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January 19, 2011 @ 08:30 PM
tidop

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Join Date: Mar 2010

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anybody got any tailor recommendations or places to avoid for hemming jeans in vancouver? thinkin of getting an original hem for my N&Fs.

thanks
January 20, 2011 @ 12:04 AM
noop.

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Join Date: May 2009

Location: 604

why get original hem? theres hardly a point for that with raw denim
January 20, 2011 @ 01:16 AM
tidop

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Join Date: Mar 2010

Location: \x/estcoast

what kind would you recommend? i'm not familiar with the types of hem avaliable, and original hem was just one that i saw.
January 20, 2011 @ 01:10 PM
huynh

Post: 751

Join Date: Aug 2009

Location: Vancouver

A lot of people say Albert's Tailor Alterations located downtown (712 Robson Street #1) is pretty good but I also hear he's stuck in the old-fashioned fit so it might be difficult to say get a taper or something taken in.

I hear Stitch It in Richmond Centre Mall does a good job.
January 22, 2011 @ 04:22 PM
vnctyorgnl

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Albert is the shit. he knows what he's doing
January 22, 2011 @ 05:01 PM
Wurldwide

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Join Date: Aug 2008

Location: Vancouver, BC

Albert is the shit. he knows what he's doing


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albert's been hemming/tapering/repairing all my jeans, took in the sleeves for one of my jackets and did a fantastic job every single time

and he does chainstitching
January 22, 2011 @ 06:13 PM
KOpunch

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^^ HOw much? lol
January 23, 2011 @ 12:49 AM
_SHiFT

Post: 42

Join Date: May 2010

Location: Vancity

^^ HOw much? lol


I got a pair of 501XX tapered down the inseam for $24 I think.. and $12 for a crotch blowout repair, both done wonderfully.
January 23, 2011 @ 04:24 AM
Wurldwide

Post: 677

Join Date: Aug 2008

Location: Vancouver, BC

^^ HOw much? lol


taper + hem + repair on a button and a little knick + taking in the sleeves of a jacket cost like 60 all together

recent repair cost 20.. reinforced crotch area and restitching some broken stitches
January 23, 2011 @ 10:43 AM
blazingazn

Post: 230

Join Date: Sep 2010

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albert's been hemming/tapering/repairing all my jeans, took in the sleeves for one of my jackets and did a fantastic job every single time

and he does chainstitching


how much was the chainstitching.
January 23, 2011 @ 08:11 PM
huynh

Post: 751

Join Date: Aug 2009

Location: Vancouver

Albert's Tailor Alterations
712 Robson Street #1
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1A2
(604) 683-2890
January 25, 2011 @ 08:19 PM
tidop

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Join Date: Mar 2010

Location: \x/estcoast

thanks y'all.
February 23, 2011 @ 07:52 PM
blazingazn

Post: 230

Join Date: Sep 2010

dope Albert sounds awesome.

i'll be getting my NF broken twill hemmed there.

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