Louise Cutting demonstrates how to add pleats to a garment. You can start with a 'boyfriend' style square cut shirt from ready-to-wear (one that might be hanging in your closet for a while), or an oversized shirt pattern would be perfect for the pleat addition. To start the pleats in the proper location you have to measure 'you' first.
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Posted on May 24th, 2010 in online extras, garment construction, how-to, tips & tricks, getting the look, garment, sewing machine, seam, sewing, shirts, waist, tips-tricks, garment construction