Ph: 04 384 6567 (Dixon)
Ph: 04 473 5445 (Lambton Quay)

Bespoke dressmaking and alterations
in the heart of Wellington

Sometimes you know what you want but simply can’t find it, or maybe you want to create your own version of a look you saw in a magazine or on a catwalk. Topline Tailors in Wellington can help you achieve that look, exactly the way you want it and made to measure perfectly for your body.

Topline Tailors and team, produce beautifully looking and feeling garments for all casual or formal occasions and are highly skilled at altering your existing pieces so you can enjoy them for longer.


Say goodbye to buying dresses you hope will fit properly one day and say hello to your wardrobe’s secret new weapon. Bespoke dressmaking is more satisfying than regular shopping and more affordable than you realise. Come in and tell us what you are looking for, choose your fabrics and create your own unique dresses, shirts, trousers and suits.


Letting go of a favourite piece of clothing can be a wrench but with Topline Tailors you can enjoy your clothes for many more years to come. We offer expert alterations on women’s trousers, skirts, shirts, blouses and jackets. Come and see us for a fitting and measurement by our professional tailoring staff.


  • Shorten hem
  • Shorten from top
  • Lengthen hem
  • Take in side seams
  • Shorten straps

Shirts / blouses

  • Shorten sleeves
  • Take in side seams
  • Darts
  • Shorten hem


  • Re-hem trousers, skirts and dresses.
  • New zip in jeans, trousers, skirts, dresses and jackets.
  • Replace pockets in Trousers and Jackets.
  • Put new linings in jackets, waistcoats, skirts and trousers.
  • Reduce the size of a jacket. (Chip shoulder)
  • Crutch repair on jeans and trousers