Baggy trousers, broken zips, or trailing hems? Hemming Birds can help.

We are a local company with a wealth of experience and a ‘no job too small’ attitude. Whether that is a small rip needing a repair or refitting a suit that no longer fits as well as it used to.

Please give us a call or pop in to discuss your needs.

Having something altered or made especially for you can sound a bit daunting, which is why we’ve included some example prices below.



Shorten hem £12
Suit trousers hem with tape £18
Take in or let out back seam £15-20

Jeans £15
Dress £15
Concealed dress zip £18
(not including price of zip – usually £3 but can be more) 

Dresses and skirts
Take up hem £12
Take up hem with lining £18
Take in with lining £22

Evening dresses and ballgowns
Take up hem £18
Take up hem with lining £24
Take in with lining £30

Coats, jackets and shirts
Shorten suit jacket hem £30
Take in side seems with liner £26
Tailor shirts to slim fit £30

Alterations from £25
Net curtain alterations from £13
Bespoke curtains (pair) from £96
Bespoke roman blinds from £95

Plain hem (full) £65
Scalloped edge hem (full) £135
Take in or let out bodice with two seams (embroidered or beaded) £85
Take in sleeves £35

Take in or let out side seams with lining £24
Shorten straps £12-18
Take up hem with lining £24

The best thing to do is simply give us a call. We don’t mind talking through what you are looking for and providing a quote.