With many years of experience in both ladies and gents tailoring work we can offer top quality services and products, impeccable fit and precise workmanship.
The Made to Measure Service
Carmen's Tailoring offer a very high standard of alterations on all sorts of fabrics for ladies and gents clothing. Garments are tailored to your specification at our studio to fit your shape and style.
Next day service for shortening trousers at no extra cost.
Alterations take no more than 1 week.
Carmen has a unique method of tailoring your jeans keeping the original hem.
- Made to measure
The dressmaking process usually takes four weeks and you will be involved directly so you can be assured you will receive a garment fitted to your shape and requirements. All work from scratch to the last detail is done in our studio.
- Clothes copying
If your all-time favourites are worn out or no longer available in the shops, we can cut a pattern from your original clothing, source the fabric or you can buy it yourself and re-make your favorite over and over again.
Replace that old lining with a new top quality one and give a new lease of life to your garment.
By adding minor details your garment will look up-to-date and different.
- Home accessories
Carmen's Tailoring will make to order soft furnishings for your home or office: pillows, duvet covers, window coverings, table linen etc.
Our garments are all handmade to a very high quality but also reasonably priced. We have a small studio so we can concentrate on making beautiful clothes to fit your shape and style.
We offer a bespoke design service which means you can choose any design, fabric and trimmings that you like.
After the initial consultation discussing the pattern and materials, measurements are taken and a price will be agreed for your unique garment.
A toile is made of inexpensive fabric to test if the style and shape fits you best and, if necessary, changes in pattern can be made before cutting the real fabric. Once the toile is perfect we will start to make your outfit. It may take several fittings before everything is perfect.
Prices start from:
The made to measure service will take four to six weeks but we may improve upon this if required.