Clothing Alterations

Need your clothes altering to get that perfect fit? Visit our shop for our expert seamstresses to take a look.

For an estimate on pricing please see further details below. All our prices may vary due to fabric type or complexity of the alteration. 

If bringing a large amount of items or a complex alteration please book a consultation to discuss your requirements. 

Price list

Special Occasion & Evening Dresses

Hems

Shorten chiffon full layer over-locked edge - £15

Shorten chiffon regular layer rolled hem -£15

Shorten chiffon full layer rolled hem -£20

Shorten tulle layers- £5 per layer

Shorten single lining layer add - £7

Shorten regular (straight) with lining - £25

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

Shorten regular machine stitched - £12

Shorten circular skirt with lining- £30

Shorten hem pleated £30

Shorten by hand full skirt -£32

Shorten layer with crinoline in hem - £40

 

Size alterations

Take in at side seams - £22

Take in with lining - £25

Take in with boning - £32

Take in at Zip - £30

New zip plain -£20 +zip

New invisible zip -£20+zip

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 - £8

Alter plain shoulders - £20

Add £5 to alter shoulders with piping

Add £10 to alter shoulders with beading

Add £10 to alter shoulders with cap sleeve

Add £10 to alter shoulders with lace

Re sew beading by hand - £30 per panel

Add bra loop holders - £5

Trousers

Hems

Shorten casual regular hem - £10

Shorten regular tailored trouser (By Hand) - £13

Hem turn-ups - £13

Shorten lined trousers + £8

Re hem (2 legs)-£6

 Zips 

New side zip plain -£10 + zip

New invisible zip -£13 +zip

Suit Trousers zip -£13 + Zip

Fly Zip with top stitch detail - £15 +zip

Fixing a zip basic £5+ parts

Size alterations

Taper legs 2 plain seams -£12

Taper legs 4 plain seams - £18

Taper & Hem £18- suit trousers

Hem and double taper -£25

Take in waist & seat suit trousers- £13

Let out waist Suit trousers- £13

Waist darts- £10

New pockets (2) - £16

Patch - £5+fabric

1/2 pocket (2) - £9

Jeans

Hems -£10

Take in at waist jeans - £16

Take in at centre back - £16

Taper and hem Jeans style -£16

Fix holes with patch - £4-£8 (dependent on size)

Jean/twin needled zip £15+ zip

Fixing a zip basic £8 +parts

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

Fly zip with top stitch detail - £15+zip

Reinforce splits -£5

Blouses

Shorten plain (regular) -£10

Take up shoulders (see dress shoulder list)

Shorten sleeves plain - £10

Shorten shirt sleeves - £15

Take in sides, armhole to hem - £10

Shirts

Take up at shoulders- £20

Take up sleeves at Cuff- £12

Taper in by adding darts at back -£10

Take in at side seams -£12- £15

Turn Collar- £15

Add button holes - £2.50 each

Add button hole and button £5

Elbow patches £8 +fabric

 

Waistcoats

Taking in waistcoat at centre back- £10

Taking in waistcoat at side back and back, moving tabs - £18

Taking in waistcoat at side seams £15

Replacing back of waistcoat - £45 +fabric

 

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 - £10

Shorten lined straps - £10.50

Shorten cord straps - £8

Take up shoulders (unlined) - £10

Coats & Jackets

New zip metal or plastic -£18 + zip

Fixing a zip basic £8 + parts

 

Sleeves

Shorten sleeves with buttons - £18.50

Shorten sleeves from hem - £16.50

Shorten Sleeves at shoulder - £25

Complex sleeve shortening from shoulder - £35

Elbow patches £12+ Fabric

 

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

Re-line 3/4 length without sleeves -£40 +fabric

Full reline -£65 +fabric

Replace buttons - £5 + button (1-6 buttons)

Resew on buttons – £2.50

Shorten fully lined jacket - £45

Take up shoulders (with sleeve adjustment) -£25

Reline jacket sleeves - £25 + fabric

Fix holes in pockets £4

Reline Pockets - £10-£15 +fabric

 

General

Fixing holes - £4-£8 plus interfacing if needed

Sewing on buttons -£1.50 + button

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

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

Add button hole and button £5

Add button hole £4

Take up curtains £20 per pair (single width)

Take up curtains double width £40