One of my essential categories is cropped blazers in my neutrals, to be worn with dresses and skirts. I was able to find two black ones and one white (all in Finds), but navy seems to be very elusive, I have been looking for over two years and so far nothing right. I did manage to find a navy knitted jacket (also in Finds) that sort of serves for this purpose, but I still want a proper cropped blazer.
Lately I have started wondering if it is possible to have a good tailor significantly shorten/crop a regular length navy blazer, as there are plenty of those around (example in Photo). I would be curious if seamstresses and others with sewing/alteration knowledge think this is possible/worthwhile doing? If yes, when purchasing a blazer for this purpose, I would make sure the button is at the correct height (I can compare it to my current cropped blazers) and that there is enough length between the button and top of the pockets to create a proper hem, but is there anything else I should watch for?

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