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3 Reasons Why Should You Choose to Alter Your Clothes


Have you ever had a piece of clothing you loved but didn’t fit as well over time? Or maybe you purchased an outfit because it looked so good on the model, only to discover it didn’t look great on you. Maybe you have a vintage dress you would love to wear, but the style needs just a bit of updating. 

All of these problems are easily addressed with alterations. Alterations are an inexpensive way to bring new life into an old outfit or make an outfit fit and feel like it was made just for you. Here are three reasons why we recommend having your outfits altered:

Achieve a Custom Look.

Tailors and seamstresses who do alterations on clothing are experts in the field. They know exactly what changes need to be made to make an outfit fit each body type. 

While you may think the outfit you have in mind will never fit the way you want, they can offer ideas and solutions you may not have considered. When they are done you’ll have a piece that is truly customized just for you.

Save Money.

There’s no need to go out and buy all new clothes when you feel like your wardrobe needs an update. You may be able to save some money by choosing to make changes to the clothes you already have instead. 

Good for the planet.

It’s no secret that fast fashion is bad for the environment. Alterations can help you keep good quality clothing looking and feeling new for longer. Don’t give up on a broken zipper or stuck clasp until you have it examined by a professional seamstress. You may be amazed by what they can achieve!

Legend Cleaners is proud to partner with Kathy’s Alterations out of our Ahwatukee location. Schedule an appointment with Kathy for ideas and tips to alter your wardrobe! 

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