Cheung’s Tailor News!

2103, 2021

Due to recent updates regarding the COVID-19

March 21st, 2021|0 Comments

We have recently implemented some COVID-19 protocols in our tailor shop. Your health and safety, as well as the health and safety of our staff and community, is our first and most important priority. The following protocols are now in place: Clients: All clients will be screened upon arrival of [...]

2802, 2020

Setting a Budget: Shopping For a Prom Dress

February 28th, 2020|0 Comments

When shopping for a prom dress we recommend the following items first; 1. Set a budget, 2. List of local locations you’d like to visit, 3. List of online websites you’d like to order from. Setting a budget is critical in selecting the right dress and how you go about [...]

1902, 2020

How To Budget For Prom

February 19th, 2020|0 Comments

Budgeting for prom! when thinking about your budget for prom here are the break down of items we hope to recognize and ideas we have for you. Prom Group The cost with a is usually less for prom goers if they’re able to split the cost of larger buses. Keep [...]

2911, 2019

Minnesota’s Express Military Zipper Reapirs

November 29th, 2019|0 Comments

Welcome to the final installment about zippers! Zippers and typical colors - what do you have from the manufacturer and what's possible. When it comes to zipper repairs and amount of colors possible if it's from the manufacturer the stitch, colors and dyes do vary tremendously. Other variations of zipper [...]

2011, 2019

Army Service Uniform Alterations!

November 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Serving the United State Military Since 1991! Please make an appointment if you're looking to have your Army Service Uniforms altered! Military balls and inspections are happening very soon please allow for one week for normal alterations especially with the holidays next week. Quick and expedited military alterations services are [...]

911, 2019

United States Military Alterations

November 9th, 2019|0 Comments

It's that time of the year again for Military ball! Thank you to all our active and veteran military members! For 29 years Cheung's Tailor Alterations has been the go-to for all Military Tailoring needs and Alterations in Minnesota and beyond! Here are the top 10 items that generally get [...]

1803, 2018

Wear and Appearance of Army Uniforms and Insignia : Military Alterations

March 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Since 1775 with the beginning of the United States Army, as a part of the United States Armed Forces - United States Military Uniforms and dress codes have changed dramatically. Changes in the United States Uniforms include difference in technology and occasions. The following are some of the different types [...]

703, 2018

Where To Find a Prom Dress

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

It’s that exciting time of the year again to plan for prom! Learn from experts at Cheung’s Tailor Alterations, your local tailors nearby in the Twin-Cities the dos and not to dos in searching for your prom dress this year. Setting a budget: We understanding that Prom is an exciting [...]

2808, 2017

Top Ten Things Your Seamstress Does For Your Wedding Dress Alterations (Series 1)

August 28th, 2017|0 Comments

With thousands of various styles for wedding dresses there will always be the creative minds out there that wish something certain could be performed on their dress. But lets just think about the 5 most popular requests that we have performed alterations for the past decade. Then we’ll look at [...]

903, 2017

Comprehensive High School Prom Dance Dates

March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Whether it's snow days, your first dance, homecoming or your senior prom we are here to make you look amazing every step of the way! We have done our best to provide you with a comprehensive dance dates to local high schools in the Twin-Cities. Please note that you should [...]

702, 2017

Construction: A New Alteration Experience in 2017

February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Wow 2017 was a wonderful because of you! Thank you for being so supportive of small local businesses. From Georgia, Tennessee, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin to Texas our clients have come from to visit us for their tailoring and alteration needs. So in 2017 if you have not been here [...]

2501, 2017

Top Ten Things To Be Tailored: Professional Wedding Dress Alterations Nearby (Series 2)

January 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Welcome back to our second part of wedding dress alterations! Quick recap on the top 5 things brides have alterations done with their dress: Bust cups Waistline Hemming Straps Bustles Now there are of course a lot more! From creative restyling to vintage looks on their dresses let us continue [...]

1412, 2016

Winter Outdoors Gear and Garment Alterations

December 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Ever find yourself skiing and tear your jacket with a branch? Or how about the zipper splitting on your jacket? Or even dragging your snow bibs and pants on the ground? Well at Cheung's Tailor Alterations we're your number one source for all alterations and tailoring services for winter wear. [...]

2911, 2016

How Your Tailor & Alterations Should Go

November 29th, 2016|0 Comments

For the next set of blogs we will look at pricing and misconceptions of your tailoring experience and again please check out this previous article back in February we wrote about on how to choose the right tailor. So if you're ever searching out for a tailor near you, or [...]

2111, 2016

New Zipper Repair The Material Of Zippers

November 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Proper Care Of A Zipper Replacement – Changing Out An Old Zipper Ever find yourself with a broken zipper due to a variety of the following situations? Caught: Some zipper heads are too large, causing issues of fabric material to get “caught,” between the fabric and zipper. This can dislodge [...]

