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How much (roughly) would it cost to have a dress taken up?

(8 Posts)
Disembodied3 Mon 05-Oct-09 15:30:53

its a bit too long but fits otherwise.

pleasechange Mon 05-Oct-09 15:34:47

I think about £10?

pagwatch Mon 05-Oct-09 15:36:33

I had one done recently including shortening lining. It was £12 ( and our town is very expensive). Should be £10 or under I would think

Disembodied3 Mon 05-Oct-09 15:38:58

Great thanks,

Now to find someone to do it!

dexter73 Mon 05-Oct-09 16:19:28

Try the dry cleaners - they often do alterations.

tulpe Mon 05-Oct-09 18:40:08

Dry cleaners are usually cheapest place to have alterations. I took a pair of trousers to our local tailor and it cost me twice as much as the dry cleaners. Can't say he did a better job either.

Again, around £8 - 10 is the norm for me.

Disembodied3 Mon 05-Oct-09 18:44:50

£11 it is and might not be able to done till next wek.

Might ask my aunt to do it.

pleasechange Mon 05-Oct-09 19:18:19

do you have a shop nearby that sells material for sarees (sp sorry)/makes them? They usually are happy to take in alterations as it's extra income for them

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