Menswear tailoring is often perceived as stuffy, mannish, and out-of-date, but the truth is, it's as feminine, fresh, and stylish as you make it. Many techniques adapt beautifully to women's garments. In this article from Threads #162, Judy Barlup and Joyce Simons Murphy selected two methods to share: how to add a welt pocket and how to construct a two-piece waistband. Our emphasis is easing alterations and eliminating bulk.
Become a Threads Insider today to get access to this and other exclusive Insider-only articles.
Become an Insider and enjoy unlimited access to:
- All-time favorite articles from Threads
- Special Insider discounts and offers
- Digital access to our most recent issues
- And so much more!
Posted on Jun 24th, 2013 in garment construction, All How-To, fitting, downloads, threads magazine, article, Threads issue 162