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Button Placement

You may have purchased shirts that fit properly but still gap at the bustline. Even oversized garments can gap if the buttons are in the wrong place. When making a garment, don't make any markings for button or buttonholes until the garment is almost completed. Louise Cutting demonstrates the best method for determining button placement.

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