SERVICES: Bridal gown custom alterations, women’s formalwear such as bridesmaids, mother of the bride, prom, event wear, and garment steaming.
LOCATION: I perform all alterations out of my sewing studio in Kettering Ohio at 5963 Kentshire Dr, suite B. All fittings and pick ups are by appointment ONLY. No walk in availability. Fitting appointment requests can be made by texting me at 937-604-6348. I will follow up with you within 48 hours if you send a text or leave a voicemail.
TURNAROUND TIME: Bridal gowns are kept for 3 weeks, and Formalwear items for 2 weeks. Rush services are available by request for an additional charge.
COST: Each area of the dress that needs altered will be a separate charge, and will vary depending on the complexity of your dress or gown. Please see estimate pricing below. At your first fitting, you will receive definite pricing, but will not pay anything until you pick up your dress and are pleased with the excellent service performed.
PAYMENTS ACCEPTED: I currently only accept CASH, VENMO, PAYPAL (for $fee) and SQUARE (credit card – for an additional fee). Full payment must be received before dress can be released.
BRIDAL HEMS $100-200
PRICES VARY WITH ELABORATENESS OF DRESS AND HOW MANY LAYERS IT HAS
FORMALWEAR HEMS $50+
INCLUDES BRIDESMAID, MOTHER OF BRIDE, PROM, AND EVENT WEAR: $50 FOR OUTER LAYER AND AN ADDITIONAL $25 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL LAYER.
SIDE TAKE IN/LET OUT $30-85
VARIES BY DRESS, LAYERS AND MATERIAL TYPE.
EX: LINING A BODICE FOR EXTRA COVERAGE, CONVERTING A SLEEVED DRESS TO STRAPLESS, ADDING SLEEVES, OR HEAVILY MODIFYING THE DRESS. APPLIES TO BOTH BRIDAL AND FORMALWEAR.
A BUSTLE IS A SERIES OF BUTTONS AND RIBBON LOOPS ADDED TO THE TRAIN OF YOUR DRESS SO THAT YOU CAN PIN IT UP DURING THE RECEPTION, KEEP YOUR DRESS CLEANER, AND PREVENT OTHERS FROM STEPPING ON YOUR TRAIN. Starts at $50 for first 3 points, and $7 for each point above that. Buttons are extra.
CORSET BACK $100-150
A CORSET BACK CAN REPLACE A ZIPPERED BACK (BRIDAL GOWNS ONLY) FOR A ROOMIER FIT AND COMFORTABLE WEAR. AN EXTRA WEEK OF ALTERATION TIME IS NEEDED FOR THIS OPTION.
STEAMING SERVICES WILL BE FREE IF I PERFORM ALTERATIONS ON IT ABOVE $20. STEAMING BY ITSELF: FORMALWEAR GARMENT- $30 BRIDAL GOWN - $60
RESERVE YOUR FITTING SPOT TODAY!
I WILL RESPOND WITHIN 48 HOURS DURING MY REGULAR BUSINESS TIME, M-F 9-5