Ball Gown Alterations in Manchester

Ball Gown AlterationsWith over 35 years of experience, Alterations Boutique has become Manchester’s leading specialists in Ball Gown Alterations. If you are attending a special event and would like to have your Ball Gown altered our specialists will help you find the best possible fit for your Ball Gown. As our dedicated seamstresses have a wealth of experience in working with luxurious and delicate fabric, we believe that only alterations specialists, like ourselves, should be trusted with such intricate work. Whether you would like us to shorten a hem or completely restyle your Ball Gown we will be delighted to help. Our highly trained seamstresses can carry out Ball Gown alterations of any complexity and have the skill to alter your Ball Gown to perfection. Our dedicated and meticulous seamstresses will make sure your gown fits you flawlessly and that you look amazing from every angle. Whether your gown is beaded or embellished with sequins our experts can perform any type of alterations or restyling to your gown to create the most ideal fit. These are just some examples of alterations our seamstresses can perform.

Ball Gown Alterations

  • Take in or Let out  sides

  • Narrow shoulders

  • Shorten / Lengthen

  • Shorten / Lengthen Straps

  • Reshape neckline

  • Replace Zip

  • Restyle

  • General Repairs


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Why Choose Us?

Are you attending a special event but not completely happy with the way your Ball Gown fits you? With over 35 years of experience in Ball Gown Alterations, Alterations Boutique Manchester has the expertise to help you find the perfect fit. Ball Gowns are usually made of delicate and intricate fabrics and are often embellished. Our highly experienced seamstresses have the required skill to perform Ball Gown alterations to the highest possible standard that is why we feel that only experts, like ourselves, should perform such intricate alterations. Our alterations specialists can perform any type of Ball Gown alterations including hem shortening, taking in the sides, changing the neckline as well as completely resizing your gown. If your Ball Gown needs to be altered or you would like our professional opinion on whether it fits you correctly visit us for a complimentary consultation and our experts will be delighted to help. 



Alterations Boutique Manchester is a British company with a comprehensive insurance policy that covers your garment whilst it is in our possession. We are proud to be a tailoring company that complies with all rules and regulations to provide peace of mind to our clients.

The Team

All of our team seamstresses are fully qualified. Despite being already fully trained, there is ongoing regular training to help the team master their skills.


We believe in charging our customers fair and reasonable prices, therefore, we undertake regular research to ensure our rates are moderate. We appreciate that you would like to know in advance how much the costs are going to be but as ball gown dresses can vary with regards to construction, type of fabric, detail and finishing we prefer that customers visit us so we can provide a free, accurate and no obligation quote. At your appointment, we will provide you with a breakdown of costs so you have a clear understanding of what you are being charged for and do our best to make sure we quote within your budget. Our Fair and Reasonable Price policy means that our customers receive the best possible service and outstanding quality workmanship, without having to pay premium prices. Please book an appointment by clicking on the link above or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.