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A Fresh Way to Fit a Sleeve

A Fresh Way to Fit a Sleeve

For range of motion, balance the armhole and sleeve ease.

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The Ease Effect

The Ease Effect

Put space where you need — and want — it most.

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Essential Measuring Points for Fitting a Pattern

Essential Measuring Points for Fitting a Pattern

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To prepare for a good fit, compare your body to the pattern.

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How to Get the Perfect Custom Bust Fit

How to Get the Perfect Custom Bust Fit

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Adjust a pattern in quadrants for accurate results.

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Foolproof Skirt Fitting

Foolproof Skirt Fitting

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A grid takes away the guesswork.

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How to Make a Skirt for Your Figure

How to Make a Skirt for Your Figure

Design a waistband to complement your body.

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How to Prepare Patterns for Fit

How to Prepare Patterns for Fit

Alterations to make before cutting the fabric.

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Copy Pattern Curves and Reapply Them After Adjustments

Copy Pattern Curves and Reapply Them After Adjustments

Salvage a crucial curve after altering the pattern.

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How to Fix Fit with Tucks

How to Fix Fit with Tucks

Decorative folds reduce a garment’s length or width.

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Fix Shoulder Width and Sleeve Length in One Alteration

Fix Shoulder Width and Sleeve Length in One Alteration

Correct the shoulder width and the sleeve length in one smooth operation.

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Self-Fit Your Pants

Self-Fit Your Pants

Learn how to take the right measures on your own with these simple steps — no assistant required.

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How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements

How to Find Your Waist and Other Measurements

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This—and other mysteries of fit—resolved.

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Proper Fitting for a Forward Shoulder

Proper Fitting for a Forward Shoulder

Adjust your patterns to match your posture.

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How to Make the Perfect Wrap Dress

How to Make the Perfect Wrap Dress

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Learn how to make it fit and flatter your figure.

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A New Way to Fit Trousers

A New Way to Fit Trousers

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Sew a sample pair to determine accurate adjustments.

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The Sleeve-Cap Seam and the Armscye

The Sleeve-Cap Seam and the Armscye

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Understand their relationship for a precise fit.

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How to Create Tailored Trousers

How to Create Tailored Trousers

Add impeccable details with classic menswear techniques.

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Make your Dress Form Work for Multiple Figures

Make your Dress Form Work for Multiple Figures

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Sew removeable covers for a custom fitting dress form.

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A Look Inside an Armani Jacket

A Look Inside an Armani Jacket

Armani is a major fashion force throughout the world, and his trademark remains unchanged: top-quality traditional men’s tailored jackets remade for a woman’s body.

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Full & Fabulous - How To Fit A Full Figure

Full & Fabulous - How To Fit A Full Figure

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Learn how to correct a pattern to fit a large midsection with Kathleen Cheetam's technique.

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