Welcome to Elle & Stuart

Our motto, “Fun fashion that fits”, sums up the philosophy behind Elle & Stuart. We believe that purchasing an outfit should be easy, enjoyable and fun from start to finish.

We're located in Altona - Melbourne and cater for a wide range of styles with everything from casual coordinates and jackets through to evening dresses for special occasions. We even design and create our own clothing and dresses for those looking for something totally unique.

Please take your time and browse our online shop or visit Elle & Stuart in Altona - Melbourne.

Made-To-Measure Clothing, Dress & Wedding Dress Alterations

At Elle & Stuart, well-fitting, beautiful clothes are more than a job – it’s a passion! We specialise in carrying out clothing alterations from our Altona store, and we also offer customers a collection of beautifully tailored garments.

Alongside regular alterations, we also provide a solution to ill-fitting bridal gown and wedding dresses. Our wedding dress alteration service caters to a range of needs – whether you’re struggling to find a dress that fits, have bought a dress off the internet, or were a little ambitious with the sizing, we can help. Taking into account price and quality, we offer the best wedding dress alterations in Melbourne – you can trust us to have your gown fitting perfectly by the time your special day arrives.

Check out some 'before and after' photos of our wedding dress alterations:

Before - wedding dress 3 sizes too big


Before - wedding dress 3 sizes too big.

After - resized bodice, applied lace motif and
beading to conceal seam.

After - resized bodice, applied lace motif & beading to conceal seam






Many of us have clothing that we simply don’t wear because it doesn’t fit well – frocks that don’t zip up, pants that are too long or tops that just don’t sit properly. At Elle & Stuart, we can assist you – no matter what the issue is. We offer customers an affordable clothing alterations service that is perfect for all clothes, both old and new. Found a frock that you love that just doesn’t quite fit right? This is very common – and we have the solution. If your dream dress looked stunning on the rack, but just doesn’t flatter your figure, our dress alterations service can keep the dream alive. We can undertake both standard and plus size women’s clothing adjustments, just ask!

Searching for a shop that offers clothing alterations in Melbourne? Elle & Stuart can undertake last minute evening wear and wedding dress alterations from our Altona store. For more information, contact us today on (03) 9398 1224.

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Here's what our customers are saying. Check out our facebook page for our latest reviews.

Wedding dress alteration for Kristy Lee"Maureen is an absolute godsend! Just 5 days before my wedding the bridal shop i bought my dress from were not interested in helping me make some further adjustments. I was in absolute tears as my dress was not fitting me properly and Maureen came to the rescue.
Her beautiful nature combined with her quick decision making and collaboration made it a dream to have my dress fixed by her. She gave me the absolute confidence I needed to know that everything would work out perfectly, and it did!" - Kristy Lee (11/5/2016)

"I just wanted to say THANK YOU form the bottom of my heart for transforming my ill-fitting bizarre chinese mail order wedding dress and turning it into something beautiful, for which I recieved many compliments on the day - you are a wedding angel!" - Kari Sann (7/1/2016)

"She is a Pier Street Treasure" - Cr Sandra Wilson

"I love my dress ... your customer service is spot on" - Carolyn Chambers

"Maureen is a legend!! Her prices are so reasonable and her work is amazing" - Alana Weir


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