Every Sewer's Guide to the Perfect Fit: Customizing Your Patterns for a Sensational Look

Every Sewer's Guide to the Perfect Fit: Customizing Your Patterns for a Sensational Look

by Mary Morris, Sally McCann
     
 

Achieving perfectly fitting clothes can be a challenge because commercial sewing patterns are designed for a standard figure that may not be quite the same as yours. This book provides user-friendly techniques to alter commercial patterns for a perfect fit & a flattering result. You end up with a master fitting pattern that is a true reflection of your figure, which… See more details below

Overview

Achieving perfectly fitting clothes can be a challenge because commercial sewing patterns are designed for a standard figure that may not be quite the same as yours. This book provides user-friendly techniques to alter commercial patterns for a perfect fit & a flattering result. You end up with a master fitting pattern that is a true reflection of your figure, which you can use again & again to customize & design garments that fit correctly, look great, & are comfortable to wear. This step-by-step guide starts with taking accurate body measurements & comparing them with the fitting patterns from 6 popular pattern companies. Color photos.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781887374439
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
12/31/1999
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.83(w) x 10.35(h) x 0.62(d)

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