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Brenda provided a brilliant service. Very easy to communicate with. Very enjoyable experience.
I need sewing
Amazing! Great help on a very challenging task.
Perfect. Amazing, friendly and professional. Adjusted my curtains beautifully!
Sewing - Measure and shorten multiple curtains on site
A great help - thank you
Help sewing a patchwork blanket together
Brenda did brilliant job on two dining chairs. Was a complicated pattern and sewing was great and chairs look great Thank you Brenda and hope to see you again! Mark
Sewing Fabric onto chairs
Amazing service. Really fast and friendly. Thank you!
Sewing of seating cushion covers
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Airtasker helps you find rated and reviewed sewing experts in minutes. This way, you get to compare quotes and find the right sewing expert in one efficient platform. Let us help you find an experienced sewer who’ll help you achieve your dream dress without costing you a fortune. As a result, you get a unique and lovely-looking garment within your budget.
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Top Sewing related questions
Taskers can sew any item for you, be it clothing, accessories, or upholstery. Sewing experts can make, repair, or alter fabric pieces, such as shirts, dresses, curtains, and seat covers. They can also add embellishments like embroidery onto clothes and other fabrics.
Taskers can help you with one-off sewing tasks or long-term sewing work. So whether you simply need a button sewn onto a blouse or a couple of mittens made for your business, Taskers can help! As long as a Tasker is available, you can get small or big tasks done.
You can either supply the sewing materials or have a sewing expert provide everything for the service. Tell us about your task, and we’ll connect you with sewers who’ll help ensure you get the perfect fabric or right colour of thread for your sewing task.
Sewing services may take anywhere from an hour to a couple of days. Lead times depend on Tasker availability and skill, as well as the nature of the task. For example, mending a rip may take a few minutes, while making a wedding dress may take up to 9 months. But if you have an urgent sewing request, no worries! Just tell us what you need, and available Taskers can start reaching out to you.
Yes. Dressmakers and seamstresses have overlapping skills, but they differ in certain skill sets. In general, dressmakers specialise in making dresses. What’s more, dressmakers tend to have a wider range of skills, from designing a dress to putting fabrics together. Meanwhile, seamstresses or seamsters are considered a “jack of all trades” in sewing. Their main task is to sew garments together.
Yes, we can help you find same-day sewing services. If you’re in a rush, simply tell us how soon you need the sewing service. We’ll then connect you with available sewing services near you. Nearby sewing services can come over as soon as possible and even sew your garment on-site. But if you’re busy running errands, your Tasker can instead pick up your item and bring it back to you once it’s repaired or altered.
What do sewing services include?
Sewing services include dressmaking, tailoring, and clothing alteration and repair. Our platform connects you with sewing experts for various items, such as prom dresses, trousers, jackets, and streetwear. Whether you need a jumpsuit made from scratch or a dress was taken up, you’ll find Taskers who can help. Here’s a list of sewing tasks you can get done through our platform.
Hire a sewist who can create clothes for you based on a sketch, existing garment, or Pinterest inspiration. Bespoke dressmaking or tailoring lets you achieve the perfect fit and style. And you’re sure to have a one-of-a-kind garment you’ll love to wear for the years to come. Sewing experts can sew custom garments, including prom dresses, costumes, wedding dresses, and polo shirts.
If you run a small business, put up a task and find an experienced sewer who can produce your products, be it womenswear or small mittens. When your pieces are ready, a fashion photographer can take amazing photos of your clothes – ready for posting on Instagram!
Sewists offer clothing repair services. They can fix a broken zip or sew on a button. No task is too small! Clothing repair also includes mending holes and stitching up linings. Discovered a rip on your dress, and your party is a few hours away? Put up a task and find nearby sewing services in minutes.
Once you’ve accepted an offer, your Tasker can come by and deal with your clothing emergency. If you’re in no rush, go ahead and have a sewer fix up or restyle an old garment you love. You could even hire a Tasker to dry-clean a dusty coat or iron your clothes.
Sewers can alter clothes in many ways, such as adjusting the length of trousers or tightening a skirt around the waist. Sewing experts can also add features to a garment, whether it’s adding nifty pockets to a dress or sewing patches onto sleeves.
Clothing alteration is a great way to customise or update a garment to a wearer’s preference. Find sewing alteration services near you today by putting up a task and telling us what you need to be done.
Upholstery and drapery sewing
Aside from clothing, sewing experts can work on upholstery, linens, and other items. Upholstery sewing includes sewing couch cushions and repairing zips on seat covers. You can also find local sewing machinists who sew pillow covers or curtains. Whatever you need, we’ll connect you with Taskers equipped to do the job.
Learn how to mend a garment yourself or get started on your dream clothing business. You can avail affordable and quality sewing lessons through our platform. We’ll help you find sewing experts happy to teach you sewing skills.
