Trust us, you're going to want to leave it to the Pros

Our professional seamstresseses have years of experience altering wedding gowns and will tailor your wedding dress to fit your body perfectly. They can address specific concerns such as adjusting the hemline, taking in or letting out the dress, or modifying details like sleeves and neckline.

Give us your wedding stress!

Entrusting your wedding dress alterations to a professional allows you to relax and enjoy the process. They can provide guidance on the best alterations for your body type and dress style, giving you peace of mind that the final outcome will be exactly what you envisioned. Being in a boutique, you'll have the advantage of being able to try on shapewear, veils, accessories & more during your appt.

Additional Services

We offer steaming, dry cleaning, and even preservation! There's a reason we call ourselves the one stop shop!

Time to Save

Our alteration appointments have no service charge! Your alterations will be billed with a deposit, 50% at the end of the first appointment and 50% when you pickup your dress!


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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer wedding gown alterations?

Yes! We are proud to be Ottawa's ONE STOP WEDDING SHOP with a full range of products and services, including alterations & cleaning, to make your wedding dress shopping journey easy and affordable. 

 Alterations cost depend greatly on condition of the gown, sizing relative to your body, and your wedding date. We do offer alterations in-store with our incredible partnered seamstress! We prioritize our couples, but do accept alteration appointments on dresses that were purchased outside of our boutique. 

How do I book an alteration appointment

We can only accept so many alterations clients per year! You can submit a request here, if we are able to alter your gown in the timeline, we will reach out to you with booking information

Do you alter other formalwear?

Yes! We also alter womens formalwear, bridesmaid dresses, and MOG/MOB gowns. At this time, we cannot alter suits.

What should I budget for alterations?

Alterations cost depend greatly on condition of the gown, sizing relative to your body, and your wedding date. The general range is from $350-$800.

We are unable to provide alteration quotes virtually. If you would like a quote prior to a committed first appointment, please call to book a consultation. The cost of the consultation is $50, non-refundble, but  can be credited towards alteration services.

When should I request a bridal alteration appointment?

As soon as you purchase your wedding gown, you can secure your spot! We will reach out to you within 4 months of your wedding to get your first appointment booked.

Rush Fees
2024 Rush Fees will apply to all wedding gowns that are required to be finished in  LESS THAN 3 MONTHS AWAY . The 2024 rate is $250.00 in addition to the alterations needed.

Can you customize my gown?

Absolutely! Small changes like adding sleeves, removing buttons, or adding bustle do not require consultation prior to your appointment. If you are looking for a custom gown or BIG changes, please email customerservice@nkin.ca prior to booking an appointment