The Perfect Fit : The Classic Guide to Altering Patterns


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!

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Author:Editors of Creative Publishing
Year Published:2005
Publisher:Quarry Books

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Weight 0.7 kg
Dimensions 21 × 27.3 × 0.6 cm


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