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Alterations and Custom Work

Hems got you down?  Missing a button?  Find the perfect fit with the Traveling Seamstress, Elizabeth Doherty. Our shop is located on Block Island in Rhode Island and open year-round. Consultations and private appointments are available. Pick up at home or work for no extra charge throughout Block Island and Southern RI areas.
Please visit our site at or call (401) 466-4460 to find out more information about our services or hours. 
Services We Provide
Alterations for Men, Women, and Formal/ Bridal Wear
Repairs for Zippers, Buttons, Patches, etc. 
Flag Repair
Denim Work
Steaming and Pressing
Slipcovers and Cushions for Home or Boat
Curtains and Draperies
Custom Dye Work
No project is too big, too small, or too weird!