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"August 28, 2015: I brought a small rug to be cleaned two weeks ago, August 11, 2015. They did not call me to let me know that my rug was ready. I dropped in yesterday," August 28, 2011 to check the progress of my rug. I gave them my ticket and they tried to give me someone else's dirty rug. (Dirt fell off of the rug onto the counter). I told them that that was not my rug. They looked for my rug for at least 20 minutes and could not find it. I asked them for my money back and the value of the rug. They also cleaned a
jacket. I had paid for the jacket and the rug. They gave me my money back for the cleaning price of the rug. I told them that I wanted $30 for the value of the rug. They refused. They also refused to give my receipt back so I had nothing to prove that I had been there at all. I left but I told them that I would be back. August 29, 2015: I went back to the cleaners with my husband. They were a little more receptive. I had a picture of the rug because I have another one just like it at home. The woman at the desk said that she still did not know where my rug was. She said that I could fill out a claim. The manager came and found my rug. It was not clean so I left with it without further payment.

-Robert M.

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"I went to the shop today to have my daughter's homecoming dress altered for next Saturday. We were met at the front door by a woman who was not happy to see" us holding a formal dress. She said there was "no way" they could work on the dress and "didn't we see all the dresses hanging up that needed alterations" as if she should have known better than to ask. Clothes are in piles all over the floor in the cramped shop. When I asked if
was there she pointed to the next room where he was sitting. He never even came out to
us. Apparently if you have a couple of weeks to wait on your alterations, this is the place for you. Luckily we found someone else who told us there would be no problem with our deadline but they are going to press it for us too!

-KAREN W.

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Alteration services

Whether you need a pair of pants hemmed, a zipper repaired or a suit of clothing made to fit, consider the services of a highly rated seamstress or tailor. Alteration experts provide a range of services.

Trevor Furbay (left) purchased Romualdo’s Custom Tailoring in 1999 from master tailor Romualdo Pelle (right). (Photo by Rod Vesper)
Alterations/Sewing/Decorating

Professional alteration experts sew dresses, suits, jeans, shirts and household items to tailor to your style and fit.

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One of the common complaints we see on Angie’s List in the alterations category is that clothes are not altered in time. Don’t wait until a week before school starts to get those clothes fitted properly because they might have a back to school rush. Keep in mind shops may also be busy this time of year with wedding alterations.

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You would have to have a shoe repair shop evaluate them - some heels are hollow except at the tip so you might not be able to shorten them and retain the necessary strength - others are solid, so he would have to look at them. Might be able to just remove heel cap, cut down, and put heel cap back on.

 

Bear in mind that cutting the heels down will rock the shoe "backwards", so you will be walking on sole further back on the shoe - if the unthickened sole part betweenthe heel and the ball of the foot would be walked on because of this, you might have to pay him to add leather there to, which might mean resoling the entire shoe - could get pricey, if these are not worth hundreds of $.

 

As for evaluating a shoe repai place - only thing I can think is if these are pricey shoes, call store and see if they recommend a particular place. Otherwise Search Angies List for sheo repair places and reviews.

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Clothing Alteration reviews in Newark

