lengthen or shorten sewing pattern

Shorter or taller than the pattern? Here's how to fix it!

It's actually quite simple to lengthen or shorten a sewing pattern…
sleeve adjustment full upper arm

Sleeve adjustment: How to make room for Full Upper Arms

Today we are going to take a look at a sleeve adjustment. That's…

Full bust alteration (FBA) for the Rachel Wrap Dress

In this article I'll show you - step by step -how to do a Full…
sewing darts

Sewing darts - the right way!

Are you sewing darts the right way? I don't really believe in…
removing bust darts

How to: Removing bust darts from a pattern

Sometimes you just want to find a good way of removing bust darts…
Full bust adjustment: measuring high and full bust

An easy Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) for no-dart fronts..

Sometimes you just come across a pattern where a traditional…
Skirt fitting

Skirt fitting - the full tummy.

Today I'm showing how I fitted this skirt (Charlotte Skirt by…

Trousers Fit-n-Sew along #5: Fitting a waistband

Oh. I really wish I had some more tissue fitting issues to show…

Trousers Fit-n-Sew-along #4: More tissue fitting issues

Hey everybody! Have you got your crotch curve right? And what…

Trouser Fit-along #3: Begin tissue fitting!

We are ready to start fitting out trousers. And I'm about to…

Trousers-Fit-along #1: Prepare the Pattern

HI everybody. I'm back from partying all night (and nursing the…

About the TROUSERS FIT-n-SEW-along + BUTTONS

Trousers are relatively simple to sew, but they can be a nightmare…