Hi, Im Jacqui, seamstress of Alterations by Jacqui
I have been in alterations for about 30yrs. Im a mum of two running a home studio based small business in the Shoalhaven servicing the Shoalhaven, Illawarra and Southern Highlands, although I do have many couples travel to my service as part of destination weddings or because of my numerous awards. Having a home based studio allows me to have the friendly and personal service you need when it comes to alterations both big and small, it allows me to have flexible working hours to meet your needs in todays busy schedules. I believe strongly in inclusiveness and so I provide an in home service to those in the community with disabilities.
I currently assist with alterations for some major retail stores and am recommended by many local bridal stores.
I have achieved multiple awards within my field including the brides choice/wedding industry award for my region for the last five years running. I also achieved “best bridal alterations” nationally in the AustralianWedding awards for 2021 and second in 2022. Im currently reigning WINNER for 2023
I run a fully registered and insured business to give you peace of mind.
I work for the best outcomes of my customers not for the betterment of other businesses. Ethical standards are at the centre of all that I do.
Every bride wants to look amazing on their big day and it’s always better to have someone professionally alter your gown to make you look perfect. We also want the Grooms to feel special as well. I offer alterations and tailoring with professionalism and personal attention to every detail. I can help to create unique outfits or specialised gowns to meet your needs, whether your gown or suit was purchased as new or has been previously enjoyed, I will custom alter them to fit the way you want them to. I want everyone to achieve their vision on their day. I have assisted thousands of brides achieve the perfect fit for their wedding day. Emergency and last minute services also available at request.
Specialising in alterations for: Brides, Grooms, Bridesmaids, Groomsmen, Flower girls, Mother of the bride, Debutante dresses, Special occasions, Wedding day dressing service are also available.
Professional steaming service provided for destination weddings
I am also able to assist with special or unique projects, just ask.
I am proud to have achieved the acknowledgement and award of ethical wedding professional