Welcome to Alvina's Tailor Shop and Alterations in San Antonio.

We alter your clothes with careful dedication,using absolutely no shortcuts,the best threads,sewing machines, and techniques!

2019 Fiesta Medals

Unique Fiesta Medals

Every year Alvina’s Tailor Shop and Professional Alterations joins San Antonio in celebrating Fiesta with offering our 2019 Fiesta Medals for purchase.

 They cost $8.00 while supplies last. We have a limited quantity, so pick one up for you and a friend during our regular business hours. 

Happy Fiesta San Antonio.

We also have a limited number of 2017 and 2018 availble at a discount if interested. 


SA Picks for the best

Winners List

The results are in and we did not win. However we are one of the  top finalist. From the 11 nominated businesses in the Fashion genre , we are in the top three and we are the only Alterations and Professional Tailoring Shop to be nominated. We are so excited and Alvina and I would like to thank you for your support and votes. We love providing our services to San Antonio and it’s surrounding areas. Thank you for an amazing 25 years and we look forward to another 50! 

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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Alvina's Tailor Shop

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



Tuesday- Friday: 9:30am - 6pm


Sunday : Closed

Monday: Appointment Only