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Top Pro
  • 7 years in business
  • 59 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mirabella C.
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Working with Adrien was seriously a dream!! I talked to SO many seamstresses and not only was Adrienn the most reasonably priced for the job, she is also one of the most talented seamstresses in New York!! She turned my project around in like two weeks when I anticipated at least a month. Seriously, I couldn't be happier. My dresses came out beautiful and I can't wait to work with her again. <3

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Rosita Butchey
5.0
from 42 reviews
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jini N.
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Talk about above and beyond! Where do I begin? My entire experience with Rosita put me at ease. My wedding was planned within a few months and did not have much time to get everything done. I got my dress late and the first thing she did was assured me that I did not have to worry about getting it in time for my wedding. She's extremely talented & detail oriented. I knew my dress was in the perfect hands. She did such an amazing job! When I came to her the dress was too big and too long. It was of a delicate lace fabric (difficult to work with or at least so I thought), sort of vintage meets sparkle look, which I loved, but the fit was not right. She opened the entire dress and tailored it for the contour of my body. She worked with it so effortlessly and made suggestions I would never have dreamed possible. She has an amazing ability to see beyond the status quo and is not afraid to tread on challenging waters. She is quite knowledgeable on current trends and styles. She altered it and it fit perfectly!!! She was also very professional, cordial and patient with me as I went back and forth talking out different options with her and moving around to see how the dress fit. I could not be happier with the fit and I would highly recommend Rosita to anyone and everyone who asked. Rosita knows how to think outside of the box to enhance the presentation of anything she is working on. I received so may compliments on my dress. She had great tips and advice and she is so fun! I was happy with not only her attitude and experience, but the overall end result. My dress fit LIKE A GLOVE and I literally wore it for over 11 hours and did not want take it off, I loved it so much! She also custom made my earrings that complimented my dress wonderfully. She makes unique and beautiful jewelry. I looked everywhere and could not find earring that I felt comfortable with. Thank you so very much Rosita!!!

Bashert Designs
4.6
from 24 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Robin I.
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Laticia is amazing! She took my strapless wedding dress and created something more than I could have imagined. She is beyond talented!!! I need the dress to be more covering for religious reasons and it was perfect. I would recommend her in a second. She was also very accommodations to my schedule.

Top Pro
  • 10 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Erik J.
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Lori was excellent! She did a full wardrobe review with me to identify what items I was lacking, followed by a thorough personal shopping session tailored to my needs. She was an excellency communicator through the whole process and was able to very quickly understand and articulate what I was looking for. I highly recommend her services!

Sarah Betty Designs
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Maria M.
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Sarah is an outstanding seamstress. Everything she has done for me is absolutely perfect. She is quick and always has great advice on how she can fix whatever it is that needs fixing. She has done dresses, pants and is even remaking my daughters wedding dress. I would highly recommend Sarah for any tailoring job you need.

Roth Productions
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Linda B.
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Erin was a lifesaver for me on a fairly tight schedule for a two week long corporate event that I hosted several years in a row. Each time I was sent a wardrobe of multiple outfits that all needed alternations and Erin was on top of it with superb service and attention to detail! All the clothing items that she altered for me fit as though they were made for me personally. I was comfortable and confident every day during what was at times a high pressure event. Phew! I highly recommend Erin's services for any level of tailoring or alterations that you may need.

KMS Fashion Assistance
4.6
from 9 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Alexa T.
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Karla was awesome! So friendly and professional. She came to my apartment to pick up my skirt and see how it needed to fit. She was quick and cordial. Took it home with her and had it ready a day and a half later and it looks awesome!! I have a friend's wedding in Ireland and of course left finding an outfit until the last minute. Karla saved me from having to either wear the skirt as is (too big and not cute) or a different dress I didn't want to wear! Highly recommend.

  • 30 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Pauline R.
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Kiki did an amazing job on some tailoring I hired her to do... she is highly skilled and experienced and I appreciate the fact that she is a perfectionist. She is a warm, friendly and a pleasure to work with and look forward to hiring her again for my next tailoring job!

Merch Alterations
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Diana B.
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I have used the same tailor that founded Merch for years and years. Being petite, everything I buy has to be altered. When I lost weight, she altered my clothes so that the fit was perfect. A couple of friends highly recommended her and that’s how I found Maria. The quality and workmanship can’t be beat. My clothes have always been ready when she says they’ll be ready never late and when I’ve had wardrobe “emergencies“ Maria has never failed to accommodate me. I would highly recommend her without any reservation whatsoever .

  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Angelisa A.
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Rosario is INCREDIBLE! You will NOT be disappointed. I went to her literally 1.5 weeks before a wedding in which I was a bridesmaid because my dress came out almost 3-4 dress sizes too small. She created an ENTIRE new back for the dress & it look perfect. I actually think it looked better than the original! It was a lace back as well so I was really nervous of how it would turn out. She was warm, helpful & flexible. Worked flawlessly & communicated quickly. I've been singing her praises ever since & feel grateful to have a great seamstress whenever needed. Thank you, Rosario! You are so gifted! :)

Monika Plaza
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Charla C.
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I brought my dress to Monika for alterations and she blew my expectations out of the water. I thought I loved my dress before I had all the work done, but she transformed my gown, it was truly stunning. The fit was exceptional, she went above and beyond. She tailored the hem, brought in the sides numerous times, lowered the arm pit area so it would be comfortable, fixed the straps... it goes on the work she did. Not only did she tailor my dress but she custom made my veil which was a true show stopper! The pictures of the veil do not do justice, hand made with lace, it will be something I treasure forever.

