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Now you can sew clothes that really fit. Here are dozens of easy pattern alterations compiled from Threads magazine. You'll find solutions for many fitting challenges, including how to adjust necklines and collars, fit a variety of shoulder shapes, make comfortable sleeves, prevent shirts from shifting to the back, correct the back waist length, adjust patterns to fit the bust, eliminate gaping armholes, fit the mature figure, make the waistband fit, make pants adjustments, and fit princess-style seams. Whatever your skill level, here are fitting techniques to help you achieve sewing success.
Here, in clear, easy-to-follow text and illustrations are dozens of simple pattern alterations gathered from Threads magazine and presented for easy reference and instant use. Sewers of every skill level will find techniques for solving fitting challenges, including neckline and collar adjustments, sleeve and shoulder shaping, waistband adjustments and more.