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Steve J

Richmond England


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East London England


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"Amazing. Collected from my house and even reduced the rate. 100% Your guy! "

Shorten Curtains


"Such a wonderful man! Came all the way to my house and dropped off the clothes. Amaizng job will use again!! "

Take up - shorten a hem on pants and a dress


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Recent Garment Shortening tasks

Dress shortening and small altercation repairs


Wandsworth Common, Greater London, SW11

16th Jul 2020

Hi, I have a dress I would like to shorten, and a few small repairs on other clothes (small holes, buttons missing)

I need garment shortening


Totteridge, Greater London

29th May 2019

Looking for an alterations specialist to shorten men's jeans.

Shorten 3 curtains.


Stanwell Moor, Surrey

16th Dec 2018

Plain curtains (no lining). Looking to shorten 2 by 10 inches and other one shortened by 36 inches. I can drop off and collect if that helps and looking to fit asap.

Take up - shorten a hem on pants and a dress


Knightsbridge, Greater London

6th Aug 2018

5 pairs of chino jeans need to be taken up and one maxi dress hem

Such a wonderful man! Came all the way to my house and dropped off the clothes. Amaizng job will use again!!

Long pleated dress shortened


Camden Town, Greater London, NW1

30th May 2018

I have a long pleated dress that is to long for me, I need it shortened to fit me

I need sewing to shorten my living room curtains


Highbury, Greater London

1st Jul 2019

2 pair of linen curtains to shorten

Chloe was lovely and did a great job to shorten and sew my linen curtains. Thank you very much !

Curtain shortening


Leytonstone, Greater London

5th Mar 2019

Curtain Alteration - take up 4x Linen curtains, about 10cm. Each curtain is 140cm wide.

Shorten my dress


Wimbledon, Greater London, SW19

11th Nov 2018

I require someone to help shortened my dress, there’s two layers of material.

Shirt sleeve shortening


Strand On The Green, Greater London

7th Jun 2018

Shorten shirt sleeve by 3 inches

Shorten and hem unlined cotton curtains


Bassett, Hampshire

7th May 2018

I have recently moved and have four pairs of basic unlined, tab-top, lightweight, cotton curtains from IKEA. Two pairs are white and two are chambray. Each curtain is 140cm wide and 2m+ long. These need to be - taken down from their curtain poles (I can help with this but can’t do it on my own) - shortened to a uniform length - hemmed - ironed - rehung. I am around most days and evenings to agree times for collection and delivery. Machine sewn is fine.

Shorten a pair of new curtains


Greenwich, Greater London, SE10

12th Nov 2020

I have bought a pair of blackout curtains from Dunelm for my son's room. They are too long and need shortening by approx. 10cm. I don't have a sewing machine.

Curtains shortened and pleated


Brixton, Greater London, SW9

3rd Jun 2019

I have 2 sets of curtains (260cm width) which require shortening (about 10cm) and pleating tape to be sewn on. Ideally I’d like on site and same day but flexible.

Curtain shortening


Palmers Green, Greater London, N13

30th Jan 2019

My bedroom John Lewis curtains are three inches too long. The black out behind them (unattached) is two inches too long. I want someone to take both them up. They need a simple stitch and a hem. They are bedroom curtains in grey. It would be good to hear from you if you have this skill. They are 2.4 meters wide total. I’d like them stitched in my house.

Shorten Curtains


Ashley Park, Surrey

11th Oct 2018

I need 4 drops of curtains shortened. They are approx 180 cm wide and need 35cm reduced from each. Can you quote / help?? This is in WALTON ON THAMES (South London)

Amazing. Collected from my house and even reduced the rate. 100% Your guy!

Shorten 2 dresses


Fulham, Greater London, SW6

30th May 2018

I have 2 dresses I would like shortened

Alteration to shorten trouser and jacket lenth


Temple Fortune, Greater London

15th Mar 2018

I have 4 trouser that needs shortening and 3 jackets needs sleeves shortened can you quote me the price. Located Temple fortune .london NW11