MACHINE
QUILTING
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EXPERT

ALTERATIONS

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SERVICES

Quilting

  • Pantograph Patterns

  • Custom Work

  • Free Hand

  • Non-Computerized Machine

  • Quilt Construction

  • Binding

Quilting Cost is Based on the Size of the Quilt - Call for Estimate & Turn Around Time

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Alterations

  • Hems

  • Take In / Let Out

  • Everyday Clothing

  • Formal Wear

  • Wardrobe Updates

Call for Appointment - Estimates Provided at Time of Appointment

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BEFORE

PRICING - QUILTING

Machine Quilting Prices:

Meandering

Edge to edge design with one thread color

Light Meandering

$0.0175 per square inch

(45"x60"= $47.25) (72"x90"=$113.40) (90"x108"=$170.10)

($40 minimum)

Medium Meandering

$0.0225 per square inch

(45"x60"=$60.75) (72"x90"=$148.80) (90"x108"=$218.70)

($45 minimum)

Heavy Meandering

$0.0275 per square inch

(45"x60"=$74.25) (72"x90"+$178.20) (90"x108"=$267.30)

($50 minimum)

Pantograph

Edge to edge design with one thread color

Light Quilting

$0.0200 per square inch

(45"x60"= $54.00) (72"x90"=$129.60) (90"x108"=$194.40)

($40 minimum)

Medium Quilting

$0.0250 per square inch

(45"x60"=$67.50) (72"x90"=$162.00) (90"x108"=$243.00)

($45 minimum)

Heavy Quilting

$0.0300 per square inch

(45"x60"=$81.00) (72"x90"+$194.40) (90"x108"=$291.60)

($50 minimum)

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Custom Quilting Prices:

Custom Quilting

Including: Multiple borders, echoing, stippling, thread color changes, and going around objects

Starting at

$0.0375 per square inch

(45"x60"= $101.25) (72"x90"=$243.00) (90"x108"=$364.50)

($60 minimum)

Heirloom Quilting

Includes custom quilting with the addition of cross hatching, stitch in the ditch, and trapunto

Starting at

$0.0675 per square inch

(45"x60"= $182.25) (72"x90"=$437.40) (90"x108"=$656.10)

($100 minimum)

Basting

$0.0175 per square inch ($35 minimum)

Binding

Prepared Binding

Machine Only            $0.10 per inch

Machine Finish          $0.15 per inch

Hand Finish               $0.25 per inch

Un-Prepared Binding

Machine Only            $0.15 per inch

Machine Finish          $0.25 per inch

Hand Finish               $0.30 per inch

Prepared Scalloped Bias Binding

Machine Only            $0.25 per inch

Machine Finish          $0.30 per inch

Hand Finish               $0.35 per inch

Un-Prepared Scalloped Bias Binding

Machine Only            $0.30 per inch

Machine Finish          $0.35 per inch

Hand Finish               $0.40 per inch

Repairs and Piecing

  • $40 per hour

PRICING - ALTERATIONS

Standard Alterations Prices:

  • Regular Pant Hem   

  • Blind Pant Hem          

  • Maintain Original Hem    

  • Lined Pants Hem

$30

$40

$40

$45

Specialty Alterations:

  • Hourly Rate: $60

  • 25% Deposit on alterations estimate that is non-refundable and non-transferable

Price increases effective July 1, 2022

 
 

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

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I've worked with Brenda for years on a variety of challenging alteration projects. Her skill, talent and artistry is evident each and every time. She is dependable, efficient and an all around great human being.

- Joshua E.

Thank you Brenda! Your work is magnificent and you took attention in the details! My grandmother’s quilt needed some TLC & Brenda did an amazing job with it! I highly recommend her with ALL your tailoring & repairing needs!! Thank you, Brenda! I can use this quilt in the frigid winter weather!

- Amy M.

Brenda added several inches to a bridesmaid’s dress for me when I was pregnant and couldn’t fit into the dress!! No one could even tell. Brenda is amazing!!

- Sarah, C.

 

ABOUT

Backed by over 25 years of experience with machine quilting and alterations, expert quilter and seamstress, Brenda Bergdoll provides a variety of these custom services at Brenda’s Alterations and Machine Quilting LLC at 71 Main Street in Sturbridge MA.

 

Brenda’s interest in sewing started at a very early age with her Mother, Lynnette Desourdy, who not only taught her how to sew but also instilled in her the work ethic and drive that it takes to be successful at her craft. She went from making clothing for her Barbie's to making bridesmaid's gowns, groomsmen's vests and her own wedding gown that she designed on her own. Her natural gift and talent for sewing at this young age continued to develop over the years through self teaching and while working for Laurel Wilbur, formerly of The Fabric Stash, and Pamela Hinkley formerly of Custom Sewing in Ware, MA.

 

At Brenda’s Machine Quilting & Alterations customers can expect expert services for quilting and alterations at this location in Sturbridge, MA for customers locally and throughout Central Massachusetts.

 

CONTACT

71 Main Street

Sturbridge, MA 01566

Hours:

Sunday       

Monday      

Tuesday      

Wednesday 

Thursday     

Friday          

Saturday      

Closed

Closed

9:30 AM –  4 PM

9:30 AM – 4 PM

9:30 AM – 4 PM

9:30 AM – 4 PM

9:30 AM – 12 PM