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FITTING FUNDAMENTALS: How to Assess Fitting Issues-Some Guidelines to Follow

fitting fundamentals Apr 25, 2017

And here it is! The fourth and final video in the Fitting Fundamentals series.  If you've missed the first few, click the links below to get started.

FITTING FUNDAMENTALS:  Why Fitting is Difficult and How to Make it Easier

FITTING FUNDAMENTALS:  Three Fitting Methods to Improve Your Fitting

FITTING FUNDAMENTALS:  The First Fitting Session-How to Prepare Yourself and the Garment

Today's video is all about fit assessment.  I’m going to show you what good fit looks like, how to recognize fitting issues and the fitting order to follow that will keep everything on track.

Watch now to see it in action!

As I mentioned in the video, you can download The Good Fit Checklist absolutely FREE.  Just click on the image below to get started.

I hope this video and the entire series has given you some idea of how to get a successful start with fitting your sewing projects. If you're new to fitting, start with something simple so you can get a "win"...

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FITTING FUNDAMENTALS: The First Fitting Session - How to Prepare Yourself and Your Garment

fitting fundamentals Apr 18, 2017

Welcome, to the third video in the Fitting Fundamentals series!

If you’ve missed the first few videos, just click the links below:

FITTING FUNDAMENTALS:  Why Fitting is Difficult and How to Make it Easier

FITTING FUNDAMENTALS:  Three Fitting Methods to Improve Your Fitting

Today's video is all about preparing for the first fitting session.  Now, you’re probably thinking “what’s to prepare, just sew it up and take a look” right? Well, I’m going to suggest you do a little bit more than that to make sure that the first sample you create fits relatively well and if it's not quite there, you'll be able to assess the fit more quickly and easily.  

Watch now to find out how.

As I mentioned in the video, you can download The Pattern Measurement Worksheet absolutely FREE. Click the image below to get started.

If you have a few thoughts to share, just comment below. If you'd like to join the conversation in the...

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FITTING FUNDAMENTALS: Three Fitting Methods to Improve Your Fitting

fitting fundamentals Apr 11, 2017

Here is the second instalment of this month's series on Fitting Fundamentals.

If you missed the first, just click here.

Today's video discusses the three fitting methods that will help you assess the fit of your garment.  Each one of these methods is usually discussed on their own but I'm going to suggest we use them in combination. Watch the video to learn how to to do that. If you have some of your own tips and tricks you'd like to share please do so in the comments!

Enjoy!

As I mentioned in the video, you can download The Perfect Fit Guide absolutely FREE. Click the image below to get started.

Here are the other resources I mentioned:

Create the Perfect Fit, Joi Mahon

Pants For Real People, Patti Palmer

The Complete Photo Guide to Perfect Fitting, Sarah Veblen

Palmer Pletsch Fitting Order for Tops FREE PDF

Palmer Pletsch Tissue Fitting Alteration Worksheet FREE PDF

 

All My Best,

Alexandra

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FITTING FUNDAMENTALS: Why Fitting is Difficult and How to Make it Easier

fitting fundamentals Apr 04, 2017

Throughout the month of April, I'll be presenting some of the essential information you need to improve your fitting skills in a series I'm calling Fitting Fundamentals. Today's video discusses the four reasons fitting is difficult and gives you some strategies that will make it easier for you.

Enjoy! 

As I mentioned in the video, you can download a FREE mini guide to photographing your sewing projects for accurate fit assessment. Click the image below to get started.

If you'd like to join the In-House Patterns Studio community, visit the new Facebook group. I'll meet you there to let you in!

All My Best,

Alexandra

 

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