Alterations and Repairs

Don’t settle for an ill-fitting or damaged garment. If it is too big or too small, torn or frayed, bring it to us. Whether it’s a slight adjustment or a major repair, our tailor, with over 25 years of experience, can help. Our top-quality equipment and materials and decades of combined experience allow Classic Cleaners to make it right for you every time.

Costs for basic alterations can vary but currently Classic Cleaners can tailor all of the below (and more) for you starting within this range:

  • Hemming of dresses, skirts and pants
  • Letting out and taking in of dresses, skirts and pants
  • Shorten or lengthen pant or skirt hem: $14-$16 (or $7-$8 a leg)
  • Taper unlined pant legs: $14
  • Shorten sleeves on shirt/coat/jacket: $18-$30
  • Take in or let out waistband of pants or skirt: $14-$20
  • Nip in fabric around hips on pant, skirt or dress: $18 and up
  • Replacing a zipper: $16 and up
  • Replacing buttons, fasteners and zippers
  • Repairing fabric tears
  • Patching jacket elbows
  • Repairing and altering leather jackets and pants
  • Repairing quilts

For help with any alteration or repair, simply bring the garment to our main plant location at 8071 Knue Road, Indianapolis, IN  46250 for a fitting. In a private room we will measure and fit you at this location.

For future alterations, if we have your measurements and preferences on file, you may bring to any of our 20 locations but we recommend meeting our tailor if you need measured for any garment.