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…Royal Ascot Inspirations

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After the Grand National, Royal Ascot is the Nation’s most watched and talked about equestrian event, famous for the mind-boggling hats as much as the actual races. With its incredible visual extravaganza Royal Ascot provides so much inspiration ! For our new window display we added a touch of the fashion along our hat tulle […]

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Best dressed for Royal Ascot!

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Looking for occasion wear that will meet the approval of the track ‘fashion police’? We head to the races The official Ascot Style Guide means business: midriffs, shoulders and mini hemlines are banned in the Royal Enclosure with knee length dresses, modest necklines and of course a hat, all mandatory. For Grandstand ticket holders the rules […]

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Wedding Dress Alterations in Reading

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Don’t forget At LA SARTORIA we specialize in Wedding Dress Alterations! You’ve found your gown, but it’s not quite the perfect fit…yet. Many gowns need at least some sort of alteration, but keep in mind that your alteration issues can vary greatly, depending on where you got your gown and how many changes need to […]

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Cutting the Pattern

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Finishing up my pattern… One fitting and ready to cut in real fabric ! 😀 Pattern making is an art. It is the art of manipulating and shaping a flat piece of fabric to conform to the curves of the human figure. Pattern making is a bridge function between design and production. A sketch can […]

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Refreshing a Leather Jacket

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This is certainly a common wear problem on dark leather jackets and bags. It usually occurs on the edges of seams, pockets, sleeves and shoulders. The wear of the color coat reveals the off-white or grey color under the black. If you get to the wear when it is minimal, it can usually be reversed […]

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Reinventing your Wardrobe

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One of the saddest things that can happen in our wardrobe is when our absolute favorite item of clothing loses its pizzaz and needs to meet its end at the bottom of the garbage can or be used to mop the floor. We tend to either throw out that beloved item and go shopping hoping to […]

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The groom’s mother dress

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It’s all about details !

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Jeans Repair

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We will repair your favorite denim like new!

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What we do…

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La Sartoria provides you with the expertise, quality, reliability and service you deserve at a reasonable price. Our services include: Custom Tailoring & Alterations for men and women Shorten sleeves for dress shirts. Replacement of buttons and snaps. Reduce / enlarge dresses, shirts, pants, etc. Fix torn lining for pants, skirts, suits, etc. Hems for […]

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Why in Reading ?

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Why for us at La SARTORIA Reading is the best place to work : Bristol? Far too big. Brighton? No thanks. Cities are overrated. If you want some place nice to work and live then a town is where it’s at and there is no better place than Reading. You might laugh, you might say […]

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