My Back Ground & Trade References 

I have been trained as a bespoke tailor working with my father James at James Personal Tailor & Son in Manchester, since 1999. Over this time of precise training i have been carrying out alterations along with making bespoke jackets, trousers and suits. Along with altering and repairing all types of suits and clothing.

In our shop in Manchester city centre, i have offer a alterations and repairing service to all customers, where i have found a huge calling for precision tailoring work to shirts and polo shirts.

( you can find our bespoke tailoring web site at

Savile Row trip 2007

February 2009, at BBC Radio Lancashire, Interview With Ted Robbins Regarding Bespoke Tailoring And Suit Styles

I repaired Lionel Ritchie's favourite Roberto Cavalli stage pants while he was on tour in Manchester

The Denim Doctor Michael Pendlebury With Lionel Ritchie Lionel Ritchie Manchester Evening News Story Manchester Bespoke Tailor James Pendlebury With Lionel Ritchie

Click the above picture for a link to the Manchester Evening News article


Men's Health Magazine Feature August 2009



Article on ' The New Thrift ' by Toby Wiseman




Please click on any of the above pictures to read the article in more detail


Also featured in Proper Magazine 26/3/12

Trade References

Working in parnership with my father at James Personal Tailor & Son we have carried out clothing alterations and repairs for the majority of top retail establishments in Manchester city centre including the following:




Henri Lloyd


Hugo Boss






Ted Baker

Paul Smith


Top Shop

Top Man


Karen Millen


Marks and Spencer

House of Frazer

Shirt Alterations & Repair Service - For Professional Shirt Clothing Repairs & Alterations, Based in Manchester city centre and only 30 Minutes from Liverpool, Leeds, Lancaster, Preston, Blackpool, Sheffield 60 Minutes from Birmingham, Nottingham, Leicester, Newcastle, Swansea, Cardiff, Newport, Wolverhamton, Scarborough, Middlesborough, Carlisle, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Coventry, Peterborough, Leicester, Dudley, Stafford, Derby, Stoke on Trent, Hull, Rotherham, Doncaster and 3 1/2 hours from London, Oxford, Cambridge, St Albans, Bristol, Ipswich, Plymouth, Exmouth, Exeter, Poole, Dorset, Southhampton, Reading, Brighton, Ashford, Dover, Kent, Maidstone, Chemlsford, Colchester, Swindon, Luton, Gloucester, Norwich, Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Perth, Inverness