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
  • Measurements
  • 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!