Design & Patternmaking

Sew the Perfect Fit: How to Make a Full Bust Adjustment on Craftsy!

Find Your Fit: How to Make a Full Bust Adjustment

By Linda Reynolds

Certainly not all women have a B-sized bustline, which means most commercial patterns must be adjusted before any fabric is cut. Learning how to make this adjustment can make all the difference in constructing garments that not only mimic ready-to-wear, but in fact surpass these boutique pieces. Why? Because your handmade garment will fit you perfectly. Ready to start find your perfect fit? Learn how tin this step-by-step tutorial!

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Skirt muslin — Muslin fitting tips on the Craftsy Blog!

Expert Tricks & Foolproof Techniques: Tips for Muslin Fitting

By Marie Koupparis

How often does a sewing pattern fit you straight out of the packet with no alterations? Rarely, right? This is why it often helps to make a muslin, to assess the style and fit before you cut into your precious fashion fabric. Here are some foolproof tips for muslin fitting to help you find your perfect fit!

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