IN FITTING FASHION

How to Raise the Neckline of a Cowl Neck

Jul 16, 2019
 

This week I'm putting the spotlight on the Cool Cowl tank.  It's a quick and satisfying project designed specifically for knit fabrics and a D bust cup size. This top features a front cowl neckline and sleeveless styling; perfect for...

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How to Adjust Shoulder Width on a Garment with Straps

Jul 09, 2019
 

This week I wanted to revive a video I did a while back on how to adjust the shoulder width on a garment with straps [featuring the In-House Patterns Sophie dress].

I often see and hear comments on how making shoulder adjustments is hard, but...

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How to Adjust Shoulder Width on a Garment with Sleeves

Jul 09, 2019
 

Here's another revival of a past video that contains some valuable information about adjusting for shoulder width on a garment with sleeves.

The method I share in this video requires no change to the sleeve but be sure to watch the whole...

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How to Alter for a Forward Shoulder on a Raglan Sleeve

Jun 25, 2019
 

I’m wrapping up this month’s video series on raglan sleeves today so if you missed any of the previous tutorials, I suggest you watch them. I’m pretty sure you’re going to find some new to you information inside.

How to...

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How to Alter the Bicep on a Raglan Sleeve

Jun 18, 2019
 

This week we’re continuing on the topic of raglan sleeves. In the first video of the series I showed you how a raglan sleeve is created. In the second video I showed you how to alter for a square or sloping shoulder. This week I’m...

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How to Alter for a Square or Sloping Shoulder on a Raglan Sleeve

Jun 11, 2019
 

This month we’re talking all things raglan sleeves. Last week I showed you how a raglan sleeve is created from a basic pattern block so that you can more clearly understand how to make them fit you. This week I’m going to show you the...

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How to Create a Raglan Sleeve

Jun 04, 2019
 

Recently I’ve gotten some great questions about how to fit raglan sleeves so I thought I’d put together a video series all about them. This week, I’m going to show you how raglan sleeves are developed because understanding that...

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How to Solve Knit Fitting Issues-Part 2

Apr 30, 2019
 

This week we’re continuing the Fitting Knits video series. If you happen to missed the previous episodes, you can find them HERE.

Today I'm going to address those diagonal draglines at the side of the bust and that excess fabric at the...

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How to Solve Knit Fitting Issues-Part I

Apr 23, 2019
 

Remember last week when we talked about how to diagnose knit fitting issues? Well this week we’re going to solve them! We’re going to continue on with Robin’s sample and take the fitting assessment to the next step.

Before we...

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How to Diagnose Knit Fitting Issues

Apr 16, 2019
 

Welcome to video #2 of the Fitting Knits video series!

Last week you got an inside peak at my online course The Custom Stretch Knit Bodice Block and I showed you how to determine the stretch ratio of your fabric which is an important first step...

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