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She was very efficient. Had me try on dress and pinned it. She worked with my short time line to make sure the dress would be ready in plenty of time. Got the dress back on time and it fit perfectly.
- Jackie S.
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is an excellent seamstress. She is very busy, however she had my articles of clothing done within two days! She hemmed 3 blouses and a pain of
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. Two blouses were lace with a lining, very hard to do. The
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had to be taken in all through the legs to tighten them, sounds easy but the
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are stretchy material. She does exactly what, and how you tell her you want it done. Very pleased with her work. I don't mind driving several miles to get her expert services. Also, very reasonably priced!
- Michelle L.
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I first found
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on a well known website in which she described her alteration, sewing, custom work and interior design. We talked by phone first and I found her very agreeable and a type of personality I thought I could work with--boy was I right on!
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came initially to solve the issues surrounding fitting affordable online canvas drapes in front of plantation shutters due to the beating sun in our ruthless desert conditions. Within short order she knew what she needed to do, explained it to me and then removed the drapes to take to her home to adjust and sew accordingly. She returned and climbed the ladder and re-installed the drapes which now hang wonderfully well! To think I almost gave up hope on them.
While here the first time I realized she could also help me with another problem--getting several pairs of women's slacks hemmed. I needed some for an upcoming trip and she had them (9 pairs) ready within a week. They were perfect!
Since I've seen what's possible with one challenging patio door's covering, I asked her to find the right material to complete the window treatment of another patio door, challenging in yet another way. To that end she has a good idea of what she needs to do, has bought the fabric and is sewing between my demands (and others) of her time with other pressing projects.
On a subsequent visit I asked her to help solve another problem. I have a lovely vintage quilt that we use on our CalKing bed but it leaves us fighting over every inch due to the historically smaller sizes of quilts generally. I asked her to use her imagination to create something along the lines of an extension all the way around 3 sides that would be similarly 'quilted' by machine lightly and sewn into the last seam of the existing quilt. She had just the idea of how to handle this 'flounce' for lack of a better word that will now give us greater utility of this heirloom piece without fighting so much.
Since I saw how well
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could handle this (working with vintage textiles) and creates such products on her own, I felt she could easily manage finishing the quilting process of 2 children's quilts. That is, I purchased 2 quilt tops online (auction) that were begging for completion. I wasn't sure anyone locally could tackle something like this. Mostly I think of quilters back east, south, midwest or plains.
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's got it all figured out and is completing them as I write. Another problem solved!
Without a doubt, the biggest and most challenging project I've asked her to help with is Organizing my Home! We are doing this working together but I don't know who I could have turned to with prior knowledge of whether I would easily get along with a stranger in my closet, for example like
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! I gave her the basic parameters of not letting me off the hook. Since I've lost weight and don't want a 'safety' supply of clothes to fall back to I needed someone's help with action-oriented questions. She's a real pro this way too! So far, I've filled 2 large tubs for consignment stores (items still with tags that I couldn't find in that overstuffed
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of a closet), and 6 lawn/trash black bags stuffed full for
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store donation. She would ask, sort, fold, and those that remained 'survivors' of the process, she would carefully re-hang and position them by an organizational approach that she felt would work for me. Wow oh WOW. I felt like a million dollars watching those pieces of once-loved clothing march out my door for another
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at life. I was never able to do this by myself, was too embarrassed to ask friends, and loving spouse was no help at all.
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, however, was not stymied, in fact, she said she loves helping with Home Organization challenges.
So, with one thing leading to another, after we tackle belts, scarves, purses and shoes, we will turn to the always overstuffed Linen Closet, Coat Closet, and the formidable Kitchen Cabinets! I'm so glad I found
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and that she's so easy to work with, trustworthy, and efficient! I highly recommend
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to you without reservation!
- Jen B.
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did a great job. She has a small but busy shop on the main throughfare here in Cape Coral. Her shop is full of clothes so I suspect she keeps busy.
- Robert S.
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it went very smoothly. The clothes were beautifully done. They looked brand new. I have had the coat for many years and have found that it is not easy to clean but they did a great job.
- Teg K.
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My Mom needed an outfit for my daughter's wedding. She had a beautiful three piece gold suit in her closet that hadn't been worn. The jacket fit perfectly but the top and skirt were now too big.
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took in the sides of the skirt, took in the front of the top, raised the shoulders, and added straps to hold the bra strap in place. She did a great job. The suit fit my Mom perfectly after the alterations. The day of the wedding my Mom looked stunning in her gold suit.
I also want to comment on the shop being closed. I contacted
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the day before she was heading out on vacation. She gave me the first appointment for the Saturday she returned. That was perfect. Went in on
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11th and my Mom's suit was ready on
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24th.
I know where to go in the future if I need alterations.
- Yvette T.
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The service was quick. The quality and price were just outstanding!!! After this very positive experience, I brought my dress in to be shortened. Again,
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provided a superb quality service (all done only by hand since the dress needed to stretch). I paid
only $21.00 for this excellent work.
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is both - a wonderful professional and a wonderful person.

- Jiri M.
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I took a pair of pants in with a short rip in a seam. She fixed it right away and observed a problem with a pocket that she also fixed. It was a small job for which I was charged little, yet she did it immediately. Great service.
- Susan F.

Tailors in Newark, NJ

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a & a design

23 White Birch Cir

A Better Design Interiors

41 Pine St.
Rockaway

a step ahead

1115 High Ridge Rd

AFEY INTERNATIONAL INC

29 CEDAR ST
Newark

Armanios Upholstery & Interior, LLC

12 Godwin Ave.
Midland Park

ATELIER PERFECT STITCH

135 ROUTE 9 SOUTH
Englishtown

AZAZ TAILOR & ALTERATIONS

526 bLOOMFIELD AVE
Verona

B & J CUSTOM TAILORS

26 DIAMOND SPRING RD
Denville

Baron Design Inc.

