Tailoring Services

Islip Cleaners is not just a dry cleaning company, we also offer tailoring services. We have a full alteration and tailoring department at our store. Located at 464 Main Street, our expert staff can mend, hem or completely alter the finest of garments.

Are you interested in tailoring services for dresses? Our employees have over a decade of experience specializing in wedding gown and prom dress alterations. Your gown will look straight out of a fairy tale. We also offer wedding gown preservation and restoration so you’ll be able to preserve those special memories.

Don’t let a minor inconvenience like a stuck zipper or long hemline stop you from wearing what you want. We’ll custom fit your wardrobe on site to ensure all the correct measurements.

pins and sewing machine
Tailor sewing clothes with sewing machine

When Should You See a Tailor?

Tailors handle minor problems to major dilemmas that threaten to shake up your closet. They strive to make your wardrobe more wearable. Extend the life of old clothes that you love or bring a personal touch to new items with our tailoring service. 

Here are a few clothing issues we can help you solve:

  • Hemming clothes
  • Taking clothing in or out
  • Adjusting sleeves
  • Replacing zippers
  • Mending rips or holes
  • Replacing buttons
  • Replacing clothing lining 
  • Adjusting the fit of shoulders

If you’re in need of a more specialized service, please call us for more information.

How Do Our Tailoring Services Work?

Step 1) Book a consultation: We’ll listen to what you’re looking for. Whether you want a hem shortened or a more fitted look, we’ll offer advice from our decades of experience. 

Step 2) Tailoring: After agreeing on the necessary adjustments for your garment, we’ll begin to tailor your garment. Our expert tailors will measure, cut, and sew your garment as needed.

Step 3) Pickup: Once your garment is complete, you’ll be able to swing by and pick it up. You’re more than welcome to try on your garment for last-minute alterations if necessary. 

And that’s it! It’s as easy as one, two, and three. For more questions, please don’t hesitate to give us a call

Tailor measuring red dress

What Do We Tailor?

We’ve tailored everything, from mascot uniforms and prom dresses to everyday clothes for men and women. If you’re unsure about anything, feel free to bring us your garment and visit us in person

When Are We Available?

The Islip Cleaner’s alteration and tailoring department is available on Mondays — Fridays from 8 AM — 6 PM and Saturdays from 8 AM – 5 PM

We Offer More Than Tailoring Services

While our tailoring services are reliable, don’t forget to check out the other services we offer. We provide offer garment care for men and women, wash and fold services, on-site cleaning for drapery, and more.