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Repairs and Alterations Services


We can repair or alter garments on site at most of our stores. We offer this service seven days a week, often on the same day, Waterloo in particular.

Our Repairs and Alterations service includes:

Button replacement
Small rips and tears
Original hems on jeans
Repairing pulls and holes on knitwear
Seams and zips on leather
Taking in or out of pants, dresses, skirts, jackets, shirts
Repairing pockets
Replacing hooks, loops, buttons
All repairs on silk and other fragile fabrics

When you need Repairs and Alterations to your clothing, you will need to find a seamstress that you can trust. Finding the right provider that uses advanced techniques and takes care of each garment will ensure that you get a quality finished product. Lawrence Dry Cleaners will do all this for you. 

Lawrence brings its expertise and dedication to all repairs and alterations. Whether rejuvenating a garment or perfecting its fit, Lawrence ensures that your clothing delivers many years of pleasure. Our staff pay particular attention to maintaining and, if necessary, expertly reproducing the finished detail of the garment.

Alterations can make the difference between a garment that looks ok and one that looks great on you. Our seamstresses have extensive knowledge in altering shirts, pants, dresses, skirts, jackets, suits, and outerwear made from any material including leather, suede, fur, cotton or synthetic. Our alterations are of the highest quality, and you can be rest assured that we will have it ready for when you need it.

If you want a perfect fit from the start, choose our bespoke alterations for that ultimate fit, comfort and style. Our competitive pricing means it is probably not as expensive or unaffordable as you may think.

Our staff are extensively trained to perform significant alterations including re-cuts (for coats and pants), sides and blades, also resizing dresses. They can replace zippers, shorten sleeves, repair straps, re-sew buttons, shorten or lengthen hems, or almost anything that can be altered or repaired. Lawrence Dry Cleaners are renowned for our immaculate attention to detail and professional service.