Welcome to

The Zip Yard

Northern Ireland's leading garment network.​

stores across NI


of items saved from landfills


happy customers, daily

Established in 2005, The Zip Yard is a home-grown tailoring business which specializes in expert clothing alterations and repairs, including resizing, up-cycling and restyling services.
Our key services include:

Clothes Shortening

(e.g. trousers, skirts, sleeves, jackets)​


Clothes Resizing

(e.g. take in, taper, let out)


Curtain Alterations

(e.g. restyle, shorten)


Zip Replacement/Repairs

(e.g. broken runner, missing teeth)


School Uniform Alterations

(e.g. restyle, shorten, take in)

Professional Tailoring Services and Garment Alterations in Northern Ireland.

When it comes to clothing, it’s important to have garments that are comfortable to wear and which feel as good as they look. Whether you need trousers shortened, hems lengthened, skirts restyled or anything else, a professional tailor is the perfect solution.

Excellent Customer Service​

As a locally owned and operated business, The Zip Yard is committed to providing every customer with friendly and efficient services at an affordable price.​

We aim to make a trip to The Zip Yard a positive experience every time and each of our stores is bright and spacious, with clean fitting-rooms and ground-level entry off the main high streets.

We also provide separate bridal fitting rooms in selected stores for extra privacy, as well as after-hours services, as required, for some bridal services.

"Always had consistent results here would certainly recommend ."

Paul Kennedy

Lisburn Road Client / Google Reviews

"Helpful and pleasant staff, I've had many alterations and fixes to clothes over the years. There work is quality and if you don't like something they will change it no questions asked."

Benjamin Hunter

Larne Client / Google Reviews

"Collected my dress the other day. Superb and super fast service!"

Ciara Kavanagh

Rushmere Client / Google Reviews

"Friendly and efficient service Joanne the manager is professional to the core and the girls are more than helpful. Would highly recommend."

Veronica Goodman

Newry Client / Google Reviews

"3 pairs of trousers with minor repairs and Dry Cleaned. Super Service. Fair price. Notified by text when ready. What more can you ask!!?"

Brendan O'Hagan

Ballymena Client / Google Reviews


Contact your nearest store today for more information about our professional tailoring and alteration services in Northern Ireland.