Prices2019-06-06T08:54:27+00:00

Dressmaking and alteration service price list quide 

Bridal & special occasion alterations

Resizing wedding dress from £160
Shortening/lengthening bridal dresses (plain self & lining) from £60
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses special occasion additional layer £15
Shortening/lengthening bridal dresses (lace self & lining) from £100
Work on a corset from £90
Inserting extra layers into the dress (per layer) from £65

Please enquire to book your free consultation for exact quote.

Bridal & special occasion alterations are charged at £35 per hour.

Trousers

Shortening/lengthening trousers/jeans (machine finish) – dropped off pinned ready to be hemmed £10
Shortening/lengthening trousers/jeans (machine finish) – requires fitting £14
Shortening/lengthening trousers (hand finish or with tape) – dropped off pinned ready to be hemmed £14
Shortening/lengthening trousers (hand finish or with tape) – requires fitting £18
Shortening/lengthening trousers (including lining) £18
Shortening/lengthening trousers (binding finish) £18
Shortening/lengthening trousers (turn ups or hem splits) £20
New zip plain no lining £20
New invisible zip £20
Take in waist jeans £25
Take in/let out waist or seat plain trousers no zip £25
Take in/let out waist or waist trousers with zip £30
Take in/let out waist or waist trousers with zip & lining £35
Taper in leg 2 seams £20
Taper in leg 4 seams £30
New pockets £30
Remove pockets (top stitch or internal stitch) £10
Add elastic £13
Add knee patches £15

Skirts & Dresses

Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses (machine finish) £20
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses (hand finish) £25
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses (including lining or hem splits) £30
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses special occasion (2 layers include self & lining) from £40
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses special occasion additional layer £8
New zip plain no lining £20
New invisible zip no lining £20
New zip plain with lining £25
New invisible zip with lining £28
Take in/let out waist or hips skirts & dresses no zip £25
Take in/let out waist or waist or hips plain skirts & dresses with zip £30
Take in/let out waist or waist or hips plain skirts & dresses with zip & lining £35
Raise waist dresses £30
Pick up shoulders/reduce across shoulders, front and back from £35
Shorten string straps/straps £15
Shorten sleeves plain (machine finish) £13
Shorten sleeves with cuffs & no buttons or placket (machine finish) £17
Shorten sleeves with cuffs & placket (menswear or womenswear) £30
Take in sleeves (1 piece sleeve & no lining) £20
Take in sleeves (2 piece sleeve with lining) £30
Add darts /rebalance £25
Amend collar shape from £25
Re shape neck line from £30
Replace lining skirts from £40
Replace lining dresses from £50
Insert bra cups £7

Coats & Jackets

Shortening/lengthening coats & jackets without lining £30
Shortening/lengthening coats & jackets with lining £40
Shortening/lengthening coats & jackets with lining (including vents or hem splits) £45
New zip chunky teeth plastic or metal without lining from £30
New zip chunky teeth plastic or metal with lining from £40
Take in/let out waist or hips coats & jackets with lining £50
Take in/let out waist or hips coats & jackets without lining £35
Take in/let out waist or hips coats & jackets with lining including center back vent £60
Take in/let out waist or hips coats & jackets with lining including two side vents £70
Pick up shoulders/reduce across shoulders, front and back from £40
Shorten sleeves plain (machine finish) without lining £14
Shorten sleeves plain (machine finish) with lining £20
Shorten sleeves with cuffs & no buttons or placket (machine finish) without lining £20
Shorten sleeves with cuffs & placket (menswear or womenswear) with lining £35
Take in sleeves (1 piece sleeve & no lining) £20
Take in sleeves (2 piece sleeve with lining) £30
Amend collar shape from £25
Re shape neck line from £30
Replace lining coats from £80
Replace lining jackets from £75
Reline sleeves £40
Add elastic cuffs £20

New bespoke pieces

New pieces: Dress casual from (cotton, linen) £150
New pieces: Dress casual from (silk) £185
New pieces: Dress evening from £400
New pieces: Dress wedding from £1200
New pieces: Trousers from £150
New pieces: Skirts from £120
New pieces: Jackets/coats lined from Womenswear from £350
New pieces: Jackets lined from Menswear from £400
New pieces: Tops from £90

School wear

Add knee patches £10
Children Shortening trousers/jeans (machine finish) £8
Add 10 labels (machine finish) £10
Children Shortening skirt plain no lining (machine finish) £10
Children Shortening skirt plain no lining (hand finish) £12
Children Shortening skirt pleated no lining (machine finish) £16