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Best Tailors In Tampa

May 22, 2012 6:00 AM

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Sometimes our clothes don’t always agree with our bodies. Whether we gained a little bit of weight after that trip to grandma’s or those work outs are finally starting to pay off—we all have had some type of wardrobe alteration. Wouldn’t it be easy to find someone to fix those little changes without spending the extra cash on new clothes? Well, look no further. Here are a few of Tampa’s best tailors to help with any fashion crises you may have.
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Azzi Tailoring
201 W. Platt St.
Tampa, FL 33606
(813) 254-0990
www.azzi-tailoring.com

Hours: Mon to Fri – 9a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Owner Waleed Azzi wants his customers to know that he has them covered when it comes to pesky rips and tears. It doesn’t matter what you want tailored, Azzi Tailoring is always willing to take a stab at anything. Located on W. Platt Street in South Tampa, (next to Publix) Azzi Tailoring provides its customers with a range of services. Why pay more for your alterations when Azzi’s will do it for you for less? That’s right, at Azzi Tailoring, not only will they have you in and out as quickly as possible but its affordable too. Come on in for a free consultation today.

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Alexander’s Tailoring
5111 Ehrlich Road
Tampa, FL 33624
(813) 962-8049
www.alexandertailoring.com

Hours: Mon to Fri – 10a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Now, we’ve all experienced one time or another those embarrassing slits in our skirts or suits while in the office. Instead of hiding behind your desk all day, Alexander’s Tailoring is glad to come on by your work place and fix any unwanted tears. Alexander’s has been fixing and altering suits and gowns for over 30 years now, and with prom just around the corner, Alexander’s has a special treat for you young ladies. Featured in the shop are custom made prom dresses we guarantee you won’t find anywhere else. With all these amazing options, it’s no wonder Alexander’s is widely known for its top-notch customer service. It isn’t just something to get you coming back—it’s a part of what it stands for.

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Thims Alterations
3402 South Dale Mabry Hwy, Unit #C
Tampa, FL 33629
(813) 805-2475
www.thimsalterations.com

Thims Alterations is not only a fun place to walk into—it’s affordable, too. Usually we don’t always get what we want when we pay a little extra for a few minor changes to our wardrobe. Thims services on the other hand, promise perfection and neatness when it comes to your everyday outfits. Looking for a tailor for next year’s Gasparilla? Thims is proud to take in any of your pirate gear and get them ready for a trip across the seas at the next pirate fest. Don’t worry, Thims isn’t greedy with yee silver dollars. Ask for special offers and discounts upon your arrival to Thims. Word has it they’re pretty reasonable on prices and never exceed over $100.

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The Alteration Place
2125 W Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33607
(813) 879-5587
www.thealterationplace.com

Hours: Mon to Fri – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Sat – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Sometimes even Lady Gaga needs a tailor to create something out of nothing. Although you probably won’t be strutting downtown in an egg, the Alteration Place is up for any fashion challenge. They have on hand professionals who are constantly educating themselves in every fashion trend you can think of. Don’t believe it? Try them out today and see for yourself for any of your most extravagant or every day alterations.

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Tampa Alterations
4235 West Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33609
(813) 289-8812
www.wix.com

Hours: Tue to Sat – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Professionalism is the key to what keeps customers coming back to Tampa Alterations. If you need to fix an outfit last minute before a big night out, Tampa Alterations will not only help fix your outfit, but it will have everyone thinking you bought a new dress. The shop has a calm atmosphere filled with smiling faces (probably because of all the money customers are saving).  After you go in for your first alteration, not only will you secretly want to take the shops owner Virgina home with you, but you’ll want to mark this place down as your go to spot. So why not take a trip down to Tampa Alterations? It’s affordable, professional, and always thinking of its customers.

Geraldine Sanchez is a student, fashion blogger, and freelance writer struggling with a case of restless fashion syndrome. She is currently curing it with large doses of retail therapy throughout the Tampa Bay area. Her expertise is on shopping and style. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.


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