SURE-FIT DESIGNS™

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(There are 3 major categories - Fitting Issues (F), Sewing Skills (S), Designing & Drawing (D), though sometimes, information will be appropriate for more that one area.)


(F) Pant Wearing Ease

(F) Beyond-E - Darts for large busts

(D) Fabric Choices in relation to the SFD Master Patterns - Wovens/Knits/Woven-Stretch

(F & D) Transcript Live Chat with Glenda - April 13, 2011

(F & D) Transcript Live (Pants) Chat with Glenda - June 15, 2011

(F) Pant Front Crotch - Removing Horizontal folds with a Tuck/Dart

(F) Asymmetrical bodies - How to refine the pattern

(F) Protruding tummy - How to refine the CF seam

(S)  Shirts - Super easy technique for stitching a Shirt Collar and Collar stand  (With permission to publicize by Dressmaking with Stitches - Express Publications Pty. Ltd.)  (For Dressmaking with Stitches subscription details - Click Here)

(S)  Shirts - Traditional Shirt Placket - drawing and stitching technique   (With permission to publicize by Dressmaking with Stitches - Express Publications Pty. Ltd.)  (For Dressmaking with Stitches subscription details - Click Here)

(S) Shirts - Shirt Placket - Continous Lap Techniques

(S) Peter Pan Collar - Professional Sewing Steps - Peter Pan Collar Application

(S) Lining Information - Lining Know-How

(S) Joining Elastic - How to Sew/Join Elastic to eliminate Bulk in pull-on Skirts & Pants

(S) Identifying Center Back - How to Identify CB for pull-on Pants & Skirts

(S) Hemming - How to Hem Knits

(D) T-Shirt Tactics - How to remove the bust dart from the Dress Kit bodice for a T-Shirt look and style
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