Choosing a Size + Pattern Modifications + Full Bust Adjustment // Kalle Sewalong

Hello all! Today’s post is all about choosing the right size and making any needed pattern modifications before you cut

FITTING A BALCONETTE BRA CUP FOR THE SOPHIE SWIMSUIT // WITH AMY OF CLOTH HABIT

Today I have a super special bra guru to share some fitting wisdom with you; Amy Chapman of Cloth Habit,

14 COMMON JEANS & PANTS FITTING ADJUSTMENTS

Oh pants. Does anything strike more terror into the heart of a sewist than these two tubes of fabric? Sometimes I’m

HOW TO FIT MID-RISE GINGER JEANS

Today we’re going to talk about how to lower the rise on your Gingers so you get something in the middle. Lately this has been my favourite height for jeans and both my black Gingers and flared Gingers have been made with a mid-rise. It’s enough to give you a little support around the tummy (especially with a pocket stay), but not so high that it cuts into your abdomen when you sit down, a possible hazard of high-waisted jeans.

CLARE SEWALONG PT 5 // FULL BUST ADJUSTMENT & ADJUSTING LENGTH

W ith the A-line silhouette of the Clare Coat, it’s important to get the fit right through the bust. I highly

CLARE SEWALONG PT 4 // RAGLAN SLEEVE FIT ADJUSTMENTS

Our sewalong marches onward; so far we’ve covered fabric coatings and tailoring supplies, and today we’ll be talking about fitting

GINGER SEWALONG PT 12: BACK POCKET PLACEMENT

Back pocket location makes a huge difference in jean fit; how to place jean pockets for your best butt.

GINGER SEWALONG PT 5: FITTING

Jeans and pants fitting adjustments. Fix gaping waist, crotch curve adjustments, full and flat seat adjustment, etc.