taking its sides in. However, it can be quite tricky to do it the other way around since shirts don't have extra material built into them. If you can't find a shirt for your size, you can always buy a new one that's a size or two bigger, then have it altered as you see fit.

No. Your Tasker can bring the necessary tools for the service, which most likely include professional shears, sewing machines, steam irons, and seam rippers. If you happen to have any of these on-hand or prefer using your equipment, you can lend them to your Tasker. In case you need extra materials, you can also ask them to drop by the nearest fabric store and get them for you.

You can pay attention to where your shoulder ends and where your arm begins. The shirt shoulder seams should sit on top of those spots. For tees, sleeves should end right in the middle of your armpit and elbow. They should not be tenting away nor too restrictive. You can also try pinching the fabric on either side of your torso and see if you're able to hold at least 2-3 inches of it.

You can, especially since you know your physique and measurements better. Keep in mind, though, that alterations can be a bit challenging and one small mistake can make it worse than when it was untouched. It's best to leave the task to professionals so you can make sure that you're getting the right shirt alterations and adjustments..

It depends on how extensive your shirt alteration requirements are. Standard t-shirt alterations like adjusting the sides, adding darts, and shortening the sleeves can only take 30 minutes to an hour. However, complex procedures like replacing collars or cuffs and lengthening the sleeves or hem can take a few days or a week. For urgent alterations, feel free to coordinate a schedule with your Tasker.

Tailoring involves creating bespoke pieces of clothing that are custom-fitted according to your exact size and measurements. Alterations, on the other hand, are done to existing clothing items that need length adjustments or necessary clothing repairs. The process usually focuses on specific areas, like hems, sleeves, and buttons.

What do shirt alteration services include?

askers can provide anything you may need a shirt alteration service, from altering your shirt's collar down to its hem. You may be having a fashion photo shoot or preparing for an upcoming special event. Maybe someone delivered it as a gift but the shirt doesn't fit you properly, or you just want to readjust your clothes for everyday wear? Whatever the reason is, Taskers near you can give the alteration service depending on your requirements. Here are some of the services they can do for you:

Altering the sides

If your shirt is too big or loose, your Tasker can alter it for you by taking its sides in to fit your torso flawlessly. The exact shape of your shirt can either make or break your silhouette, so you also want to keep an eye on how it looks on your chest and stomach area. You can let your Tasker know how tight you want your shirt to be, or let them do their magic! Just remember that tighter shirts can restrict certain movements and make you feel more snug than usual as well.

Altering the sleeves

One of the most common ways to alter your shirt's sleeves is to make them narrower. For long sleeves, a good fit shouldn't be too tight on your wrists, but should also not be too loose to the point of being droopy or baggy. Also, if your unbuttoned sleeves hit further than the break of your wrist, they need to be shortened to their perfect length. Ideally, a half-inch of your shirt should be exposed when your hands are at rest by your sides.

Altering the collar and cuffs

Collars and cuffs usually get the most dirt and grime than the rest of your shirt. When this happens, they limp down, look sloppy, and can even ruin your entire look. Expert tailors can easily lend a hand and make the necessary alterations. Your collar and cuffs don't exactly have to be the same garment or fabric as your shirt, but you can never go wrong with a white contrast. To take your look up a notch, you can also get someone to engrave a personalised design for your collar studs or cufflinks!

Altering the buttons

When you buy a discounted shirt, chances are it may have loose buttons or buttons that don't match the style that you prefer. When they're not appropriately sewn, shirt buttons can also be easily ripped, lost, and damaged, especially when you have your shirt laundered. You don't have to throw away your shirt just because of a few missing buttons! You can have polo shirt alterations done to fix your problem. You can also try getting a professional laundry service that you trust to avoid further damages to your shirt.

Recent Shirt Alterations tasks

Shirt alteration

$15

Pemulwuy NSW 2145, Australia

25th Jul 2022

Need to make shirt slimmer - Due date: Flexible

Work shirt alteration

$20

Oxenford QLD, Australia

17th May 2022

I have started a new job and my work shirt is too big. Needing it altered tomorrow as it’s to big and I’m back to work Thursday.

