The best seamstress in Toronto won’t be found at the back of your local dry cleaner (though there’s plenty of them that can mend the heck out of a dress). You can bring your most outrageous designs and ill-fitting numbers to these professionals and be assured their nimble fingers will transform those looks into fitted masterpieces.
Here are the best seamstresses in Toronto.4 - Irene's Studio
Whether you’re trying to turn grandma’s old suit into a killer couture look or just get your pants hemmed, Irene can do it from her shop by Thorncliffe Park.
3 - As You Like It
This business has been altering and customizing clothes for more than 25 years. Located not far from Yorkville, it’s a go-to for wedding day fix-ups and adjustments on gala-worthy gowns.
5 - The Village Seamstress
Brides flock to this Scarborough shop by Ellesmere and Lawrence to get their dresses fitted perfectly for the big day. It also offers rush orders in case you need your gown fixed in under 48 hours.
6 - Hoax Couture
This Queen West tailoring business has been around for more than 30 years. Owners Jim Searle and Chris Tyrell specialize in bespoke formal wear, including suits, gowns, and even bedazzled costumes, and can alter all those as well.
7 - Perfect Fit For You
Have a precious designer piece that you just can’t bring yourself to throw away? Put your beloved garment in the hands of this Leaside business— tailor Nina will take on even the most complex alteration challenges.
8 - Professional Sew & Fit
Zipper replacements, elbow patches, hemming— you can get every standard alteration done at this St. Clair West tailor. Why not add shoulder pads to your outfit for a strong statement look?
9 - Labl Couture
It’s appointment-only at this studio in Parkdale. Get your clothes custom-made, repaired, or altered by the same hands who tailored the likes of celebs like Shania Twain and Ron Sexsmith.
10 - Cheries Dressmaking
Transform that loose-fitting dress into a magnificent garment that fits like a glove. Cherie is favourite for bridesmaid emergencies and original pieces that wow during all occasions—visit her at Richmond and Sherbourne.
11 - Jealous Bridesmaids Bridal Studio
This bridal studio in High Park is not only an amazing destination to find wedding gowns and bridesmaids’ dresses, it’s also perfect if you’re trying to get them fitted and fixed up for the big day.
by Tanya Mok via blogTO