How long does it take to get a suit tailored?
Expect in between six to eight weeks at most. If your tailor has many other clients, it can take a while to get the job completed. In the best-case scenario it may only take two weeks to get the job done. Make sure to plan ahead for at least a two-week allowance for the suit to get tailored.
How much does it cost to be tailored?
Dresses & Skirts
|Hem with Pleats/Details||$35 – $45|
|Slim||$25 – $45|
|Shorten Sleeves||$15 – $25|
|Shorten Sleeves (Detailed Cuff)||$25 – $35|
How long do suits last?
How long should a good suit last? This an impossible question to answer as it depends on how many suits you own and how well you look after them but as a general guide, anything between 3 and 8 years.
How much is a MTM suit?
Nowadays, prices for MTM suits range from as low as $350 to as high as $1500. At least one round of alterations should be included in that price. If it isn’t, find a different company to work with.
Can a suit be tailored to slim fit?
A slim-fitting suit that fits the contours of the body more closely has a clean, tailored look. You can alter a suit to your proportions and save money by not having to buy a new one. Have someone else (preferably a tailor) measure your chest, arms, inseam, waist and neck.
How fast can I get a suit at Men’s Wearhouse?
Your tux or suit should arrive at your door roughly 7 days before your event. Once you have your tux or suit, try it right away. If anything’s off in fit or quality, we’ll replace it for free. And rest assured, we’re here by phone, email, and chat.
Does Men’s Wearhouse do same day alterations?
We offer same-day hemming if you purchase a pair of slacks at any Men’s Wearhouse store. If you need immediate attention, our tailors will hem your pants while you wait. Any other basic alterations can usually be handled within 24 hours of your request.
Do you pay a tailor before or after?
If you are unsure about the seamstress, then take the dress elsewhere, or pay up front. The store I’m having my alterations done requires payment on the 2nd fitting and I feel comfortable with that. I had to pay in full for mine as well before they were done.
Do you tip for alterations?
Dress Fitter, Alterations or Seamstress
It is not customary to tip for fitting services, but if you’re thrilled with your final fitting and are feeling generous, $15 to $30 is an appropriate amount to give your seamstress when you pick up your dress.
How long do tailors usually take?
Basic clothing alterations, like hems, can take anywhere from 3-5 days to a week, depending on how busy your tailor is.
How often should you replace suits?
The average man buys a new suit every two and a half to three years, according to national retail research firm NPD. We get it, it’s not a cheap investment, and not one you’d like to have to make more often than necessary.