×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

The Perfect Fit: The Classic Guide to Altering Patterns
     

The Perfect Fit: The Classic Guide to Altering Patterns

3.5 2
by Creative Publishing Editors
 

Good fit improves the comfort and appearance of any garment and is the reason many people sew their own clothes. However, it's common to worry about ruining a pattern when you cut it apart to make a fitting adjustment. The Perfect Fit makes pattern alterations easy with proven methods illustrated step-by-step. This complete guide includes analyzing a figure,

Overview

Good fit improves the comfort and appearance of any garment and is the reason many people sew their own clothes. However, it's common to worry about ruining a pattern when you cut it apart to make a fitting adjustment. The Perfect Fit makes pattern alterations easy with proven methods illustrated step-by-step. This complete guide includes analyzing a figure, measuring the body, customizing the pattern, and fine-tuning the fit with small adjustments like moving buttons and reshaping darts. The Perfect Fit shows how to change a commercial pattern sized for millions of women into a sewing blueprint sized to fit your figure alone.

Altering patterns has never been easier, thanks to the help of 400 step-by-step photographs!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589232273
Publisher:
Creative Publishing int'l
Publication date:
08/01/2005
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.75(h) x 0.25(d)

Meet the Author

Creative Publishing international is a worldwide publisher of how-to books. The company's current retail offering includes over 300 titles on topics covering home improvement, home decorating, sewing, crafting, hunting & fishing, and photography. Over the past 15 years, CPi has developed high-quality photography step-by-step books with nationally recognized brand partners like Black & Decker and Singer.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews

The Perfect Fit: The Classic Guide to Altering Patterns 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
RSista More than 1 year ago
This book is $12.91 at Amazon.