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Recent Jeans Alterations reviews

"Excellent work, on time efficient, highly highly recommended. THANK YOU "

Jeans Alteration

$70

"Di is a lovely person to work with and has done a lovely job with taking in the waist on my jeans. Will definitely come to her for work in the future. Thanks!"

Jeans Alteration

$25

"Excellent work. Easy to deal with Amy. Highly recommended. "

Jeans alterations

$50

"Zeena is incredible! I gave her three denim skirts and two pairs of denim jeans to take in at the waist and she completed the task within 24 hours. I’m so happy with the result! Great communication and high quality work. Thank you Zeena! "

Jeans alterations

$200

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

Jeans alteration (shortening)

$20

"Quick n effiient!"

Jeans alteration

$30

What's the average cost of a jeans alterations expert

$30 - $66

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$30

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$50

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$66

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Whether your newly-bought jeans are too long or you're no longer happy with how your old pair fits, jeans tailors on Airtasker can help! They can shorten, taper, and do pretty much any alteration service you need. In no time, you'll get perfectly-fitted jeans that comfortably suit your height and body type.

Jeans alteration is a practical way to maximise your off-the-rack pieces fully. Even the oldest or cheapest jeans look significantly better in photos if fitted with ease and comfort. However, not everyone has the skills and tools to get the job done right. Luckily, you can find the nearest tailor to lend a hand with just one post on our platform.

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Top Jeans Alterations related questions

Most jeans tailors can bring their sewing kits with them for the service. They'll likely use a tape measure, a sewing machine, thread, and sharp scissors. For jeans with thicker fabric, they'll also need a set of jeans needles. As for finishing supplies like extra rivets, buttons, and zippers, your Tasker can pick them up for you at the nearest fabric store upon request. Just make sure to coordinate with them beforehand so they can prepare everything.

Altering jeans is a quick and easy process, as long as your Tasker has all the tools and supplies ready. Changing zippers and buttons, or altering the hemline, for example, can only take less than an hour. Any alteration tasks that require cutting fabric and fixing other sections of your jeans can take longer but usually completed within the day.

Technically it is feasible, but the approach is much more complicated as there's more room for error when letting the seam in than letting them out. If it has enough seam allowance, then growing your jeans by 1/2 a size is usually possible. Anything greater than that has no guarantee. To be sure, it's best to confirm with your Tasker whether or not they can stretch out the size of your jeans.

Yes! Ripped jeans can look very stylish on purpose, but not if the rips are accidental. Jeans tailors near you can also work on repairs so you can use your old classic jeans again without the fuss. For straight cuts or tears, they can hand-stitch the fabric together. As for larger holes, they'll need to sew a patch underneath the jeans.

Yes! If you're pregnant and you want to keep wearing your favourite pants, hiring a jeans tailor will be your lifesaver. They can temporarily add stretch panels to their waistband section so that you can wear them as comfortably as possible, right through the final days of your pregnancy. After your journey, they can also help alter them back to their original shape so you can continue wearing them for as long as you want.

Yes! Our platform also lets you find nearby tailors who can repair and alter formal dresses for special events like prom and wedding. They can take in or let out your garment, or even narrow the dress shoulders, so it fits your body flawlessly. Unsure of what hairstyle will best complement your formal dress? We can also help you book professional hair and makeup artists so you can look and feel your best for your upcoming event!

Most jeans tailors can bring their sewing kits with them for the service. They'll likely use a tape measure, a sewing machine, thread, and sharp scissors. For jeans with thicker fabric, they'll also need a set of jeans needles. As for finishing supplies like extra rivets, buttons, and zippers, your Tasker can pick them up for you at the nearest fabric store upon request. Just make sure to coordinate with them beforehand so they can prepare everything.

Technically it is feasible, but the approach is much more complicated as there's more room for error when letting the seam in than letting them out. If it has enough seam allowance, then growing your jeans by 1/2 a size is usually possible. Anything greater than that has no guarantee. To be sure, it's best to confirm with your Tasker whether or not they can stretch out the size of your jeans.

Yes! If you're pregnant and you want to keep wearing your favourite pants, hiring a jeans tailor will be your lifesaver. They can temporarily add stretch panels to their waistband section so that you can wear them as comfortably as possible, right through the final days of your pregnancy. After your journey, they can also help alter them back to their original shape so you can continue wearing them for as long as you want.

Altering jeans is a quick and easy process, as long as your Tasker has all the tools and supplies ready. Changing zippers and buttons, or altering the hemline, for example, can only take less than an hour. Any alteration tasks that require cutting fabric and fixing other sections of your jeans can take longer but usually completed within the day.

Yes! Ripped jeans can look very stylish on purpose, but not if the rips are accidental. Jeans tailors near you can also work on repairs so you can use your old classic jeans again without the fuss. For straight cuts or tears, they can hand-stitch the fabric together. As for larger holes, they'll need to sew a patch underneath the jeans.

Yes! Our platform also lets you find nearby tailors who can repair and alter formal dresses for special events like prom and wedding. They can take in or let out your garment, or even narrow the dress shoulders, so it fits your body flawlessly. Unsure of what hairstyle will best complement your formal dress? We can also help you book professional hair and makeup artists so you can look and feel your best for your upcoming event!

What do jeans alteration services include?

When you book a jeans alteration near you, experts can make the necessary adjustments to your old denim jeans to achieve the perfect fit. They can shorten the hem or even taper your dull, straight-cut jeans to make them look sleeker and complement your chosen footwear as well. They can also replace jean rivets, and buttons, and even deal with that loose zipper that won't stay up!