Whether you’d like to start a new hobby or become an independent sewing machinist, sewing lessons can help you achieve your goals. Simply put up a task, set your budget, and get offers from local sewing lessons near you.
Recent Sewing tasks
Sew a top for a wedding
Bromley, Greater London
3rd Dec 2023
I'd like an overlay top for an outfit for a wedding made, I will provide the fabric and have photos are reference points - Due date: Flexible
Repair of a sewing machine
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1st Dec 2023
The bobbiin keeps jamming up with a lot of thread underneath when l am sewing stitching - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 2 December 2023
Sewing rod pocket into 40m fabric
White City, Greater London, W12
1st Dec 2023
WE have 40m of drape for pipe and drape system but we need to sew in the rod pocket. Can this be done today? very urgent - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 1 December 2023
Fix an vintage sewing machine
26th Nov 2023
It misses a stitch every now and again - Due date: Flexible
Repair sewing machine
Sedgeletch, Tyne and Wear
26th Nov 2023
Power to machine ok None of the buttons work: stitch width stuck on ERR and length stuck on 4 Foot pedal hs no effect - Due date: Before Tuesday, 28 November 2023
Sew a sleeve
Clapham, Greater London, SW4
26th Nov 2023
Hi we have an inside of the jacket in need of a sew so it can be taken to dry cleaners. It is a typical rip from putting arms up. Jacket is moose knuckles puffer so would need specialist/confident attention - is this something you can do?
Repair my sewing machine
26th Nov 2023
The machine is unable to start without manually turning the wheel. Once started it works fairly well but it's a very old Toyota simple machine and I wonder whether it's worth repairing or whether I should buy a new one (I'm an infrequent user). Thanks Hannah - Due date: Flexible
Help fix sewing machine
Whitechapel, Greater London, E1
20th Nov 2023
When I sew anything, the material gets bundled up and stuck - Due date: Flexible
Cutting and sewing
The Camp, Hertfordshire
17th Nov 2023
I have by kids vests with nappy buttons. As he’s a slim toddler all fit really well. So I want the bottom to be cut and stitched. As it’s an undergarment and he’s potty training. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 18 November 2023
Mechanic Sewing Machine
Westbourne Green, Greater London
16th Nov 2023
Highlead GG0028-1 need adjustment sewing machinne not sewing.. works but doesn’t see. - Due date: Flexible
Sewing on patches
14th Nov 2023
I’m in need of around 20 band patches being sewed onto my sleeveless denim jacket. Potentially more as I collect them. I’m unsure on the price for a job like this so please make me an offer. I’m not good with sewing hence the question! I’m not in a particular rush, so when someone is available that would be great! - Due date: Flexible
Sewing duvet comforter and duvet cover (Richmond or London area)
Richmond, Greater London, TW10
14th Nov 2023
I need to sew some magnetic tape strips on both the duvet cover and the duvet comforter. Happy to have a call and explain how to do it! Richmond or London area preferred. - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible
Sewing machine repairer
South Hatfield, Hertfordshire
12th Nov 2023
The needle is getting stuck and not moving freely. Used it to sew minutes before and it just got stuck - Due date: Before Wednesday, 22 November 2023
Sewing machine repair
Clapham Park, Greater London
11th Nov 2023
I suspect the problem is minor. Machine not used much and not that old. Make - JL110 John Lewis machine - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 14 November 2023
Lower Edmonton, Greater London
6th Nov 2023
I need a sewing machinist to help with our heavy workload in our factory. We have many different garments and styles. - Due date: Flexible
Sewing machine repair
North Woolwich, Greater London
4th Nov 2023
Needles keeps on breaking - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 6 November 2023
Seamstress to come to my home and sew up a small tear in my mattress
South Kensington, Greater London, SW7
4th Nov 2023
Hi! I am needing a seamstress to come to my home and hopefully sew up a very small rip in my mattress before it gets bigger. Is this something you would be able to do? Thank you so much! - Due date: Before Friday, 10 November 2023
Sewing task - to shorten trouser lengths for various quantities.
Goodmayes, Greater London
1st Nov 2023
I need someone who has an accomplished sewing skills to undertake sewing tasks - to shorten trouser lengths for various quantities. - Due date: Flexible
Sewing/ cloth repair
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8
30th Oct 2023
I need a new zipper fitted on the dress and a little fix on the front of the dress for more info contact me please - Due date: Flexible
I really was satisfied and also surprised how it turned out. I didn’t think it would be that good. The best results ever
Sewing repair of sofa
Hampstead, Greater London, NW3
29th Oct 2023
Small hole in the back of couch. I have a swatch of the same material/fabric to use, but none of the sewing expertise. Please show some examples of your work and I’ll need you to bring your own equipment/threads. - Due date: Flexible