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3 Reasons to Tailor Your Clothes

Posted on August 29, 2019 by Steven Toltz

Your clothes should highlight your personality and compliment your figure, which can sometimes be hard to accomplish with off-the-rack clothing. If you’re investing in a high-quality piece of clothing for work or for a special event, tailoring can give you that extra something special to really wow the crowd. Read on to discover 3 reasons why we love tailoring our clothes.  

1.  You’ll Have More Confidence

Custom alterations make even the most basic pieces look like they were made for you and will make your body look longer and leaner. When you walk into that big meeting or fancy event in your tailored outfit, the last thing you’ll be worrying about is how your clothes fit.  Enjoy that increased sense of confidence and focus your energy on rocking that presentation or enjoying your big night. 

2.  You’ll be More Comfortable 

Tailored clothes are altered to your unique body shape, so they’ll fit you like a glove. Say goodbye to pulling and adjusting your clothes – a reputable tailor will take your measurements to make sure your garment is snug in all the right places and that there’s enough give where you need it. Looking great has never felt so good! 

3.  You’ll Spend Less Time Shopping 

If you’re petite, tall, or just don’t find many standard sizes that flatter your figure, tailoring can save you time and effort. Instead of visiting many stores to find a size or brand that fits you off-the-rack, find a piece in your closest size and get it tailored. A good rule of them when choosing a size is to go with what fits the widest part of your body. From there, a tailor will make all the necessary adjustments to make the piece look perfect on you. 

Tailored clothes can make you look great, feel confident, and save you time. Dependable Cleaners makes it easy for you to tailor your clothes by offering tailoring services for men, women, and children. Then, keep your items looking great for years with dry cleaning and wet cleaning options.  Find a tailor near you to set up an appointment today! 


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