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Susan Simms


Contact us

Call: 530 877 7203

Text: 530 717 9675

Home Office

814 Roe Rd

Paradise CA 95969

Days and hours

Mon -Fri

10am -4pm

Please call or text to verify as days and hours are subject to change

Contact us via

Text: 530 717 9675 or

Call: 530 877 7203

Craftysewingsue Custom Seamstress

We understand how most people feel about the Corona Virus and we have taken steps into making sure every ones health is important to us in keeping everything sanitized and cleaned at all times.

You can email us at [email protected] for more info

We are asking for appointments ONLY.

Thank you

The Paradise Chambers of commerce has the following directory​

We want to thank every one for supporting this small business.

We also Offer

In Home Service

This Service is for persons who are not able to travel due to medical disabilities. Only in Paradise and Magalia, We travel to and from the home where we will assist you in what you need altered, hemmed or work required to your garments, we then take back to the shop and drop off to you at a convenient time or when the job is done. Appointments are required for this service

Surround yourself with a natural home setting, yes this is a home base business located in a small town called Paradise CA, we are approximately 90 miles North of Sacramento. Enjoy the comforts of feeling like your at home, craftysewing has been serving the Paradise, Chico and Magalia residence since 2012.

Susan Simms (aka) Craftysewingsue has over 40+ years of experience in the Textile and Fashion Industry as well as alterations in the Bridal, Lingerie, Swim Wear and Under Garment Industries.

All alterations, mending, repair, custom clothing, textile design, pattern creating, re-style, re-size, sewing lesson (private or group), costumes, prom alterations, wedding dress alterations, bridesmaid dress alterations,zipper replacement, seam repair, patches, button holes, buttons, vintage clothing repairs and sewing machine cleaning are available on site.

Civil War Re-Enactments and Pre-19th Century attire are required to give at least two months notice as there are other jobs and projects and in order to get your items created and made in time for your events.

We also make cushion covers, pillow covers for outdoor and indoor furniture, customer supplies all the fabrics, notions, zippers and piping and we do all the rest.

Fashion industries change from year to year and some time you may have that old favorite from years ago that you can not part with, this is where a seamstress can help and re-create your wardrobe.

Also those old worn out T-shirts, you don't need to throw them out, seamstress' can re-purpose those T-shirts into Memory Blankets or Memory Pillows.

Craftysewingsue also volunteers her time in the not so busy days to make Sleeping Angel Dresses, these little garments are made from Wedding dresses that have been donated by persons in the community of Paradise and Magalia. For more information please contact us and we can send you the details of where to send the dress.

Click to Donate your Wedding Dress for a wonderful cause