  • 3 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Nisha V.
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Marianne created an absolutely dazzling red party dress for me. I picked out a pattern and fabric and she did the rest! It came out beautifully and tailored just for me. She is very professional, skilled, quick, and good about making sure she understands what you're looking for.

The Tailoress Brooklyn
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Luce J.
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Natalie is a such a hidden gem. Everyone needs an awesome tailor in their life. She is a great listener, easy to work with, and efficient. I 100% recommend Natalie for all your tailoring work. She's my secret weapon!

Juan kelmy Tailor
5.0
from 1 review
    Marlene M.
    Verified review

    Great job...Kelmi is the best.

    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Tina C.
    Verified review

    Wonderful experience. Very qualified and great work.

    Seen Tailor & Wardrobe
    5.0
    from 1 review
      Thomas O.
      Verified review

      Minnae is an exceptional men's taylor. If you need to have a suit altered in any way, it is very important to work with someone that has a lot of experience in men tailoring. Great tailoring can make all the difference and make you look like a million bucks. I strongly reccomend her.

      About

      Our main goal is to have our customers satisfied by doing a great job taking care of our customers’ clothes and having everything on time for them.

      • 19 years in business
      About

      La Moda Custom Tailors of Kew Gardens works for people who are losing weight. We do custom tailoring and any tailoring for ladies, gentlemen and children. We do leather, custom suits, custom shirts and dry cleaners.

      • 13 years in business
      About

      I am an expert tailor with nearly 35 years experience. I have worked at Nordstrom, Brooks brothers and last 10 years at Barneys New York where I altered luxury cloths for customers and celebrities . I opened my tailor shop recently in midtown in NYC. I make custom suits, jackets, shirts, dresses and do alterations for men and women. Custom suits price start from $699.

      • 18 years in business
      About

      I am a romantic with inspirations from feelings. The designs true form takes place of your emotions when your wearing something special.

      About

      We do high quality serves and our goal is make our customers happy

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      What do seamstresses do?

      Seamstresses provide tailoring, alteration and custom sewing for clothing or costumes. Seamstresses can reshape clothing that is too big or too small so that it fits properly — for example, hemming pants that are too long or bringing in the waistband of pants or a skirt that is too large. Seamstresses can also provide more complex alterations such as adding tucks to shape a dress or bringing in the body of a shirt. More time and expertise will be required for challenging fabric such as silk or clothing with lining, like a blazer or lined slacks. Seamstresses are also skilled in altering wedding dresses and other formal wear. The time and skill required for these types of alterations is greater than for basic tasks like hemming, so be sure to find an experienced seamstress to handle your special items.

      Many seamstresses can also custom-make clothing for you. To come up with the design, you can bring in a pattern you like or an item of clothing you want the seamstress to replicate, or ask the seamstress to create a pattern for you. You can bring your own unique design to life with the help of a seamstress. There is no formal job training required to be a seamstress; many learn to sew and design from practical experience. For larger projects, like tailoring a suit, always be sure to review portfolios of work and read about the seamstress’s experience before committing.

      Are you supposed to tip a seamstress?

      Tipping seamstresses is not standard protocol. That said, anytime a talented seamstress goes above and beyond, offering a gratuity is a thoughtful gesture. A gratuity might be appropriate if the seamstress accepted a large project for you at the last minute — for example, hemming new suit pants the night before your work trip or taking in your party dress the day before your birthday. A gratuity may also be appropriate as recognition for the long hours of skilled stitching that your seamstress has put in altering your wedding dress, which often requires multiple fittings and precise fixes to make your dress perfect. If you do decide to offer a gratuity, first ask if the seamstress accepts gratuities; if they do, offer them an additional 15 percent to 20 percent of the total bill.  

      How much do seamstresses charge?

      The price for seamstress services will vary depending on the type of work you have done. The national average rate for a seamstress or tailor is $150-$280. Simple projects like repairing holes and hemming jeans usually have flat rates; larger projects, such as sewing custom creations, altering suits or altering wedding dresses, are typically priced based on the specifics of the fabric and pattern and the amount of work time needed. Here are a few examples of tailor and seamstress average costs:

      • Shorten sleeves of a dress shirt: $19.
      • Shorten jacket sleeves: $23 (without buttons) to $28 (with buttons).
      • Take in the body of a jacket: $40 (two seams) to $52 (three seams).
      • Take in a dress shirt: $20.
      • Adjust the shoulders of a jacket: $35.
      • Hem a skirt or dress: $10-$14.
      • Take in or let out a skirt or pair of pants: $15 (unlined) to $20 (lined) or $25 (with a zipper).
      • Shorten top-stitched pants: $10.
      • Shorten cuffed pants: $14.
      • Shorten lined pants: $14.
      • Shorten lined and cuffed pants: $18.
      • Take in a sheath dress: $45.
      • Restitch a fraying seam: $5.
      • Replace buttons: 50 cents each.
      • Move a button: $2.
      • Add a hook and eye: 50 cents per set.

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      Need a Seamstress

      Easthampton, MA

      • Garment type
        Dress / Skirt / Gown
      • Amount of work
        1 - 2 pieces
      • Details
        zipper is stuck on the back dress is very long and needs to be re-hemmed.

      Need a Seamstress

      Queens Village, NY

      • Garment type
        Dress / Skirt / Gown
      • Amount of work
        1 - 2 pieces
      • Details
        i have the dress but i need a dup to be made in a chiffon materiel

      Need a Seamstress to Do Alterations

      Brooklyn, NY

      • Service type
        Alterations
      • Garment type
        Pants / Slacks, Jacket
      • Speed
        Regular (up to 2 weeks)
      • Details
        I have 7 suits that need to be tailored. The suits are modern cut and I would like for them to be cut to fit the gentlemen as slim as possible.
      • $75
        Average price
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