In Fitting Fashion
Oct 16, 2016
I've got a new video for you!
This video covers three ways to make a sway back adjustment for patterns without a waist seam. I think there's one in there you've never seen before.
Aug 19, 2016
Here's the video you've been waiting for! This one shows you the method I use to make a bust adjustment on a dartless bodice. I'm using the scaled version of a knit bodice sloper. As always would love to get your feedback, so post a comment! If you've tried it I'd love to hear how it worked out for you.
Aug 12, 2016
It seems that there are still some questions floating around about my first video, so I thought it is best to clear them up right away. Here is another video explaining how to make the same full bust adjustment to a pattern with a side bust dart. Next week I will also be sharing my technique of making a full bust adjustment on a dartless pattern, so be sure to come back and check that out. For now, let's deal with the full bust adjustment for a pattern with a side bust dart.
Apr 28, 2016
I've made a video for you! I demonstrate two possibly new to you ways of making a full bust adjustment without adding waist girth. Check it out and let me know what you think!
Mar 28, 2016
Do you remember a time when you could take any sewing pattern right out of the envelope and it would fit? I do! It was glorious! No measuring, no adjustments…not a thing to do but cut and sew… …or… perhaps I didn’t really know any better. Maybe I wasn’t as fussy, maybe the styles of the time were more forgiving, maybe my 8 years as a fit technician make me see things a lot differently now. Whatever the case, those times have disappeared. I am fussy about fit. Weird pulls, pooling fabric and draglines make me crazy! Even when I...