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Eliza M

Norman Park QLD


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"Great work thanks Eliza"

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Sue C

Kelvin Grove QLD


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"Fantastic work! My suit finally looks great. Thanks Sue!"

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"Amy is fantastic! So friendly. So accommodating. And the alterations she did were first class. High recommendation. "

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Fatemeh M

Doncaster VIC


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"Quick n effiient!"

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Jo R

Mansfield QLD


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"Great to work with"

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Jessica Y

St James NSW


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"Work looks great! Thanks"

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Sharon W

Labrador QLD


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"Sharon did perfect job! Will definitely contact her again ! Thank you !! "

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Zeena M

Caulfield North VIC


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"Professional and easy :)"

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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

Curtains shortened


Croydon NSW, Australia

30th Jul 2021

6 pairs total including contact less collection and delivery. (3 are pleated and 2 are thick blockout.)

I need garment shortening


Hamilton NSW 2303, Australia

22nd Jul 2021

Pants need hemming on both legs

I need garment shortening


Summer Hill NSW, Australia

11th Jul 2021

Hemming 3 sets of curtains. Happy to drop off curtains however would need to live in inner west.

Vickie was great with communication and did a very professional job.

Garment Shortening outdoor curtains


Earlwood NSW 2206, Australia

23rd Jun 2021

I need outdoor curtains taken up and also place weights in the bottom they need to take up to 2100cm, I have 12 of them. Need to pick up the curtains from Earlwood and drop them off once done. Also, need to supply the string and need to be outdoor string, not cotton.

Lovely lady on time and great job thank you every much will hire again !!!!!

Pants (suit pants) hems shortened


Brisbane QLD, Australia

22nd May 2021

Suit pants shortened, require them to be completed in a 24 hour turnaround.

Excellent service, same day turnaround, very friendly and easy to communicate with.

Jeans alteration (shortening)


Scarborough WA, Australia

22nd Apr 2021

2 pairs of jeans, just need length shortened

Really great, two jeans altered for a very good price and fits perfectly!

Jeans cutting alteration shorten


Maroubra NSW, Australia

17th Feb 2021

Need a jeans cut to shorten the length before this sunday thank you! Looking for someone to come to Maroubra since I'm scared to drive. Available Friday evening after 5.30 pm

Kim is very talented and professional! Very happy with the results, perfectly done. Will hire again next time for sure! Thank you.

Curtains Shortened


Woree QLD, Australia

26th Jul 2021

I have 3 pairs of curtains that I need shortened by about 10-20cm. Can either organise a time for you to come over with a sewing machine to do it or you could take for the day, however I don’t want them gone overnight.

Shorten jeans


Thornlands QLD, Australia

15th Jul 2021

Need an alteration done - Shorten a pair of jeans

Pants shortened


Port Melbourne VIC, Australia

9th Jul 2021

3 pairs and I will provide a pair with correct length to compare

Clothing alterations: shorten sleeves


Montmorency VIC, Australia

12th Jun 2021

Shorten sleeves on 3 x corduroy blazers. 2 x blazers will need sleeve buttons moved. 1 x blazer has no buttons. Contactless pick-up and return.

Fatemeh did a great job shortening the sleeves on my jackets. She was lovely and very professional. Highly recommend.

Suit pant hemming/shortening


Taringa QLD, Australia

6th May 2021

I just tried on my suit (needed for a wedding tomorrow) and realised the suit pants are too long. Looking to have the suit pants hemmed/brought up.

Awesome! Work is perfect

Shorten and hem 7 pairs of curtains


Everton Park QLD, Australia

11th Apr 2021

*EDIT - 7 pairs not 5 pairs. Have added another 1h allowance/ $40 to the price* *EDIT - I would like the curtains completed by this Friday 16th April* I have 7 new pairs of curtains that are about 20cm to long. I need them shortened and hemmed please. The curtains are for windows ranging in width 1m to 2.1m.

Sue was friendly and keen to make sure of the measurements. Very happy with my curtains.

Overcoat sleeve length shortened


Brandon Park VIC 3150, Australia

31st Jul 2021

I bought 3 overcoats and the sleeve lengths are about an inch too long for me. I am looking to have these overcoat sleeves shortened less than the quoted price in tailors shops. I have about a budget of around $20-25 or whichever your offer is per piece

Shorten and re-hem curtains


Balmoral QLD, Australia

26th Jul 2021

I need someone to cut and hem my ikea curtains. There are two sets as follows: 4 x blockout 4 x sheer I can measure and drop off/pick up as needed or you are welcome to sew them here (Balmoral) All offers welcome.

Shorten 11 pairs of curtains


Hamilton QLD, Australia

13th Jul 2021

Simple shortening service needed for 11 pairs of plain IKEA curtains

Seamstress for 7 curtains to shorten the drop


Balwyn VIC 3103, Australia

8th Jul 2021

7 curtains need the drop to be shortened preferably from the top, so will need to amend/ have new openings for the rods.

Thanks for another great job!

Shorten sleeves of lined 3-button jacket by 30-May


Ferny Hills QLD, Australia

26th May 2021

Shortening the lined-sleeves of a sports jacket which has 3-buttons (photos attached). The jacket is not high-end. Needed for use on the afternoon of Sunday (30-May-2021). I can drop out to you ASAP.

Grazina definitely went above and beyond; she is evidently very highly skilled in her craft. She was also very easy to deal with (and a very interesting person to boot!). Highly recommended.

Shorten curtains


Clear Island Waters QLD 4226, Australia

27th Apr 2021

Requesting a tailor or seamstress to shorten the length of Two sets of eyelet Curtains by about 80cm. They are currently 223cm length and too long for the Windows. Happy to drop them off and pick them up or will pay extra if person can provide a mobile service.

Very happy with Sam’s work and lovely lady too. Highly recommend her.

Shorten 2 sets of curtains


Lawnton QLD 4501, Australia

21st Mar 2021

I have two pairs of pinch pleat curtains which are too long. They need approximately 20cm taken off the bottom.

Curtains hemmed well, job done quickly, with great communication! Really helped Di picking up and dropping off the curtains!