Tie with contrasting ribbon or a small strip from a sleeve.
Give the unused pieces in your closet new life with these 10 makeover ideas.
Essentially, I didn't really want to get rid of them.
I am one of the 92 per cent of women identified by Marks & Spencer in a recent survey as clinging on to stuff they never wear.
Be sure to use a reputable tailor; find one in your area by logging on to paccprofessionals.org, the Association of Sewing and Design Professionals’ directory.
Then schedule a consultation and bring along inspiration (start with the photos in this story), says Jean Kormos, owner of Ghost Tailor, in New York City, and the person behind the alterations here.