What to do when sleeves are too long on a coat?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by Jizzman, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. Jizzman

    Jizzman Well-Known Member

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    Oct 19, 2013
    I bought a coat that fits just how I like it everywhere - feels great in the chest region, the arms, length is where it's supposed to be. The only problem I have is the length of the sleeves are a little too long. Fortunately they don't cover my hands entirely but I'd like them to be maybe a half inch shorter. How can I work with this? I don't want to get a smaller coat because the rest fits me very well, it's just the sleevesd that I'd like to have a little bit shorter. The sleeves come a little past my palms, which I can still deal with but I'd prefer it to stop right at my wrist.
  2. wj4

    wj4 Senior member

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    Aug 8, 2010
    Sounds like a relatively easy alteration any tailor can perform unless there are functioning buttons.

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