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Jo R



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"Jo did an amazing job fixing pants, she's so talented seeing her pillowcases too. Highly recommended if you need any alterations!!! "

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"VP was very responsive and efficiently completed the task."

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Sara H



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"Thank you Sara "

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Diane P



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"Thanks heaps Di 😊"

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Maria O



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"Highly recommend! Everything was arranged and made within a very short amount of time. Maria was incredibly helpful and organised."

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Shyam P



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"Lovely to work with"

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Vandana S



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"Great, happy with service "

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Nekita R



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"Excellent work, timely, professional, great communicator. Would definitely use again and recommend. Thanks Nekita. "

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Recent Garment Shortening reviews

"Kris is a lovely person who offered an extremely professional service at an affordable price. I will definitely recommend her to others! Thanks Kris! "

Shorten/hem 6 maxi dresses


"Sally did a great job with the curtains. She stayed in contact throughout the job and arrived on time for the pickup & collection. Happy to recommend Sally!"

Shorten & re-hem 10 curtains


"Excellent job. "

Seamstress - required for curtain shortening


"Kathy gave me perfect service for my Curtain shortening job, the pickup was on time & the work was performed perfectly right down to the re hemming of the lower edge. The return was swift & service perfect. They all hang perfectly. I would be happy to use her for anymore similar work. "

Shorten three plain curtains


"Thank you Belinda. I'm very happy with your work."

Sewing: Shorten with closed centre seam


"Keshini altered my blazer beautifully. She did everything I asked for and finished it way before the day I required. Highly recommended."

Shorten Blazer's sleeves


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Recent Garment Shortening tasks

Skirt shortened


Newstead QLD, Australia

26th Jul 2020

Need skirt shortened. 100% polyester No shortening of lining required Quite a full skirt with about 3.5m of hem line Can bring item to your location

Shorten sleeves on 5 tailored ladies' jackets


Isaacs ACT 2607, Australia

13th Jul 2020

I have five ladies jackets that need the sleeves shortened. The jackets are all lined. Two jackets have buttons on the sleeve cuffs but happy to lose a button to make the process easier. I've already pinned for desired length and am happy to drop off / pick up for the alterations if helpful. I am based in Isaacs - Southside, Canberra. Need done in the next two weeks if possible. Thanks, Kate

I need garment shortening


Auchenflower QLD 4066, Australia

27th Jun 2020

I bought a jumpsuit online that is too long, just need it cut short and hemmed.

Hem taken up and straps shortened


Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia

17th Jun 2020

I need my daughters stretch denim dress altered. The hem take up and the straps are a bit too long. I need this done by Friday night. Sorry have no idea of cost so just put $50.

Friendly, efficient and great communication. Shyam did such a professional job. Highly recommend!!

Adjust length / shorten 5 pairs IKEA curtains


Cremorne Point NSW, Australia

21st Apr 2020

I have 5 x pairs of IKEA curtains, i.e. 10 curtains I would like shortened (5 pairs). They're all white, light cotton fabric, 145cm x 250cm. I would them adjusted to 236cm length. I live in Cremorne Point NSW 2090

Very prompt, very quick, and very well done. Thanks!

Shortening of sheer curtains


Melbourne, VIC

11th Mar 2020

I need 3 x sheer polyester S-fold curtains shortened with hemming tape (I will supply this) to 240cm in length. They are all currently 280cm in length. 2 of the curtains are 385cm wide (when they fold up they are 220cm wide) 1 of the curtains is 240cm wide (140cm folded)

Very speedy hemming of my curtains, and flexible with working around my schedule to do it, great job!

Shortening curtains


Cheltenham VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2020

I have 6 curtains that need shortening in length Specs - 6x Curtains 250cm and 140cm wide - Shortened to 164cm. - Rod pocket finish - Cotton Fabric Must have a sawing machine Happy to answer questions.

Wendy was wonderful. Highly recommend

Shorten Pillow cases


Bridgeman Downs QLD, Australia

18th Jul 2020

2 King Pillowcases that need shortening to queen size Can drop off / pick up if required

Pant and jean alterations - shortening


City Beach WA, Australia

8th Jul 2020

3 x pant alterations 2 x denim jean alteration length shortened- no set date required

Very happy with the alterations. Sara was helpful, experienced and offered suggestions. Will return & recommend for anyone requiring dressmaking/ alteration services.

Shorten and Hem pants


Moorooka QLD, Australia

25th Jun 2020

Need to shorten and hem 2 scrub pants

Great job. Friendly and quick with alterations.

Sewing task- need curtain shortened


Carina QLD, Australia

19th May 2020

Hi. I am after someone who can cut and sew the curtain in the picture to be the window length. Also cut in half vertically as well. Will need own sewing machine and can be dropped off or picked up, or done on site. Thanks

Dee did a fantastic job with our curtains. Went above what was required and her attention to detail was impressive. And she was lovely!! Highly recommended.

Sewing machine to shorten curtains


Palm Beach QLD 4221, Australia

19th Apr 2020

I have 2 new curtains 180cm X 250cm and they are slightly too long for the window. Just need taking up about 10cm.

Great job! Toni did a wonderful job 😊 thank you!

Need Curtain shortening done for 6 parts


Wantirna South VIC, Australia

8th Mar 2020

Got curtains sewed but they are way to long. Just the outer sheer curtains. So need them shortened. On three windows, so three sets with two on each. So 6 pieces need to be shortened. I hav attached pictures as reference.

She did an AMAZING job with the curtains. Great attention to detail and had them done very quickly. Would recommend her anytime! Would definitely be using her services again in the future πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ

Shorten/hem 3 pairs of curtains


Hillcrest SA 5086, Australia

30th Jul 2020

I need 3 sets of curtains shortened to fit my windows :) Name your price

I need garment shortening


Birtinya QLD 4575, Australia

14th Jul 2020

Hi, I need approx 100mm taken off the hems of some cargo work pants. Thanks

I need pants shorten


Bald Hills QLD, Australia

1st Jul 2020

Hi there looking to get three pants shorten - cargo pants - chino pants - jeans Located on Northside of Brisbane but can travel Thanks

Thanks heaps Di 😊

I need garment shortening


Ascot QLD, Australia

24th Jun 2020

I have 2 pairs of jeans that need shortening. Could be done on 25, 26 or 27 June.

Curtains Shortened and Hemmed


Watsonia VIC, Australia

3rd May 2020

I have 5 sets of large curtains that need to be shortened and hemmed. The width of all of the curtains are approximately 24 Meters. The current length per curtain is approximately 2300mm. We would require the length to be 2240mm with a 50mm hem. I have included a link below of the exact curtains we have purchased. [Content Moderated] Moderated] /outdoor/shop-by-area/shop-all-outdoor/[Content Moderated] /lyndon-180cm-blockout-s-fold-curtain-charcoal?reflist=Product%20Search%20Listing

Fatemeh was fantastic! She was incredibly quick and so very lovely. She has a Hugh attention to detail. I would definitely recommend her services.

Shortening of curtains


Kensington VIC, Australia

12th Mar 2020

I have 2 pairs of curtains and 2 pairs of sheer curtains to suit 3m wide windows. They are currently 250cm long and need to be shortened to 220cm. Happy to drop off and pick up depending on location.

Moazzam completed the job very quickly and did a great job. Would recommend to friends and family.

Shorten jeans with white stitching


Thornbury, VIC

14th Feb 2020

Hi, can anyone shorten these jeans and keep or recreate this stitching? (See photo)

Great job, great and very efficient service including pick up and drop off. Thankyou so much Chris!

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