Invisible Reweaving, Dressmaking, and

Alteration for Men & Women

Since 1979


509 31st St. #101

Newport Beach, CA 92663


Hours of operation
Monday through Friday
9:00am to 5:30pm

Saturday 10:00am to 2:00pm



"Every job is a self portrait of the person who did it.
Our Work of excellence is our autograph!"

About The Velvet Hanger

As a husband & wife team, Vahan and Alice, have more than 38 years of experience in the business of re-weaving, dress making, custom tailoring, and alterations. The Velvet Hanger has been located at 3355 Via Lido, Suite C, in Newport Beach since 1979.

Vahan specializes in "Invisible" French weaving and other garment repair techniques. He can repair virtually every type of (better) known garments. People often bring him garments with cigarette holes, moth holes, tears, and other damage, and he can usually repair them to be like new. In fact, most people cannot find the repair once he has rewoven it! He regularly repairs Chanel, St. John Knits, Armani, Hugo Boss, Etc., garments and cloth accessories from walk-in customers as well as department and company owned stores selling the finer garments as a service to their customers. Vahan can also repair most other fabrics found on furniture and upholstery.

Alice Specializes in professional tailoring and custom dressmaking. She can alter or create from scratch virtually any kind of clothing from day wear to evening wear. She also specializes in the custom alterations of wedding gowns, knits, leather, and furs.

Knit, Leather, Mens Alterations, & Re-styling


With over 38 years of experience in Alterations, Alice can do a perfect job in this area of expertise! She can alter every kind of garment including jeans, leather, fur, and knits. This includes mens suits and shirts, as well as ladies day wear, and evening wear. For those who have lost or gained weight, she can alter the garments for a fit just like when it was new!



Mail Orders

For our reweaving customers we offer professional service by regular mail. Please indicate the area that needs to be repaired by clearly marking it.

Then include your Name, Address, Phone Number,
and the best time for a return phone call.
We will contact you regarding the estimated cost and outcome of the repair.

You can mail your package direct to:

The Velvet Hanger

509 31st St. #101

Newport Beach, CA 92663
























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