IN FITTING FASHION

Fitting and Sewing Tutorial Round Up

Aug 14, 2018

OK so, truth be told, I'm taking a little break from filming this week.

You see, I know you may not have been keeping up with the weekly posts, after all you have a life to live and it doesn't always involve your sewing hobby. So I'm declaring...

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The Prominent Shoulder Blade Adjustment

Aug 07, 2018
 

Over the last couple of weeks, we've been talking about fitting the back.

Last week I demonstrated how to assess the muslin and adjust your pattern for a rounded back fitting issue.

This week I want to show you how to adjust for a prominent...

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The Rounded Back Adjustment

Jul 31, 2018
 

Last week that we talked about fitting the back and I demonstrated a little draping lesson to show you how important the back shoulder dart is to achieving a good fit.

This week, I want to continue the conversation about fitting the back...

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Quick Tips for Patterns that Fit: Neckline Balance

Jun 12, 2018
 

This week I wanted to continue the conversation about neckline fitting so in this video I'm talking about the gaping front neckline and a method of correcting it that you may not have seen before. 

When you start drafting...

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Quick Tips for Patterns that Fit: The Forward Neck Adjustment

Jun 05, 2018
 

This week's Quick Tip is all about adjusting your pattern for a forward neck position. This adjustment is usually required as we advance in age but as we continue to dedicate a large part of our day to digital devices, it's becoming more...

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Why the Front Pattern is Wider than the Back

Mar 01, 2018
 

For my more advanced sewing enthusiasts, this weeks video may be a little on the obvious side but I find that I get this question a lot so I thought I would cover it for those of you who are new to pattern making and fitting. 

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Quick Tips for Patterns that Fit: Troubleshooting Your Bicep Girth Adjustment

Feb 06, 2018
 

Recently I got an email from Gigi. She shared a lovely compliment, made a very valid comment about a blog post I did some time ago and asked a very good question. She suggested that her struggle with bicep girth adjustments was shared by...

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Quick Tips for Patterns that Fit: How Patterns Work

Jan 30, 2018
 

This week I have a follow up video to Four Things that Will Get You to a Better Fit Faster. If you didn't catch that one you might want to watch it before diving into this one.

In this week's video I'll show you how to choose...

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Quick Tips for Patterns that Fit: Four Things that Will Get You to a Better Fit Faster

Jan 23, 2018
 

If you feel short on sewing time and you've been struggling with fitting your sewing projects, you need a quick start guide. Watch this video to get exactly that. I'll go over four things you can do today to get you to a better fit...

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Quick Tips for Patterns That Fit: The Reason Your T-Shirt May Need a Bust Dart

Jan 04, 2018
 

Have you ever wondered why you have those draglines under the bust on all your T-Shirts? No matter how hard you try, you can never seem to be rid of it!

In some cases this is caused by a need for a full bust adjustment, but if you've already...

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