711, 2016

Zipper Repair Near Me – The Types of Zippers

November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Unless you’re living in the Midwest and jacket is a norm from November through March everyone has encountered a zipper in their life. Just imagine everything that is made to conveniently store together your goods, keep you warm and a variety of other things! Jacket Zippers Duffle Bag Zippers Sleeping [...]

3110, 2016

Jacket Zippers Repair Near Me – Understanding Repairs To Your Jacket

October 31st, 2016|Comments Off on Jacket Zippers Repair Near Me – Understanding Repairs To Your Jacket

Happy Halloween! In this post we'll be discussing zippers! Zippers are an integral part of our daily garments and accessories that we use. Understand the uses, materials/ types and lastly how to properly care for your zipper ensures the longevity of each piece. With the main zippers on the markets [...]

2510, 2016

Military Tailoring In Minneapolis Area, Minnesota – Army Service Uniform (ASU) Tailoring

October 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Here is a continued list of normal alteration standards for military tailoring. Please note that each unit should have the solider look and professional uniform wear. Having professional military alteration services is necessary. If the following have changed please inform your tailor during your fitting. General Uniform Suit Jacket Alterations: [...]

2010, 2016

Military Tailoring Near Me, Minnesota – Best Military Alterations Navy Uniforms

October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

When it comes to the United States Military we’ll discuss the variations of a Navy uniform from general requirements, officers, chief petty officer uniforms, to those enlisted. Naval officers and Chief Petty Officers are responsible for purchasing and maintaining uniforms appropriately that is assigned by their prescribed authority. Though there [...]

1410, 2016

Military Tailoring In Anoka County, Minnesota – Uniform Tailoring Services Near Me

October 14th, 2016|0 Comments

From the fitness uniform to what is authorized to wear the Army is held to the highest standards. The physical fitness uniform consists of the following components. Jacket, pants, trunks, t-shirt, undergarments, footwear and socks. As for the male service/ dress uniform consists of: Coat, Trousers, Shirts, Neckties, Undergarments, Belts, [...]

810, 2016

United States Military Tailor & Alterations – Army Tailor and Alterations In Minneapolis

October 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Maintaining a well-tailored uniform not only means you are the image of our United States Military, but also, the fitting and comfort along with respect that the public sees our service members in public. Known more as a soldierly appearance. Every unit and the Army over all has formal regulations [...]

410, 2016

Military Tailoring Nearby, Minnesota – United States Marines Corps (USMC) Patches

October 4th, 2016|0 Comments

At Cheung’s Tailor Alterations we provide professional United States Marine Corp Alterations. For both male and female service member uniforms, as well as civilian coats and trousers. Our 25 years of experience serving our military will ensure a quality fit and well stitched insignias. From your Marine uniforms, blazers, evening [...]

2809, 2016

Police & Fire Uniform Tailor & Alterations Near Me

September 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Our services are unmatched in the industry, with 25 years of business and 60+ years of experience our staff ensures that the quality of our work stands above the rest. Professionalism is essential in the world of policing, our patching services for your department or unit has served the finest [...]

609, 2016

Best Wedding Dress Tailors: What Is Possible For Vintage Wedding Dresses

September 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Planning on wearing your mothers or grandmothers wedding dress down the aisle? Many do, generations one after another have worn the same dresses as a wonderful tradition. But this doesn’t mean that same dresses can fit the next generation perfectly. When it comes to having the dress fit, a professional [...]

3008, 2016

Bridal Dress Alterations: Dress Shapes and tailoring

August 30th, 2016|0 Comments

An elegant beautiful wedding dress or garment is to complement your body. The curves, the size the layers, beadings, everything. But could you imagine purchasing a wedding gown that you would drown in? Bust being too large, the waist feeling too narrow? When searching for the perfect wedding dress it [...]

1608, 2016

Wedding Dress Alterations From Top to Bottom

August 16th, 2016|0 Comments

For those who have already started shopping for their wedding dresses in our next series of posts we’re educating you on the possibilities of what can be done for your dress alterations and when it comes to tailoring how to find what’s available. Obviously it would be amazing if we [...]

2007, 2016

Dress Tailors Near Me: Summer Dress Fashion Styles

July 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Want to continue to enjoy summer looking fashionable in your dresses – let Cheung’s Tailor Alterations help you with your fit! Today marks one month since summer has begun but I know it feels more like we’re half way through it. Today’s blog is dedicated to the styles of the [...]

507, 2016

Wedding Dress Tailor & Bridal Dress Alterations: Our Advice

July 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Needing your wedding dress tailored? Looking for Wedding dress alterations near you? Well at Cheung's Tailor Alterations we are continually helping the public out. Hopefully this blog piece can help your next search for a wedding dress and finding a professional wedding dress seamstress. We hope that everyone had a [...]