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 tailors, with over 35 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 at:

  • Hemming of dresses, skirts and pants $16
  • Letting out and taking in of dresses, skirts and pants $20.00 
  • Shorten or lengthen pant or skirt hem: $16
  • Taper unlined pant legs: $16
  • Shorten sleeves on shirt/coat/jacket: $21
  • Take in or let out waistband of pants or skirt: $16
  • Nip in fabric around hips on pant, skirt or dress: $21
  • Replacing a zipper: $20
  • Replacing buttons or fasteners (not zippers): $1.25 per button/fastener 
  • Repairing fabric tears: Price varies based on garment type and location of repair
  • Patching jacket elbows: Price varies based on extent of repair
  • Repairing and altering leather jackets and pants: Price varies based on extent of repair
  • Repairing quilts: Price varies based on extent of repair

You may take your item(s) to any of our convenient locations.  However, if you need measured or help with any alteration or repair, you’ll need to bring the garment to our main location at 8071 Knue Road, Indianapolis, IN  46250 for a consultation. There, we have a private room for fittings.  We can even keep your measurements and preferences on file for future alterations.