Article (http://voguepatterns.mccall.com/articles-pages-1430.php): "Measuring Up: What's Your Correct Pattern Size??—from VPM" August/September 2008 A PDF Article from 'Vogue Patterns Magazine' (the same magazine is called 'SEW TODAY' in the UK). The majority of fit problems home sewers encounter can be easily solved simply by choosing the correct pattern size. Direct download link here: http://voguepatterns.mccall.com/filebin/pdf/Articles/VPMAS08_Measuring_Up.pdf
Article on FBA / Full Bust Adjustment: "Adjusting for a Full Bust—from VPM April/May 2010".A PDF Article from 'Vogue Patterns Magazine' (the same magazine is called 'SEW TODAY' in the UK). Achieving a great fit is easy once you learn the basics. Designer and educator Kathryn Brenne teaches this most sought-after alteration. Direct download link here: http://voguepatterns.mccall.com/filebin/pdf/Articles/VPMAM10_Adjusting_Full_Bust.pdf
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Decorating tips from housebeautiful.com.
How wide should I cut my continuous bias binding to get the size I want? I discovered this after I measured 1 3/4" and ended up with 1 1/4" continuous binding. I don't understand why, but I'm sure it has something to do with the parallelogram that's formed when making the binding. Important to know if you're making bias binding.
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Do your kids have piles of t-shirts from every school event, club, and sports team that go unworn, but can't be thrown away because of the memories they provide? Repurpose them into scarves! Great for gifts.
Its amazing that this isn't taught in schools and how few people know how to read a tape measure/ruler so here you go
A fun way to transform a tee shirt into a summer friendly tank top with a delicate tie on the front! For more upcycle tutorials, follow our board here . https://www.pinterest.com/ILoveApparel/craft-corner/ #upcycle #teeshirt
the order of which we sew
Leena's.com: PatternMaker Tutorial for Basic Pants (not using existing pants as a guide)
A big list of great tutorials
Two different ways to gather fabric (DIY/Tutorial)