In the past, a seamstress was a very important professional in the society. Pre-industrial societies judged a person's wealth and social status by the quality of clothes they wore and how well they were tailored to fit their body shape. While seamstresses still exist in society today, the majority of their clientele are upper class individuals who still value the beauty of a form-fitting outfit or garment. Nowadays, most of us just pick outfits out of racks in a chain store and if it happens to fit us, then that is good enough.

The thing about buying your clothes from a bulk distributor is that it may not always fit you right. Your skirt may be too hippy and make you look like a lollipop or your trouser may have a weird looking crotch area that you have to cover with an oversized top. Does this mean that you need to splurge on designer clothing? Of course not; this is where a seamstress comes in.

All you need is to buy high-quality garments and have them altered to suit your body shape and be sized to your desired length for unique form-fitting quality looking outfits. At times, you can even ask the tailor to modify the design for your own inimitable designer clothing. Doesn't the thought of having your own unique designs rouse an interest in getting the services of a seamstress?

Where do I find an expert in alterations near me? Look no further than Lee's Tailoring located in Solvang, CA. It is a custom tailoring shop that has years of experience altering clothes to suit your exact body shapes as well as alter old worn out pieces to look new. So, if you deal in designer resale, we can fix those up for you to give you your own designer clothes at a fraction of the cost. For a full list of alteration services, go to