Closed August 23 ,2019

Funeral of a dear family member.

We will be closed Aug 23,2019 to celebrate the life of Guadalupe Hernandez. She will be dearly missed and we are taking Friday off to say our final goodbye. Thank for your prayers and understanding. We will reopen Saturday August 24,2019 from 9:30-1:00.

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We have been gratefully nominated !!!

SAPICKS best Alterations and Tailoring Shop is Alvina’s Tailor  and Professional Alterations.

SA Picks Best Alterations and Tailoring.

We  are so Thankful to once again be nominated this year for SAPICKS Best Alterations and Tailoring in San Antonio. We are pleased and excited and only pray that we will win it this year. Last year we received 3rd place in the fashion column, however we were the only Alterations and Tailoring Shop to be nominated and in the top three. Go to the website and under Fashion you will find us. Thank you for supporting our small family owned business .

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San Antonio's Best Alterations

Specializing in making everything you wear look awesome on you


We specialize in men, women, and children alterations, including wedding dress alterations, tuxedos, tailored suits, formal  and business attire. We approach this with absolute perfection. Other tailors and seamstresses focus on speed and efficiency,  at Alvina's Tailor Shop we focus on Quality. We take our time to do it  right. Look no further for Professional Tailoring and Alterations in San Antonio.                     

A Family Owned Business

We Have altered all different kinds of  garments from the most  expensive to the more reasonably  priced. Each garment is treated with the up most respect and careful attention to detail.  We have over 50 years of experience, resulting in superior quality and satisfaction. All of our customers are treated like members of our family . We have been located in this mall for 23 years. Some of our tailoring experience comes from 13 years of working alongside and learning from the best master tailors with  Frost Brothers at North Star Mall.  We provide professional Tailoring and Alterations with every order.

Open since 1993

 Alvina's Tailor Shop provides professional work with each order.  Every garment is  steamed, bagged, and ready to wear. We have serviced customers from La Vernia, Hondo, Comfort, Spring Branch, Beeville, Sommerset, Lytle, Natalia, Helotes, Bandera, and Canyon Lake, just to name a few. Alvina's Tailor Shop looks forward to serving the best alterations and expert tailoring to San Antonio and the surrounding areas for many more years to come.

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We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.




Alvina's Tailor Shop

16612 San Pedro Ave, Suite#1 San Antonio, Texas 78232



Tuesday- Friday: 9:30am - 6pm


Sunday : Closed

Monday: Appointment Only

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