Jeans shortening

One of the most common problems when buying off-the-rack jeans is that they often appear too long. It seems easy at first–just cuff your jeans, and you're good to go. But if you prefer a clean-cut so you can show off your heels or sneakers, you'll need to do more than just folding them up. Your Tasker can either keep the original hem and shorten your jeans from there, or cut off the extra length and create a new hem. They can do it by hand, although for better quality, they may also use a sewing machine. 

Denim fabrics shrink once they're washed and cleaned. Before handing over your jeans for alterations, it might be best to pre-wash them to ensure that they won't look too short. If you have little to no time to spare, we can also help you find someone who can send your jeans to laundry.

Jeans tapering

If you have a pair of loose, flared denim hanging in the back of your closet, a jeans tailor near you can taper and convert them to straight or skinny jeans as well. They might ask you to try them on to get your exact measurements. Next, they mark and pin the sections to be taken in, usually from right below your slightly bent knee down to the hem. They then stitch your jeans from the inseam, sewing along the marked lines. Your tailor cuts off the old seams and extra fabric, while the raw edges are sewn together using a zigzag or overcast stitch pattern. They can also fix your new hem to ensure the perfect fit.

Jeans zip replacement

Dealing with a broken zipper can be infuriating, especially if you're all set on wearing your favourite jeans to a casual gathering or to an event that involves taking lots of photos. Don't give up on it just yet! Save time and money by hiring the nearest tailor and have your garment zipper taken care of within the day. 

With a seam ripper, they can remove the old zipper as quickly and efficiently as possible. While it's hard to find a replacement with the same length, your Tasker knows their way around altering the new zipper and fitting them to your old jeans. They can also do a seamless zip replacement with no visible stitches on the outside of the fabric.

Recent Jeans Alterations tasks

Jeans alterations

$50

Chermside QLD, Australia

24th Jul 2022

2 pairs of new jeans - need hemmed up and also tapered legs as too wide at the moment - Due date: 5 Aug 2022

Thanks Sue. Great alterations, speedy service, will be back when I need to. Thank you 😊

Jeans alterations

$10

Neutral Bay NSW, Australia

30th Jun 2022

Got 3 jeans that need to be shortened in length. - Due date: Flexible

Jeans alteration

$15

Carseldine QLD, Australia

6th Apr 2022

Jeans a bit too long. Alteration needed. - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 April 2022

Need, my jeans altered

$60

Cambridge Park NSW 2747, Australia

20th Jan 2022

I need to get my 2, new jeans altered. Tapered (just little bit), and hemmed. Tapering it, need the edges overlocked. Not urgent.

Great job! Thank u!

Jeans alteration

$10

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

26th Nov 2021

Take up my jeans around 3 inches - Due date: Before Saturday, 27th Nov 2021

Black jeans alternation

$30

Heathridge WA 6027, Australia

26th Sep 2021

I have a skinny cut jean I would like to shorten it but leave the original hem.

Jeans alteration

$30

Docklands VIC 3008, Australia

21st Jul 2021

Need jeans length altered see picture below

Quick n effiient!

Jeans alterations

$15

Homebush NSW 2140, Australia

22nd Jul 2022

Jeans alterations. Original hem 4x jeans - Due date: Flexible

2 pair of jeans altered

$30

Kennington VIC, Australia

15th Jun 2022

Jeans shortened I have the length already marked - Due date: Flexible

Hem on jeans altered

$100

Wembley WA, Australia

24th Mar 2022

5 pairs of new jeans need hem measured and altered - Due date: Flexible

Jeans Alterations

$15

Box Hill VIC 3128, Australia

16th Dec 2021

New jeans length needs to be shortened

Jeans alteration

$50

Scarborough WA 6019, Australia

15th Nov 2021

Lift the seat of a pair of jeans Fit the zipper on a pair of pants - Due date: Flexible

Jeans alterations

$50

Preston VIC, Australia

3rd Sep 2021

I have a couple of pairs of new jeans that need that need the length to be altered. Looking for someone that can do this and is located within 5 km of preston.

Excellent work. Easy to deal with Amy. Highly recommended.

Jeans alterations

$10

Innaloo WA, Australia

4th Aug 2022

Looking for someone to take up the hem of my jeans. Should be a quick job and am hoping to find someone who can do it tomorrow (4th August) as close to Innaloo as possible. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 5 August 2022

3 x Pairs of Designer Jeans Altered

$30

Ipswich QLD 4305, Australia

1st Jul 2022

Have bought 3 x Pairs of designer denim Jeans that have been ordered online need to have the legs shortened in length. Needs to be professional job as using for work

Patient and very flexible Thanks for great communication

Shorten jeans alterations

$5

Kellyville Ridge NSW 2155, Australia

16th May 2022

Take up 2 pair jeans. I will dropoff and pickup. Need to be experienced and local.

Jeans altered

$20

Rye VIC, Australia

25th Feb 2022

My new jeans need hemming - Due date: Before Monday, 28th Feb 2022

Nora is a lovely person who knows her stuff! She hemmed my new jeans and used the original hem to make them look original. She turned the job around in 24 hrs! I will use Nora’s services again and would highly recommend her to friends and family! Thanks Nora!😊

Jeans Alteration

$70

Abbotsford VIC 3067, Australia

7th Dec 2021

Need jeans altered - 2 inches in from waist, 2 inches shortened (length) and 1inch taken in for both legs - Due date: Flexible

fast, professional, precise

Jeans alterations.

$50

Glebe NSW 2037, Australia

3rd Oct 2021

I have about 3-4 pairs of jeans that need the waist band brought in as they’re too big. I don’t like the look of darts down the back. - Due date: Flexible

Jeans alteration

$10

Modbury SA, Australia

27th Aug 2021

Length of jeans (2)to be altered by an inch.