How to avoid folds on your back: Sway back alteration

Swayback alteration: Get rid of the folds on the back

Fitting a swayback: How to get rid of the folds on the back of…
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…