Does Pat's Apparel require appointments for alterations?
We alter formal dresses including; wedding, bridesmaid, prom, homecoming, cocktail and evening wear by appointment only. Please call, fill out our appointment request form, or message us through Facebook to make your appointment.
Do you buy dresses?
NO. We do not buy dresses, we consign them. For a copy of our consignment contract please click here.
Where can I find a wedding calendar checklist?
We have provided a downloadable calendar below. Just click download file.
How much do alterations cost for…
Starting at $65 to take in 2 side seams per area (bust, hips, etc.) and $65 to hem the overskirt. $35 to hem each layer of underskirts and $33, per layer, to cut layers of net. Overskirts with scalloped hems start at $80 and those with large appliques at bottom can be as much as $165 for the overskirt. These are estimates and other design features (applique, beading, etc.) can cost more to alter. American bustles start at $35 and French bustles start at $85.
Bridesmaid, Mother of the Bride/Groom Dress
Starting at $50 to take in 2 side seams per area (bust, hips, etc.) and $50 to hem the overskirt and $25 to hem each layer under the overskirt.
This is a basic list of what we charge. If you have a specific request please do not hesitate to contact us and we can schedule you for a quote!