Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Top 3 dressmaker Jobs

  • Fitter and Dressmaker - Lord and Taylor - Hudson's Bay Company - Boca Raton, FL

    Taking measurements of male and female customers • Communicating with store executive team & sales associate • Utilize alterations equipment

  • Seamstress - Nesco Resource - Lutz, FL

    You would use a machine for most of the sewing, but finish detailed work, such as beading or embroidery, by hand. Seamstress/Dressmakerscould also

  • Lord and Taylor Tailor_Fitter and Dressmaker - Hudson's Bay - Eatontown, NJ

    Taking measurements of male and female customers • Communicating with store executive team & sales associate • Utilize alterations equipment

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What They Do

Design, make, alter, repair, or fit garments.


Tailor, dressmaker, and custom sewer Salaries


Job Outlook for Tailors, dressmakers, and custom sewers

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*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. Used by permission.

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