Everyone feels good and looks better in well-fitted clothes. This practical book explains how to make garments that really fit you and flatter your shape. It is a step-by-step guide to understanding fully what is included on a sewing pattern envelope and the contents within, so that you can make the clothes you want look amazing. Aimed at those home sewers who have no confidence in fitting, this book will be your best friend and will guide you through the process of sewing successful clothes with a professional fit and finish.
|Publisher:||Crowood Press, The|
|Product dimensions:||6.75(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.20(d)|
About the Author
Gill McBride opened a successful sewing school more than 10 years ago.
Table of Contents
1 The Pattern 11
2 Understanding Your Body Measurements 25
3 Sewing and Fitting the Toile 37
4 Altering the Paper Pattern 61
5 Fitting on a Dressform 85
6 Get Creative! 93