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Chicago Alterations


1. FITTING APPOINTMENT


You’ll have a scheduled time to meet with one of our fitters, discuss what you want to achieve with the fit of your garments, and receive options to choose from.

2. Transparent Pricing + Process


Everything we do is posted below and we follow the same process with every garment and every customer.

3. Pickup APPOINTMENT


Once the work is complete you’ll have a scheduled pickup appointment with one of our fitters to try on your garments again to confirm the work.

15% off Partnership Discounts

We offer 15% off the regular price of alterations on new clothing from dozens of brands and stores, take a look at our list and reference the brand/store name + discount in your fitting:


Jackets

Lower Collar - $40
Shorten Back - $60
Pt. to Pt. - $120
Pt. to Pt. w/ pickstitching - $140
Shorten Collar - under 3/4" - $81
Shorten Collar - over 3/4" and take in center - $120
Shorten Collar - over 3/4" and rebalance shoulders - $212
Shorten Lapels from front panels - $212
Rebalance/reslope Shoulders - $130
Add/Replace Shoulder Pads - $51
Rotate Sleeve (per sleeve) - $52
Replace Coat Sleeve (per sleeve) - $52
Ease Armholes - $29
Deepen Armholes - $67
Taper Sleeve at inseam (PER SLEEVE)- $28
Taper Sleeve at outseam (per sleeve) - $70
Taper Sleeve at outseam w/ pickstitch (per sleeve) - $84
Taper Sleeve outseam and inseam (per sleeve) - $90
Taper Sleeve outseam and inseam w/ pickstitch (per sleeve) - $103
Shorten/Lengthen Sleeve (per sleeve) - $29
Shorten/Lengthen Sleeve w/ pic stitch (per sleeve) - $39
Shorten Sleeve From Shoulder (per sleeve) - $82
Shorten Sleeve From Shoulder w/ pickstitch (per sleeve) - $94
Shorten/Lengthen Sleeve w/ New Vent Construction (2"+) (per sleeve) - $49
Close/finish Sleeve (per sleeve) - $16
Remove Faux Buttonholes (easy) - $16
Remove Faux Buttonholes (hard) - $37
Machine Functional Button Holes (both sleeves, 4 per, same color) - $55
Machine NON-Functional Button Holes (both sleeves, 4 per, same color) - $55
Attach Coat Sleeves Buttons (set) - $21
Purchase and Attach Coat Buttons (full set, sleeves and body) - $21
Add Elbow Patches - $51
Sides - $40
Sides Through Vents - $60
Sides Through Blades - $63
Sides Through Blades and Vents - $87
Sides through front - $75
Center - $31
Center through Vent - $46
Center and Sides - $65
Center and Sides Through Blades - $87
Center and Sides Through Vents - $76
Center and Sides Through Blades & Vents - $110
Add Jacket Vent (per) - $57
Close Jacket Vent (per) - $31
Reduce Chest - $107
Shorten Coat - $95
Lengthen Coat (Back Only) - $93

Unlined Jackets

Sides - $50
Sides Through Vents - $70
Sides Through Blades - $75
Sides Through Blades and Vents - $98
Sides through front - $85
Center - $41
Center Through Vent - $51
Center and Sides - $75
Center and Sides Through Vents - $95
Center and Sides Through Blades - $98
Center and Sides Through Blades and Vents - $122
Shorten Coat - $105

Pick Stitched Jackets

Sides - $50
Sides Through Vents - $70
Sides Through Blades - $75
Sides Through Blades and Vents - $98
Sides through front - $85
Center - $41
Center Through Vent - $51
Center and Sides - $75
Center and Sides Through Vents - $95
Center and Sides Through Blades - $98
Center and Sides Through Blades and Vents - $122
Shorten Coat - $105

Unlined & Pick Stitched Jackets

Sides - $56
Sides Through Vents - $76
Sides Through Blades - $87
Sides Through Blades and Vents - $110
Sides through front - $97
Center - $46
Center Through Vent - $56
Center and Sides - $90
Center and Sides Through Vents - $110
Center and Sides Through Blades - $116
Center and Sides Through Blades and Vents - $139
Shorten Coat - $117

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Pants

Lower Back Waistband - $52
Lower Front Waistband - $123
Lower Full Waistband - $146
Attach Belt Loops Outside - $31
Attach Belt Loops Inside - $55
Make Belt Loops (6) - $35
Waist - $23
Seat - $20
Waist/Seat - $30
Waist/Seat recut through darts/sides - $65
Split waistband add-on - $11
Crotch - $41
Waist/Seat/Crotch - $61
Add Crotch Saddle - $36
Taper - $40
Taper (inside only and re-crease) - $40
Taper w/ pickstitching - $66
Taper through pockets - $77
Taper through pockets w/ pickstitching - $111
Tux Pants Taper - both sides - re-attach stripe - $146
Full recut/ remove pleats - $181
Bottoms Plain - $20
Bottoms Cuffs - $25
Bottoms Plain (with heel guard) - $25
Bottoms Cuffs (with heel guard) - $30

