In the US, the average person wears only 20% of what they own. The remaining 80% is hidden away in the back of closets or get donated. What can be done about these clothes? We have a few tricks up our sleeves to transform them into something desirable.
A cherished sweater with moth holes, a good coat with stubborn food stains or ripped lining, a worn-out shirt are our dream projects. Working with our design team, and heeding to your preferences, we reinvigorate these pieces with life and freshness. Techniques include Japanese Sashiko and Boro stitches, fun hand embroideries, patchworks, natural dyeing, hand embellishment, applique, and more.
Mending services offered include:
Beading and Embellishing
Lace Applique and Overlay
We know that pricing is important when deciding to invest in prolonging the life of a garment. Here are some price guidelines:
Holes: $20 - $120 per hole depending on size
Patchwork: $96 - $180
Hand Embroidery: $126 - $300
Embroidery and Beading $180 - $300
Lace Applique and Overlay: $180 - $300
Natural Dyeing: $96 - $540
*The base prices vary according to the extent of damage, services requested, and material selection by client.
We care about the environment and use our creativity and imagination to preserve and conserve.
Shoulders on tailored jackets and coats: $180
Lining replacement: $175 - $210
Side seams: $80
Hem pants/sleeves: $35 - $55
Waistband taking in or letting out: $60
Average turnaround time is approximately 2-3 weeks, but can vary based on the extent of damage and the services requested by the client.
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