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 CUSTOM ALTERATIONS 

 

JACKETS, COATS

shorten sleeves - $64,  ($48 with no buttons), $114 - through armhole (with functional buttons)

lengthen sleeves - $70 (if extra fabric is needed)

take in back - $40 (without vent) or $50 (with vent)

taper sleeves - $60 (one seam), $74 (2 seams)

take in sides - $64 (with no vents) or $74 (with vents)

shorten a jacket - $74

altering tight armholes - $64

lapels flair-out -$74

collar roll - $64

add shoulder pads -$46

changing a lining - from $200 (labor only, whole jacket), +$35 for each inside pocket

shoulders take up/ redo - $84

changing/ adding a zipper on a jacket or coat - from $64

TROUSERS, SLACKS, PANTS

invisible hem, plain hem - $16, 

plain hem with lining - $30

military hem - $26

cuffs - $26, 

waist and seat (in/out) - $34,

seat (in/out) - $24

taper - $34 (from knee down), $44 (from pockets down), $44 (take-in seat,hips with pockets) or $64 (from the waistband down)

crotch circumference alteration - $40, or $52 (with taper pants), $60 (crotch + taper + seat)

replace a zipper - from $45

pocket extensions - from $34

make shorts from pants - $24

SHIRTS, BLOUSES

darts - $34,

take in sides - $44 (easy), $50 (with topstitching), $60 (lapped seams), or $40 (half of the shirt with lapped seams) 

shorten a shirt - $34 (straight), or $ 44 (curved / with slits or tails)

lining additional - $16

shorten sleeves - $20 (t-shirt), or $40 (with cuffs), or $54 (cuffs with sleeve plackets)

 

JEANS

hem - $16

original hem - $32

take in waist - $40

taper - $34 (from knee down), $44 (from pockets down), $44 (take-in seat,hips with pockets) or $64 (from the waistband down) + $16 (topstitching)

replace a zipper - $44

Jeans patches - from $14 each

pocket extensions - $34

VESTS 

sides (in/out) - $44

back (in/out) - $34

DRESSES & SKIRTS

hem on pencil SKIRT- $34 or $42 (with slit), with lining - extra $16

hem on wide skirt or evening dress/gown - $48 (each layer), $64 - with horsehair (1 layer)

take in back on the evening dress/gown- $60 (with lining, NO zipper OR with a zipper, NO lining),  or  $84 (with a zipper and lining)

take in back on a summer dress - $34 (center back seam, NO lining), $50 (with lining), $60 (with a zipper, NO lining), $84 (with zipper and lining)

take in back on a skirt - $30 (center back seam, no lining), $42 (with lining),  $40 (topstitching, no lining), or $44 (with a zipper, NO lining), with lining - extra $16

take in sides on a dress - $40 (summer dress, NO lining), $54 (with lining), or $84 (with waist seam and lining), $84 (with lining and pockets), $64 (with pockets, NO lining), $74 (sides with zipper, NO lining), or $102 (sides with lining and a zipper OR with waist seam, lining and pockets), from $140 (with lace sewn over the fabric)

take in sides on a skirt - $40 (no lining),  $52  (with lining/ with a zipper, no lining), $64 (with zipper and lining)

spaghetti straps, summer dress (no lining) - $34

wide straps with lining - $50

take up shoulders with sleeves - from $80

WEDDING DRESSES

Price may vary. An appointment is required. 

OTHER ALTERATIONS

buttons - $3-5 each

patches vary depending on shape, size, and complication of installment - from $10, patch holes on jeans - from $14

SEWING, CUSTOM-MADE CLOTHING 

 

Pattern making/drafting (includes taking body measurements, sloper fitting) - from $100.

 

The cost of custom-made clothing can vary significantly and is subject to several factors. This includes the quality of materials utilized and the specific design details. Therefore, the final price will depend on these individual preferences and choices.

 

Here's a rough estimate:

 

- **Custom-Made Jacket:** Typically starts at around $500 (Women's jacket) or $1000 (Men's jacket) to $1,500 or more, with high-end options being more expensive.

 

- **Custom-Made Trousers:** Generally range from $300 to $500 or more, depending on fabric and style.

 

- **Custom-Made Vest:** Prices often begin at approximately $250 and can increase based on fabric and design choices.

 

- **Custom-Made Dress Shirt or Blouse:** 

These usually start around $150 and may vary depending on fabric and design.

 

- **Custom-Made Dress:** Starting prices may be around $200 to $500 or more, depending on the design.

 

- **Custom-Made Evening Dress:** Costs can start from $500 and go significantly higher for intricate or high-end designs.

 

- **Custom-Made Wedding Dress:** Wedding dress costs vary widely, but they often start at $1,000 and can go well into several thousands of dollars for intricate bridal gowns.

 

These are rough average costs, and the final price can be significantly higher or lower.

It's essential to consult with us to receive an accurate quote tailored to your specific requirements since prices may vary depending on your preferences. 

PILLOW COVERS

the price depends on the size

simple - from $40, upholstery fabric - from $60

zipper additional - $26
with piping - plus $30 and up
with ruffles - plus $30 and up

 

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