Fast and Quality Alterations for your clothes

Want some help with holes, rips, adjustments, restorations, alterations, repairs or more?

Magic Scissors provides alterations for all kinds of garments.

Our goal is to provide the best quality alterations service in the greater Manatee/Sarasota area.

Open from Monday to Friday between 8 am and 5 pm

About Us

Magic Scissors Alterations is a family-owned business in Bradenton, Florida, founded in 2003. The Lima family—Joao, Caelina, Isaac and Ivo—is originally from Fortaleza, Brazil, and moved to Florida in 2000.

Joao works for Sarasota County Planning and Development Services, while Caelina works full-time at Magic Scissors. Isaac is an engineer and lives in Orlando with his wife, Kathleen, and two sons, Caleb and Donovan. Ivo is in sales and currently lives in Jacksonville.

The company has over fifteen years of recognized services provided to Manatee and Sarasota customers and is a Member of the Better Business Council and Manatee Chamber of Commerce since 2007.


400 square feet facility, with only two people attending/sewing to serve over 200 customers


1,100 square feet facility, with more than six professionals attending/sewing to serve over 16,000 customers


To continue to provide the best quality alterations service in the greater Manatee/Sarasota area. 



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Alterations for Every kind of clothes

From casual wear to your favorite pair of jeans or even athleisure, our staff can skillfully perform any and every clothing alteration, with speed, confidence and experience. Magic Scissors ALTERATIONS is happy to help you anytime

Pant Hems While You Wait

Your pants will be hemmed and ready to wear. We at Magic Scissors ALTERATIONS can complete your jeans or denim hem while you wait with speed and skill. All types of pants we complete your alteration that adapts to your schedule, offering “hem while you wait” for your emergency needs.


Every detail taken with care

meticulously repaired to help you exude confidence and beauty, We on Magic Scissors Alterations are up for any type of challenge whether it’s clothes, costumes, curtains, whatever kind of fabric we can fix it.

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