Bridesmaid Dress Alterations

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Alter your Bridesmaid Dress

Being a Bridesmaid is something that makes you honored, excited, and grateful. However, if the gown is not custom made, the bridesmaid dress alterations are necessary to achieve a perfect fit.

Almost all bridesmaids’ & wedding guests’ dresses need alterations. Usually, the dresses have the same bust, waist, and hip measurements. 

It is really rare for someone to find a gown that matches one size exactly, which means alterations are necessary to make it fit perfectly. 

In order to provide you with high-quality bridesmaid dress alterations result in Toronto, we need to see the dress. There are many details that we can see only when the gown is on you. 

Bridesmaid dresses are usually made of satin or an equally fragile fabric. Therefore, it’s best to have them altered by a professional tailor who specializes in dress such as Nadia Lef

You can also check this article and learn Everything Your Bridal Party Needs to Know About Bridesmaid Dress Alterations.

As for the price, usually, Bridesmaid, Mother of the Bride and Wedding Guest Dresses are not as complicated as the wedding gowns, so the alterations are more affordable.

How much does it cost to get a bridesmaid dress altered?

Below you can find all the dress alterations services we provide whether you have a gown that you want to restyle, remodel or alter. Simply choose the part you want to adjust and find the detailed pricing. 

Close Vents in Skirt$20
Shorten Lining$20
Chiffon/Sheer Fabric (each Layer)$38
Plain (Shorten/Lengthen)$40
Reattach Original Hem on Skirt$45
By Hand or Bias (Shorten/Lengthen)$50
Velvet by Hand (Shorten/Lengthen)$50
Horse Hair (each layer)$58
Sequin (hand or machine)$60
Knit Hem Hand Crochet (Shorten/Lengthen)$70

 

Close Vents in Skirts$25
Shorten Lining$30
Shorten One Layer (Cut Only)$46
Encore full, A-line hem (Shorten/Lengthen)$65
Horse Hair (each layer)$68
Knit Hem Hand Crochet (Shorten/Lengthen)$90
Sequin (hand or machine)$118
Formal 3+ Layers/Horse hair/Crinoline$160
Close Vents in Skirts$30
Shorten Lining$35
Formal 3+ Layers/Crinoline/Horse hair$220
Shorten Lining$10
Close Vents in Skirts$18
Reshape Regular Fabric 1-2 Panels$56
Reshape Chiffon/Shear 1-2 Panels $65
Reshape 5-11 Panels$134
Spaghetti Straps- Shorten$20
Shorten Wide Straps$24
Raise Shoulders (Sleeveless) with Details$42
Narrow Shoulders Plain (Reset Sleeve)$57
Raise Shoulders (Adjust Sleeve & Neckline)$76
Add or Take In Darts$16
Center Seam w/o Zipper- In/Out$27
Sides Plain w/o pockets w/o thru armhole- In/Out$30
Bodice Seams (includes princess seams)$34
Sides with Waist Seam (Dress)- In/Out$36
Center Seam with Zipper- In/Out$37
Sides w/o Pockets- In/Out$42
Add Boning $47
Zipper with Shirring, Gathers or Pleats $51
Sides Seam Thru Armholes- In/Out$54
Sides with Boning$60
Sides with Zipper- In/Out$62
Sides Reset Beaded- In/Out$80
Sides Partial Beaded- In/Out$86
Replace/Reset Beaded Center Seam with Zipper$114
Sides Full Beaded- In/Out$120
Sleeves Taper$25
Plain (Shorten/Lengthen)$30
Vented (Shorten/Lengthen)$40
Move Plackets (Shorten/Lengthen)$45
Shorten From Top (Reset Sleeves)$50
Beaded Replace (Up to 3 rows of beads)- Shorten$70
Elastic- Replace$18
Split Seam- In/Out$20
Darts at Waist or Waistband$26
Waist Add Fabric- Out$28
Waistband Cut & Create Center Seam$30
Thru Sides w/o Waistband- In/Out$32
Lower Half Waist$40
Remove Waistband- In/Out$46
Lower Full Waist$60
Snaps/Hooks/Eyes$5
Blocking$18
Add Padding/Bra Cups/Bra$20
Lingerie Straps$20
Bra Cups$20
Bustle for Train (1-3 Loops)$30
Re-Attach Piping $34
Replace Zipper$34
Reline Skirt$49
Reversible Hem $64
Double Faced Fabric$107

***Please note:
1)
These are the starting prices and the total price will depend on how much work needs to be done and the complexity of the bridesmaid dress. 
2) For dresses, such as gowns for weddings, that have special fabrics or adornments such as beads, lace, tulle, or crystals there is an additional charge as the gown may require more extensive tailoring.

Are you ready for a Bridesmaid Dress Alteration?

Our store located in Etobicoke and we serve our customers from Toronto, Mississauga, Woodbridge, and North York.

Do not hesitate to contact us whether you have any questions about our bridal alteration services or whether you want to alter your Bridesmaid, Formal, Evening Gown, or wedding suit.