315 Seventh Avenue

Bayshore Awnings

Bay Ave
Middletown

Beautiful Windows By Michele

11 Paterson Ave
Midland Park

Bergen Linen

60 Oak Street
Hackensack

Big Apple Cleaners

668 Fulton St

BRANFORD TAILOR SHOP

34 BRANFORD PL
Newark

BRIDAL CENTER BOUTIQUE

253 STATE ROUTE 18 SOUTH
East Brunswick

Cafe Nunez

240 west 35th

CALICO CORNERS

657 East Main St

CALICO CORNERS

752 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills

Concepts in Colors

288 Cardiff Drive
Morganville

CUSTOM SHIRTS BY BEN BARBER

5707 New Utrecht Ave

Custom SlipCovers

305 osborne Terrace
Newark

DAVID LANCE NEW YORK

19 East 71ST Street

David's Bridal - Freehold

3633 Route 9 N
Freehold

Davids Bridal

5290 Sunrise Hwy

Designs Advantage

97 Monroe St.
Garfield

Dina's Cleaners

2697 Merrick Rd

E41 Group

Morris Plains

Ella's Design Studio, LLC

490 Mamaroneck Ave

EmbroidMe

2600 South Rd

EMPIRE DRY CLEANERS

112 ELM ST
Newark

ESSEX CLEANERS & TAILORS

355 AVON AVE
Newark

European Needle LLC

513 Main Street

FERNANDO'S TAILOR & CLEANER

228 PARKER ST
Newark

Fit'N Fashion Tailors & Cleaners

39 W. Pleasant Ave
Maywood

FOLLIA BRIDAL BOUTIQUE

170 E. Post Road

GAMBERT SHIP CORP

237 WASHINGTON ST
Newark

Gaskin Feurich Designs

193 Clinton Avenue

GATEWAY PLAZA CLEANERS

PENN STATION K MAIN LEVEL
Newark

H D COHEN & CO

33 WILLIAM ST
Newark

Hallak Cleaners the Couture Cleaner

172 Johnson Ave
Hackensack

JOYCE & ANDREA'S PLACE

14 BRANFORD PL
Newark

Keith Lloyd Couture

115 E 57th Street

Kent Dry Cleaners

20 N 5th Street

Kimera

366 Atlantic Ave

KRB Fashions

2288 State Rte 208

L & Y DRY CLEANERS

16 S VALLEY RD
West Orange

L GAMBERT SHIRTS LLC

61 FREEMAN ST
Newark

LA BELLE BOUTIQUE

154 DANFORTH AVE
Jersey City

LANERA DECORATING

801 E BOSTON POST RD

LEE'S TAILORING SHOP

14 BRANFORD PL
Newark

LEO CLEANERS

42 BRANFORD PL
Newark

Long Hill Auto Services, Inc.

1905 Long Hill Rd
Millington

M & N Screen Print & Embroidery

498 Kinderkamack Rd
River Edge

McCoys Upholstery

69-14 49th Ave

Metropolitan Window Fashions at Fabricland

855 Route 22
North Plainfield

Mr Mort Cleaners

17-01 Broadway
Fair Lawn

MyCleanClothes.com

3501 30th Ave. STE. 405

NEW PORTUGESE CLEANERS

168 1/2 ADAMS ST
Newark

Norpal Interior Decorating Llc

127 tunxis hill road

Nova Custom Printing

149 Madison Ave

PackandSeal.com

55 Randolph Avenue
Avenel

Patricia Del Castillo

98 Newtown Lane

Ravis Custom Tailors

244 Madison Ave suite 273

Sanchez Tailor Boutique

324 Hillside Ave

Savvi Formalwear by Sarno & Son

38 Rt. 10 West
Succasunna

SBC Interiors, LLC

Short Hills, NJ
Short Hills

SDIB GROUP Corp

60 Hunnewell ave

SEAFARER CANVAS

45 Calf Pasture Beach Rd

Sew What!?

618 Milltown Rd

String Theory

54 Christie Place

TAILOR SHOP

81 BLOOMFIELD AVE
Newark

The Grateful Thread

1350 rt 33
Farmingdale

The Work Room

160 Van Brunt Street

Tznius Princess

1023 Avenue J

U Got The Look

290 Dixon Avenue

United Decorators

1486 Coney Is Ave

Vicanto Upholstery & Woodwork

136 34th Street
Union City

We Clean Window Treatments

41 Pine Street
Rockaway Boro

WL Interiors

100 US Highway 46E
Lodi

ZIG-ZAG BOUTIQUE

58 WILSON AVE
Newark
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