Alterations & Seamstress Services

Whether you need to hem a pair of pants or repair your favourite dress, you've come to the right place. Gibson's seamstress has over 20 years of experience and is on-site at our Kingsway location Monday through Friday.


Walk-ins are always welcome.


Our Services Include: Hemming, Tapering, Repairs, Patching, Shortening, Lengthening, Zipper Replacements, Relining, and More!


Why Choose Gibson's?

Eco-Friendly Cleaning

Gibson's is proud to use green cleaning technology. We use green dry cleaning and laundry products that are safe for your clothes, your nose, and the enviornment. 


We know time is precious. Gibson's pick-up and delivery service is prompt, reliable, and efficient. Have a question? We'll respond within 24 business hours.

Mobile App & Text Notifications

Our Mobile App makes it easy to schedule a pick-up. Check on your order and update your credit card details 


How long do alterations take?

Alterations services are usually completed within 1 week or sooner if needed. Please allow 2-3 weeks for more complex jobs like wedding gown or dress alterations.  

How much do alterations cost?

Please find the prices for the most common alterations and repairs below. You can find a detailed list of prices here

Minor Repair: $10 

Pant Hemming: $14 + 

Blazer Lengthening or Shortening: $40 + 

Dress Shortening: $20 + 

Pant Zipper: $18 + 

Coat Zipper: $50 + 

Can I still book an appointment during COVID?
Yes. Please come to our location wearing a mask, sanitize your hands, and practice social distancing when possible. We have a private changing area in cases where you need to try on your garments. 
Can you repair leather jackets?

Yes, we repair leather jackets!

Do you repair household items like drapes, bedding, or rugs?
Yes! We do it all! Our seamstress has a breadth of experience repairing household items like bedding and draperies. All rug repairs are taken to our other cleaning facility and take two to three weeks to complete. 


What our customers are saying...

Gibson’s Cleaners is by far the best cleaners experience I have ever experienced. I’ll start by sharing examples of why I feel this way. Behind the counter, there are a group of friendly women that know you by name, smile and greet you every time you walk through the door, and keep the place looking spotless. They are well organized and are ready to serve you immediately. I have come across situations where I was in desperate need of buttons on a blazer, alterations or cleaning done quickly, and recently in desperate need of dealing with an issue that unexpectedly came up. The women handled it with dignity and respect, willing to help me when I needed it most. I will continue to trust in the team and Gibson’s Cleaners for all of my dry cleaning and alterations. Definitely a high class cleaners all the way!
Diana Primerano
Gibson's Customer
With a goal of being more sustainable this year, I decided to repair a lot of my wardrobe. Rather than throw out my winter coat, I decided to reline it with help from Gibson's. When I got it back I was stunned - their team completely revitalized my winter jacket and it looks like new.
Brittany Burek
Gibson's Customer

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