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Cheap suit alterations in Chicago?

Roommate and I took advantage of Jos A Banks buy 1 get 3 free offer and now have 4 suits that need to be tailored. Are there any quality places that do this for a good price (or would offer a discount for the number of items)? The store charges $40 each and has 2 week turnaround so looking for any recommendations that would be less! We're located in Streeterville but willing to travel for a good deal. [more inside]
posted by JJ987E on Aug 2, 2014 - 4 answers

Looking for Chicago-area tailors and cobblers

Everything I own is falling apart at once, and contradictory Yelp reviews have left me paralyzed when trying to figure out which Chicago-area tailors and cobblers to go to. Beyond short-term emergency repairs, I also have some more complicated long-term tailoring needs (both men's and women's clothes). Help me find people who can repair my clothing and shoes! [more inside]
posted by ubersturm on Jul 25, 2014 - 7 answers

A tale of two tailors

ChicagoFilter: I need two tailors. A cheap one for skirts and such that are out of my range to hem or take in. Also a good tailor who might be able to get me an inch on a vintage dress. [more inside]
posted by crankyrogalsky on Aug 8, 2012 - 2 answers

Funkier custom suits in Chicago?

Suits on the funkier side in Chicago? [more inside]
posted by Uncle on Mar 24, 2011 - 2 answers

Looking for a tailor in Chicago.

Chicago-filter: Can you recommend a competent and not too expensive tailor? (Bonus questions about alterations inside.) [more inside]
posted by wfrgms on May 4, 2009 - 4 answers

Quick alterations in Chicago?

I need suggestions for a place that can do quick alterations in Chicago. [more inside]
posted by Ultra Laser on Apr 9, 2009 - 2 answers

finding the perfect fit

Looking for an expert tailor in Chicago. [more inside]
posted by Jason and Laszlo on Mar 5, 2009 - 2 answers

Good looking denim hemming?

Please recommend someone to hem jeans in Chicago. I'm not that short (5'5" ish); I wear heels (2-3 inches most days), yet all my jeans are 5-6 inches too long. Have you found a tailor/drycleaner in Chicago that hems jeans without making them look disastrously altered? [more inside]
posted by crush-onastick on Jul 18, 2008 - 11 answers

Looking for an inexpensive suit in Chicago

Where can I buy a reasonably priced suit in Chicago that I need to wear on Monday and Tuesday? [more inside]
posted by rbs on Nov 27, 2007 - 13 answers

I hate trusting strangers with my clothes.

Alterations/Tailor in Chicago. Anyone have a personal recommendation? The drycleaner in my building does it, but I want to know if anyone can recommend a tailor personally. It's a dress (made of a recycled polyester with a water repellent finish) which needs some refitting through the bodice. Doesn't have to be a commercial tailor, either. If you know a good seamstress who is willing to do piecework, that's great. I just want someone I trust picking apart & resewing my dress.
posted by crush-onastick on Aug 1, 2007 - 5 answers

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