Monday, January 2, 2017

Dressmaking, design, pattern making, made to measure.  Alterations, repairs and vintage reproductions.

Basic price guide

Pants/ Jeans hem :$20-$25

Replace zip: $20-$35 + cost of zip
Skirt hem: $15-$35
Blind hem for pants ( by hand): $25
Mend hole in jeans: $5-$10 per hole
Take in jeans to make skinny fit: $35
Sew on buttons $2 per button: ($5 minimum charge)
Lower neckline or armholes: $25-$40
Take in or let out sides:  $15-$60


Other alterations and dressmaking /pattern making are charged at an hourly rate of $40. 
I am located not far from the shops in Brooklyn.  My usual turnaround time for alterations is 3 days to 2 weeks and for dressmaking 4 weeks up to 3 months for wedding jobs, however I can often manage things in a hurry so if you need something quicker just ask.  Please email for more information or call/txt me if you need something in a hurry. 021 1505291
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You can also visit my business page on Facebook for more photos

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