42 years in business and still loving it!!

Alterations of all fine formal wear..brides, bridesmaids, proms, mothers of brides,etc

  Formal wear Alterations

 Brides Maid, Maid of Honor, & Moms Gown Alteration costs

Hems are $30-$40 1st layer
$10 Each additional layer

Hem from waist $50-$70

Take in and let out under arm is 


Corset added is $80-95 

Strap or halter adjustment $18

Shawl creation $20 ( you supply fabric of  2.5 yards)

Bridal gown alterations

 This are "average" prices only.  
Your gown may be more or less,
depending on the fabric,it was made & the beadwork.

               BRIDAL gowns - 

Average hem price  is $90- 125

Gowns needing raised at the waist $95-$125

Take ins or Let outs at seams $30-60

American Bustle $90-110

French Bustle $90Under $90

Sleeves or straps adjusted $20-$30   

Bead repair 

Corset added $95  if the gown is way too tight, I can take the zipper out and put in a corset)

Gown steaming for bridal gowns is $35+

Bridal Gown Shawl Creation $25(you provide fabric 2.5 yards)

BRA cups in for $20 - (cups included) 


Welcome to ALTERATIONS BY DAWN, a seamstress, tailor and clothing design specialist in Hagerstown, Md and surrounding areas by appointment only

       My workmanship is outstanding, my turnaround fantastic and the prices are excellent.You wont be disappointed. I hope to see you  soon!!  Dawn Brooky


garters with every bridal gown altered.....

one to keep and one to throw!!!!