“There really isn’t anything we can’t do here,” Sharon Terry, owner of Tailors on Blake, says. Terry’s St. Louis Park business consists of 11 sewers, and each was hired for a certain specialty. “[After weight loss], you get a favorite garment you know the client just can’t go out and replace,” Terry says.

“Cutting it down to fit them and watching it boost their confidence is an amazing thing to watch.” Here’s where pants can be shortened, leather coats re-cut, and shoulders on garments moved in.