The Walker & Walker Shop

What are your opening hours?

It's by appointment only.

Do I need to make an appointment?

Yes, we work by an appointment only 

Do you offer Day to day clothing alterations? 

We do not offer clothing alterations, we do however offer a bridal & tailoring alteration service.

Is the appointment free?

Yes, all appointments are free unless after 6pm weekdays. We charge £10 for this service.

How do I make an appointment?

use our contact page 

call us on 01531 579574

Text/whats-app - 07857 139750 

E-mail -

Please try and give us approx 3-4 days notice.

I work all day, do you offer evening and weekend appointments?

Yes we can meet you after 6pm most evenings and we charge £10 for an appointment Alternatively you can make an appointment for a Saturday

How do I pay?

All payments for Bridal alterations, dressmaking & Tailoring must be paid in advance. We accept cash, credit or debit card. We also accept Bacs. We also offer payment plans to suit you.

Do you offer a fast mend Bridal dress service?

Yes we do offer a fast mend bridal dress service. we charge £75 on top of our bridal service prices.

Do you have a changing area?

Yes we have a beautiful and comfortable changing area with a large wall mirror and soft seating.

How much notice do you need to make a garment?

approximately 8-10 weeks for garments, However, we do advise all Wedding, Groom tailoring and Bespoke Wedding dresses to be booked at least 12-15 weeks before the big day.

How do I find you?

We are in the Market square of Newent, above the Wyedean Health foods shop at Oak House.

Our address is

Oak House,

Market Square,



GL18 1PS

Do you have parking facilities?

No we don't have any private parking facilities but you can street park if there's a space. We would advise customers to use the car park by Newent Lake.

we knocked the door and you didn't answer?

Apologies if you have tried to catch me in the studio but haven't gotten an answer. It is likely that we are in a dress fitting, Tailoring fitting OR we are out. we aren't always there everyday. please call ahead or make an appointment & make sure we are there.

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