Business Shirt Alterations

$25

Windsor QLD, Australia

17th Mar 2022

Hello, I need a business shirt altered by Sunday. It’s kaila. bit big, no major alterations besides a maybe a dart or two to bring it in. I’m located in Windsor. Thank you

Laas was great & Id use her again!

Trousers shortened, work shirt altered to smaller fit

$70

Clayfield QLD, Australia

4th Feb 2022

Uniform Trousers shortened and uniform shirt altered to a smaller size. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 10th Feb 2022

Shirt Alterations

$25

Zetland NSW, Australia

6th Oct 2021

I have a few button up shirts I need to get slightly altered. They are short sleeve mens button up's and I'm a woman so they are tight on my hips, I'm looking to get small slits on the side and the bottom button moved slightly. Does anyone have experience in something similar? Happy to negotiate on price per shirt

Sewing- shirt alteration

$150

Plainland QLD, Australia

5th May 2021

I have cotton shirts that need alterations. Need to be located between Ipswich and Plainland Qld for drop off.

Polo shirt alteration

$15

Labrador QLD, Australia

12th Dec 2020

I require a polo shirt to be altered to be fitting for work.

Tee shirt alteration on the length . Taken 12 cm off & sew a hem

$20

Killarney Heights NSW 2087, Australia

14th Jun 2022

Need a tee shirt taken up. I need around 12cm taken off length & a hem sewn

Business shirt alteration

$20

Annandale NSW 2038, Australia

28th Mar 2022

I need a striped business shirt taken up a few inches. It is too long - Due date: Flexible

T SHIRT ALTERATION/TAILORING

$40

Melbourne VIC, Australia

16th Mar 2022

Need someone to shorten a batch of 20-25 tees. Simple job, but needs to look professional as these will be sent to paying customers. Looking to create a more boxy look for the tees. Let me know if you’re interested.

Shirt alterations

$40

Burleigh Waters QLD 4220, Australia

10th Jan 2022

5 business shirts, need them altered as there a bit baggy - Due date: Flexible

Shirt alteration

$20

Wollongong NSW, Australia

30th Aug 2021

My shirt is xs size but its big for me in body and hand part.

Shirt alterations.

$60

Quarry Hill VIC 3550, Australia

16th Apr 2021

I need 2 work shirts altered to be wider around my hips. Previous seamstress from another state added a triangle panel on both sides of a different shirt which seemed to work really well. I'd like them to blend in as much as possible, I ordered a spare shirt to be used as the fabric. Would like them done within a weeks time if possible. I can come to you for fitting/pick ups, don't mind up to 40mins commute from bendigo.

Shirt alterations

$80

Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

3rd Aug 2022

I have 3 shirts that need to be taken in from a standard cut to tailored cut. - Due date: Flexible

Bulk simple shirt alterations (tapering)

$30

Nedlands WA 6009, Australia

24th May 2022

Several shirts and t-shirts brought in around the torso. Budget tbd. - Due date: Before Sunday, 12 June 2022

Shirt alterations

$25

Brisbane QLD, Australia

26th Mar 2022

Looking for someone that does full shirt alerations. If the price is right, can use you whenever I need shirt or shirt resized. Thanks! Preferably someone within approx 10kms of Ascot - Due date: Flexible

Shirt alteration

$35

Docklands, Victoria, Australia

10th Mar 2022

Alter 1 shirt, I have an example of the corret size.

Tshirt alteration downsize

$40

Wollongong NSW, Australia

14th Nov 2021

Hello, I bought a tshirt and the fit was oversized. However it was very oversized and I am wanting the whole tshirt to be altered so that it is taken down a few sizes.

Clothing/shirt alterations needed (simple task)

$1,234

Ashby WA 6065, Australia

22nd Jul 2021

I'm needing 4 button up shirts/blouses taken in as they are too big. They are from just jeans so nothing fancy. Would like them done within the next 2 weeks and locally please.

Shirt alterations

$40

Coogee NSW 2034, Australia

3rd Feb 2021

Altering a size 4 school shirt to make it smaller to fit a size 3 kindergarten student. I have two shirts that need to be altered by Monday.