Whether you need to take in the seams, shorten hemline for a train bustle/pickup or require a shoulder strap adjustment, we can alter it. All alterations done in Geelong.

We pride ourselves with quality work. Even if your gown is a work of art with lace and beading, we can wave our magic and you will never know your gown has been altered.

Our qualified in-house seamstress are located onsite in Geelong and the team love what we do.

Owner Yvonne Bowdler and the seamstress team have over 67 years’ experience working within the industry.

If you have purchased a gown from Bernice Fashions, alterations will commence when full payment of the dress and alteration fee is made.

We are happy to do alterations even if you have not purchased your gown, bridesmaids dresses or After 5 occasional wear from us.

Have a question about alterations?

If you have a question about alterations or for more information about Bernice Fashions, contact us on 03 5221 7706, send us a message using this form or via email to

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