Welcome to Megan Robinson Alterations!


This is the perfect place to be if you’re in need of bridal alterations, or alterations for the bridal party.


I’m a freelance seamstress working in west London and Surrey, and have been working as a seamstress in the wedding industry for over 7 years.


If you’re in need of alterations for your big day, whether it be from shortening hems, or making sleeves, or lining your dress to make it more modest, I offer home visit appointments, which gives you the added benefit of having your friends and family with you for fittings in the comfort of your own environment.


Home services are particularly useful for anxious brides who don’t like the thought of going into a public alterations shop where people can walk in at any time, and gives you the chance to be more at ease with the process of fittings, and open and honest conversations about how you want your dress to look and feel for your big day.


Here is a list of the alterations I offer. If what you are in need of isn’t listed please get in touch so we can discuss your needs further


Wedding Dresses:

  • Shortening hems (lace hems, chiffon, tuile, satin etc)
  • Shortening straps (lace, beaded or plain)
  • Taking in (lace, beaded, creating seams etc)
  • Sewing on belts
  • Beading
  • Hand loop or bustle to hook your train up in the evening
  • Shorting trains
  • Making straps (spaghetti, bardot, off the shoulder etc)
  • Making sleeves (full length, elbow length, capped sleeves etc)
  • Lining the front, back or sleeves to make the dress more modest
  • Letting out
  • Changing from zip to corset back
  • Changing from corset back to zip
  • Adding cups
  • Making cups smaller
  • Sewing on straps or sleeves
  • Filling in the front
  • Removing straps or sleeves
  • Adding embellishments (lace appliqués or beads)
  • Dropping or extending necklines
  • Shortening sleeves
  • Extending sleeves


Bridesmaid Dresses:

  • Shortening hems
  • Taking in
  • Letting out
  • Shorting straps or sleeves
  • Changing from a zip into a corset back
  • Adding straps or sleeves
  • Sewing on belts
  • Hand loop or bustles if they have a train

Mother of the Bride/Groom

  • Shortening hems
  • Taking in
  • Letting out
  • Shoulder lifts
  • Shortening straps or sleeves
  • Adding Belts


If you would like to get a quote or book in for alterations or discuss anything in detail please call or text 07714806783. If I’m unable to answer at any point please whatsapp or text with your enquiry.


Unfortunately I don’t make wedding dresses, only alterations.

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