There are several options for custom-manufactured or customizable dress forms for home sewers, and each has different features, different benefits, and different price points. Here's a brief overview.
Discover a handy trick for evenly dividing a measured length.
Louise discusses three important concepts when it comes to achieving the fit you like: wearing ease, design ease, and your personal preference. She also shares her method for getting your…
Watch to learn an expert's method for fitting a sleeve.
Pattern designer Andrea Schewe demonstrates three ways to modify sleeves for better mobility. She walks you through the pattern work and shows you exactly how to achieve your desired results.
Stabilize, baste, and take your time sewing for a flat, ripple-free zipper installation.
Kenneth D. King explains the mechanism behind this pant-leg phenomenon, and how best to deal with it.
Kenneth D. King demonstrates how fitting pants is like fitting a sleeve. Watch the video to learn about his intriguing philosophy.
For range of motion, balance the armhole and sleeve ease.
In the final installment of this Threads Insider fitting tutorial with Sarah Veblen, she demonstrates how a camera or a smart phone can be an indispensable fitting tool.
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