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Vests

Raise/Shorten Back - $66
Raise/Shorten Back over 1" - $111
Sides - $40
Center - $30
Sides and Center - $50
Reshape Armholes - $46
Shorten from Shoulders - $46
Shorten from Shoulders Over 1" - $111
Shorten from Bottom - $51
Lengthen from Bottom (Back Only) - $51

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Outerwear Jackets

Sides - $50
Sides through vents - $65
Sides through blades - $69
Sides through blades and vents - $81
Center - $46
Center through vent - $75
Center and Sides - $80
Center and sides through vents - $82
Center and sides through blades - $92
Center and sides through blades and vents - $104
Sleeve w/ cuff/belt/detail (per sleeve) - $39
Shorten Coat - $95

Outerwear w/ Pick Stitch Jackets

Sides - $51
Sides through vents - $70
Sides through blades - $70
Sides through blades and vents - $81
Center - $51
Center through vent - $81
Center and Sides - $76
Center and sides through vents - $87
Center and sides through blades - $100
Center and sides through blades and vents - $110
Sleeve w/ cuff/belt/detail (per sleeve) - $45
Shorten Coat - $100

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Dresses & Gowns

Reshape neckline: $75
Reshape illusion neckline - no embellishment : $40
Reshape illusion neckline - w/ embellishment: $60
Straps - no lining: $40
Straps - w/ lining: $55
Straps - illusion top: $40
Straps - illusion top - Bias tape: $50
Straps - illusion top- w/ embellishment : $75
Shorten straps - spaghetti: $35
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - no lining: $70
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - no lining- bias tape cover: $80
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - w/ lining: $110
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - illusion top: $85
Reset sleeves - no lining: $60
Reset sleeves - w/ lining: $85
Reshape armholes - no lining: $50
Reshape armholes - w/ lining: $70
Shorten sleeve - no lining - rolled hem (per sleeve): $25
Shorten sleeve - w/lining - rolled hem (per sleeve): $35
Shorten sleeve - Cut hem: $30
Shorten sleeve - Cut hem w/ embellishment : $35
Shorten sleeve -no lining- w/ embellishment /remake Vent (per sleeve): $60
Shorten sleeve - w/ lining - w/ embellishment/ remake vent (per sleeve): $85
Shorten sleeve from shoulder - no lining (per sleeve): $75
Shorten sleeve from shoulder - w/ lining (per sleeve): $90
Sides top - no lining - Zero @ waist seam: $30
Sides top - no lining - Blend past waist seam: $45
Sides top - no lining  w/ embellishment - Zero @ waist seam: $55
Sides top - no lining w/ embellishment - Blend past waist seam: $70
Sides top - w/ lining- Zero @ waist seam: $60
Sides top - w/ lining - Blend past waist seam: $70
Sides top - w/ lining - w/ embelishment -Zero @ waist seam: $95
Sides top - w/ lining - w/ embelishment - Blend past waist seam: $95
Sides top - w/ lining - w/ embellishment 3rd layer: $110
Sides top from zipper - no lining: $40
Sides top from zipper - w/ lining : $75
Sides top from zipper w/ lining - w/ embellishment / Buttons: $90
Princess seams top - no lining: $40
Princess seams top - w/ lining: $60
Princess seams top - w/ lining w/ embelishment: $80
Corset back conversion (white/ivory only) - Including making laces: $175
Corset back conversion (white/ivory only) - No laces: $125
Adding gussets - no sleeves: $100
Adding gussets - w/ sleeve: $125
Taper sleeve - straight seam: $55
Taper sleeve - straight seam - remake vent : $105
Taper sleeve - french seam: $70
Taper sleeve - french seam - remake vent : $115
Add waist darts - no lining: $30
Add waist darts - w/ lining: $45
Add waist darts - w/ lining embellishment: $55
Add bust darts - no lining : $35
Add bust darts - w/ lining: $50
Add bust darts - w/ lining embellishment: $60
Shorten hem from waist & taper: $190
Shorten hem from waist & taper - w/ embelishment : $205
Sides bottom - no lining -Zero @ waist seam: $40
Sides bottom - no lining - Blend past waist seam: $45
Sides bottom - w/ lining- Zero @ waist seam: $55
Sides bottom - w/ lining - Blend past waist seam: $60
Sides bottom - w/ lining w/ embellishment - Zero @ waist seam: $75
Sides bottom - w/ lining w/ embellishment - Blend past waist seam: $80
Princess seams bottom - no lining: $40
Princess seams bottom - w/ lining: $55
Princess seams bottom - w/ lining & 3rd layer / embelishment: $90
Hem - 0-60" - serged / cut: $40
Hem - 61-120" - serged / cut: $45
Hem - 121- 180"- serged / cut: $50
Hem - 181-240"- serged / cut: $60
Hem - 0-60" - Machine rolled hem: $50
Hem - 61-120"- Machine rolled hem: $80
Hem - 121- 180"- Machine rolled hem: $100
Hem - 181-240"- Machine rolled hem: $120
Hem - 0-60"- Horse hair hem: $65
Hem - 61-120" -Horse hair hem: $85
Hem - 121- 180" -Horse hair hem: $105
Hem - 181-240" - Horse hair hem: $120
Hem - 0-60" - Lace Hem: $50
Hem - 61-120"- Lace Hem: $105
Hem - 121- 180"- Lace Hem: $150
Hem - 181-240"- Lace Hem: $190
Hem - 0-60" - Blind hem: $80
Hem - 61-120"- Blind Hem: $90
Hem - 121- 180"- Blind Hem: $105
Hem - 181-240"- Blind Hem: $120
Hem - w/ mitered & corner hem- no lining: $65
Hem - w/ mitered & corner hem- lining: $85
Bustle (first 3 point): $30
Bustle (additional point): $15
Add hook/snap/tack: $17
Add bra cups: $35
Add bra loops: $20
Sew in belt/sash to zipper & tacks at front: $45
Sew in beaded belt to zipper: $55
Sew on premade embellishment - 6 Inches : $25
Add boning - per seam - no topstitching: $25
Remove boning -  per seam : $15
Modesty piece: $70
Replace bridal loops: $50
Button replacement: $13
Steam dress : $25
Steam gown : $30

