Sue's Custom Sewing

Expert Alterations, Specializing In Evening & Prom Dresses


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Alter

I can help you with anything you need that requires sewing. Altering dresses for Bridesmaids, Proms, Evening. Hems and alterations for clothes.

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Create

Let me bring your ideas to life. Small business production runs. Creating prototypes for entrepreneurs

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Teach

I offer sewing lessons for all ages and skill levels. Learn how to sew clothes or do your own alterations

"Sue is an outstanding seamstress. She is so accommodating when alterations are needed in a hurry. She is very easy to get in touch with for dropping off and picking up clothes. I am a petite person who needs many alterations and I am so glad that I found her!!"
“Sue has altered everything from prom dresses to boys suits to work clothes to wedding attire for me and my family and the work is always meticulous. Her great work is always completed on time and when promised. You will not regret using her services for any alteration!”
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About Me

Hi! My name is Sue and I have been sewing since I was 11 years old. The hobby immediately raced through my blood and I found my passion at this young age. Spending endless hours in the basement of my house I created all my own clothes. In fact, I prided myself on the fact that nothing I owned was store bought. Oh, I loved to hear the comments from friends, family and acquaintances – “You MADE that!”

During college I spent all my summers and vacations working for a fabric store called “Stretch and Sew.” It was there that I learned how to work with stretch fabrics – which were ‘new’ at the time. I made T-shirts, bathing suits and yes even underwear! Now I could REALLY say that I made everything I wore.

After college I worked in the production end of the wholesale clothing business. I attended the Fashion Institute of Technology on a part time basis where I studied pattern making. At work, I would sneak into the back whenever I had a chance to hang out with the sample makers and pattern makers soaking in everything they would teach me.

Returning to work after a 12 year hiatus to raise my two wonderful children, I was fortunate to find a job at the American headquarters of Janome – the largest home sewing machine manufacturer in the world. It was at Janome that I learned the wonderful art of quilt making. I am now the proud owner of 5 Janome sewing machines including an embroidery machine which enables my creations to be endless!!

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My Services

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Contact Me

Text me or shoot me an email

Sue Weisberger
sue.weisberger@gmail.com
160 Ticonderoga Terrace
Wayne, NJ 07470
973-333-1168

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