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Bridal & special occasion alterations

Resizing wedding or special occasion dress from £160
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses special occasion from (medium/small sweep) max 2 layers £35
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses special occasion from (medium/larger sweep) max 2 layers £45
Cups insertion (cups included Size 1-4) £17
Inserting extra layers into the dress (per layer) from £80
Shortening skirts & dresses special occasion additional layer from £15
Work on a corset from £100

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 £12
Shortening/lengthening trousers/jeans (machine finish) – requires fitting £14
Shortening/lengthening trousers (hand finish or with tape) – dropped off pinned ready to be hemmed £15
Shortening/lengthening trousers (hand finish or with tape) – requires fitting £17
Shortening/lengthening trousers (including lining) £18
Shortening/lengthening trousers (binding finish) £18
Shortening/lengthening trousers (turn ups or hem splits) £20
New zip no lining plus cost of zip £20
New zip with lining plus cost of zip £25
Take in waist jeans 25
Take in/let out waist or seat plain through center back no zip £25
Take in/let out waist or hips with zip no lining £30
Take in/let out waist or hips with zip with lining £35
Taper in leg 2 seams £25
Taper in leg 4 seams £35
New pockets £40
Remove pockets (top stitch or internal stitch) £10
Add elastic £13
Add knee patches £15

 Casual Skirts & Dresses

Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses (machine finish) £20
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses (hand finish) £30
Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses (including lining or hem splits) £35
New zip no lining plus cost of zip £20
New zip with lining plus cost of zip £25
Take in/let out waist or hips through center back no zip £25
Take in/let out waist or hips with zip no lining £30
Take in/let out waist or hips with zip with lining £35
Raise waist dresses £35
Pick up shoulders/reduce across shoulders, front and back from £45
Shorten string straps/straps £15
Shorten sleeves plain (machine finish) £13
Shorten sleeves with cuffs & no buttons or placket (machine finish) £20
Shorten sleeves with cuffs & placket (menswear or womenswear) £35
Take in sleeves (1 piece sleeve & no lining) no armhole work £20
Take in sleeves (2 piece sleeve with lining) no armhole work £35
Replace lining skirts from £45
Replace lining dresses from £60

Coats & Jackets

(For Leather & Suede add £10 to each alteration below)

Shortening/lengthening coats & jackets without lining £35
Shortening/lengthening coats & jackets with lining £45
Shortening/lengthening coats & jackets with lining (including vents or hem splits) £55
New zip chunky teeth plastic or metal without lining plus zip £35
New zip chunky teeth plastic or metal with lining plus lining £40
Take in/let out waist or hips through center back no lining £30
Take in/let out waist or hips no lining £35
Take in/let out waist or hips with lining £55
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 £50
Shorten sleeves plain (machine finish) without lining £15
Shorten sleeves plain (machine finish) with lining £25
Shorten sleeves with cuffs or buttons or placket (machine finish) without lining £25
Shorten sleeves with cuffs or buttons (menswear or womenswear) with lining £35
Take in sleeves (1 piece sleeve & no lining) no armhole work £20
Take in sleeves (2 piece sleeve with lining) no armhole work £35
Replace lining coats from £90
Replace lining jackets from £85
Reline sleeves £45

New bespoke pieces

New pieces: Dress casual from (cotton, linen) plus fabrics £150
New pieces: Dress casual from (silk) plus fabrics £250
New pieces: Dress evening from, Mother of the Bride plus fabrics £550
New pieces: Dress wedding from plus fabrics £1300
New pieces: Trousers from plus fabrics £150
New pieces: Skirts from plus fabrics £120
New pieces: Jackets/coats lined from Womenswear from plus fabrics £350
New pieces: Tops from plus fabrics £120

School wear (all pinned, no fitting)

Add knee patches £10
Children Shortening skirt plain no lining small/medium sweep (machine finish) £10
Children Shortening skirt plain no lining small/medium sweep (hand finish) £15
Children Shortening skirt pleated no lining (machine finish) £15
Children Shortening skirt pleated no lining (hand finish) £20
Children Shortening/lengthening trousers/jeans (machine finish) – dropped off pinned ready to be hemmed £9
Children Shortening/lengthening trousers (hand finish or with tape) – dropped off pinned ready to be hemmed £13

Resizing wedding dress from
£160

Shortening/lengthening bridal dresses (plain self & lining) from
£60

Shortening/lengthening bridal dresses (lace self & lining) from
£100

Work on a corset from
£90

Shortening/lengthening skirts & dresses special occasion additional layer
£15

Please enquire to book your free consultation for exact quote.

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

Trousers

Shortening/lengthening bridal dresses (plain self & lining) from
£60

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
£48

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 skirts 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

New zip chunky teeth plastic or metal with lining from
£50

New zip chunky teeth plastic or metal with lining from
£50

Take in/let out waist or hips coats & jackets without lining
£35

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

Coats & Jackets

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