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Skirts

Waist - w/ zipper - no lining: $55
Waist - w/ zipper - lining: $70
Sides - no lining: $35
Sides - no lining & waistband: $45
Sides - w/ lining : $45
Sides - w/ lining & waistband: $60
Princess seams - no lining: $35
Princess seams - w/ lining: $55
Add darts - no lining: $30
Add darts - w/ lining: $40

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Blouses

Reshape neckline: $75
Shoulders - no sleeve - no lining : $40
Shoulders - no sleeve - w/ lining: $60
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - no lining: $70
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - w/ lining: $100
Shoulders - no sleeve - illusion top: $40
Shoulders - w/ sleeve - illusion top: $85
Reset sleeves - no lining: $75
Reset sleeves - w/ lining: $85
Reshape armholes - no lining: $45
Reshape armholes - w/ lining: $60
Shorten sleeve - no lining - rolled hem (per sleeve): $25
Shorten sleeve - w/lining - rolled hem (per sleeve): $35
Shorten sleeve - no lining - w/ embellishment (per sleeve): $45
Shorten sleeve - w/ lining - w/ embellishment (per sleeve): $55
Shorten sleeve from shoulder - no lining (per sleeve): $75
Shorten sleeve from shoulder - w/ lining (per sleeve): $90
Sides top - no lining - French seam : $50
Sides top - w/ lining - French Seam: $70
Sides top - no lining : $35
Sides top - w/ lining : $50
Princess seams top - no lining: $35
Princess seams top - w/ lining: $50

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Shirts

Shirt - PT - PT - $55
Sides In (Flat Felled) - $34
Sleeves In (Flat Felled) - $34
Sides and Sleeves In (Flat Felled) - $53
Gussets Add-on - $21
Add Darts - $20
Remove Darts - $20
Deepen Darts - $24
Remove Back Pleats - $53
Shorten Sleeve Cuff (per sleeve, customer must provide) - $20
Shorten Sleeve Cuff and Placket (per sleeve, customer must provide) - $32
Shorten Bottom - $25
Attach Shirt Pocket - $16

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Denim

Jeans Waist - $46
Jeans Waist/Seat - $56
Jeans Original Hem - $25
Finished Hem - $20

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Additional

Button (per button) - $8
Replace jean button - $15
Fabric Button - $14
Add Suspender Buttons - $22

Rush Rotations (subject to availability):

5 Days: $20 rush fee
10 Days: $10 rush fee
All other guaranteed turnaround dates: $5 rush fee

Measurements

We offer $25 measurement appointments for basic/standard measurements.  We require that you have a printed copy of the complete instructions for how to take each measurement and have read through and understand each step prior to arriving for your appointment.

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