Alterations

We can alter day to day clothing, or if your have a special outfit that doesn't quite fit right, our seamstresses will have a consultation with you so they can make the adjustments needed. Please note our price list below is a guide line and may vary due to the complexity of the alternation and the fabric used. 

Price List

Special Occasion & Evening Dresses

Hems

Shorten Chiffon layer over-locked edge  - £20

Shorten chiffon regular layer rolled hem  -£25

Shorten chiffon full layer rolled hem         -£35

Shorten tulle layers                                       - £10 per layer

Add Shorten lining layer                              - £10

Shorten regular (straight) with lining         - £25

Shorten by hand regular (pencil skirt type hem) - £20

Shorten bagged out hem with vent             -£25

Shorten regular machine stitched               - £15

Shorten Circular skirt with lining                 - £30

Shorten hem pleated                                      -£30

Shorten by hand full skirt                               -£32

Shorten layer with Crinoline in hem           - £30

Add Crinoline to Hem                                   -£30 + crinoline

Take up at Waist Plain dress                         -£50

 

Size alterations

Take in at side seams                                     - £22

Take in with lining                                           - £25

Take in with boning                                        - £32

Take in at Zip                                                   - £30

Bust adjustment from                                    - £30

Take in seams with lace                                  - £40

Take in side seams with beading                   - £40-£50

New zip plain                                                    -£20

New invisible zip                                              -£20

New heavy duty invisible zip                         - £30

Add Lacing to back                                         - £50+ fabric

Straps & Shoulders

Shorten plain straps                                         - £10

Shorten plain lined straps                                - £11

Shorten plain cord straps                                - £10

Alter Plain Shoulders with lining                    - £20

-Add £5 to alter shoulders with Piping

-Add £10 to alter shoulders with beading

-Add £10 to alter shoulders with Cap sleeve

-Add £15 to Alter full Sleeve

-Add £10 to alter shoulders with Lace

Re sew beading by hand                                - £30 per panel (dependent on panel size 

Add bra loop holders                                      - £5

 

Casual Dresses

Shorten regular plain                                      - £12

Shorten regular with lining                            - £16

Take in waist & Hip                                         - £16

New zip plain                                                    -£12

New zip with lining                                          - £15 +zip

New invisible zip                                             -£20

Fixing a zip basic                                             - £5 + parts

Re-hem                                                           -£8

Shorten straps                                                 - £8

Shorten lined straps                                       - £10.50

Shorten cord straps                                       - £6.50

Take up shoulders (unlined)                          - £10

 

Skirts

Hems (see dress alteration list)

Let out/take in waist- £13

Let out/take in waist & hips -£20

New zip plain - £10 +zip

New zip with lining - £15 +zip

New invisible zip -£10 +zip

Fixing a zip basic £5+parts

Reinforce Splits -£5

​Blouses

Shorten Plain (regular) -£10

Take up shoulders (see dress shoulder list)

Shorten Sleeves Plain - £10

Take in sides, armhole to hem - £10

Trousers

Hems

Shorten casual regular hem                             - £10

Shorten regular tailored trouser (By Hand) - £15

Hem turn-ups                                                   - £15

Shorten lined trousers                                      -Add 8

Re hem (2 legs)                                                  -£6

Zips

New side zip plain                                              -£15 + zip

New invisible zip                                                -£15 +zip

Suit Trousers zip                                                -£15+ Zip

Fly Zip with top stitch detail                            -£18 +zip

Fixing a zip basic                                                £5+ parts

Size alterations

Taper legs 2 plain seams                                   -£15

Taper legs 4 plain seams                                  - £20

Hem & Taper together                                     -£25

All seams tapered and hemmed                      -£30

Take in waist & seat                                           - £20

Let out waist                                                       - £20

Waist darts                                                          - £10

New pockets linings (2)                                    - £16

Patch                                                                   - £10+fabric

1/2 pocket (2)                                                     - £9

 

Jeans style/Denim

Hems                                                                    -£12

Hake in at centre back                                      -£20

Fix holes with patch                                           -£10 (dependent on size)

Jean/twin needle fly zip                                     -£20+ zip

Fixing a zip basic                                                 -£10 +parts

Shirts

Take up at shoulders- £25

Take up sleeves at Cuff- £15

Taper in by adding darts at back -£10

Take in at side seams -£15

Take in welt side seams £20

Turn Collar- £15

Add button holes - £3 each

Add button hole and button £5

 

Waistcoats

Taking in waist coat at centre back- £10

Taking in waist coat at side back and back moving tabs - £18

Taking in waist coat at side seams £15

Replacing back of waistcoat - £45 +fabric

Coats & Jackets

New zip metal or plastic -£18 + Zip

Fixing a zip basic £8 + parts

 

Sleeves

Shorten sleeves with buttons - £20

Shorten Sleeves- £16

Shorten Sleeves at shoulder - £40

Take in shoulders -£35

Take up shoulders (with sleeve adjustment) -£50

 

Size Alteration

Take in with lining- £25

Take in at centre back only £18

Take in sides and back - £30

Replace shoulder pads- £12

New elastic cuffs - £14.50

Fully reline -£90 +fabric

Replace buttons - £5 + button

Re sew on buttons – £2 each

Shorten fully lined Jacket - £60

Re-line jacket sleeves - £30 + fabric

Fix holes in pockets £5

Reline Pockets -£15 +fabric

  

General

Fixing holes - £5-£10 plus interfacing if needed

Sewing on buttons -£2 + button

Over locking seams- £5 (per colour/item up to 2 meters)

Overclocking Bulk (more than 10m) £0.8 per meter £4 per colour change

Add button hole and button £5

Add button hole £4

 

Curtains

Take up Curtains £20 per pair (single width)

Take up Curtains Double width £40

+ £10 for lined curtains

Join lined curtains £75

 

Hat alterations

Add feathers £15 + materials

Add colour £20 to £40 + materials

Head banded added to fascinator £5

Comb added to fascinator £5

Add elastic £5

Additional small Cour feathers £10 per colour

Adding fabric ruffled roses £5 + fabric per flower

Fabric open petals £10 + fabric per flower

Adding sinamay flowers £10 + material

Crystals or beading added £25- £50 +material

Motif adding £30-£50 + motifs

 Quills adding £6 each

 

Others

Pocket square making £10 + material

Cravat £20 + Material

Ties - £20 + Material

Scrunched ties - £25 + Materials

Fabric flower broach £10-£15

 

Plain Dress Bags- £10

Hat Box Large £10

Hat Box Medium £7.50

Hat Box Small £5

Bespoke fascinators starting price £50