DIY Dressform | Elena Tsang

Industry grain lines / seams on a dress form: front, center back, princess seams, apex + bump out side seams that you can feel through fabric to aid when draping. (the grain lines aid when pattern making) Mais

Dressform Tutorial, use commercial dress form, pad to match your figure, tailor muslin to fit and spray to shrink tight.  A better way to use a hard shell commercial form which restricts pinning and draping ability.

TUTORIAL: How to custom-fit a commercial dressform (dress form / dummy / mannequin) to your own figure + sew a cover for it using a basic sloper/ block dress princess-seam fitting pattern. (this will be helpful if I ever get a dress form)

how to measure yourself for creating your own clothes.

D.I.Y. Fashionista 101 - Part I

Introduction Most of you who are like me that drool over the coverage of Fashion Week every March and September, hoard all of the fashion ma.

toma de medidas a la medida | Cómo tomar las medidas para coser ropa? | Manualidades

¿Cómo tomar las medidas para coser ropa?

toma de medidas a la medida | Cómo tomar las medidas para coser ropa? | Manualidades

Looks like a good tutorial on how to resize patterns - including tips for the short and long-waisted!

How to Resize a Pattern

Mesure

Measurement tips--Dress (Not for sale)

This is an excellent measurement reference chart .If you are learning to sew.you WILL need this as you sew more sorts of styles.

Oh Sew Fashion: Body Measurements  How to take body measurements correctly- makes such a difference to how it fits your body. The difference between looking ok to fabulous.

Oh Sew Fashion: Body Measurements. How to take body measurements correctly. It makes such a difference to how it fits your body~~the difference between looking OK and fabulous.

how to measure yourself for creating your own clothes.

Introduction Most of you who are like me that drool over the coverage of Fashion Week every March and September, hoard all of the fashion ma.

Feather's Flights {a creative, sewing blog}: Sewing 101-Sewing Machine Needles

Sewing 101-Sewing Machine Needles

Free sewing pattern - reversible shift dress. The dress can be worn 2 ways: pleated crewneck or v-neck!

Running Belt DIY - an Easy Sewing Tutorial

Free Sewing Pattern: Reversible V-neck and Crewneck Shift Dress Free sewing pattern - reversible shift dress. The dress can be worn 2 ways: pleated crewneck or v-neck!

Feather's Flights {a creative, sewing blog}: Sewing 101 - Basic Sewing Machine Stitches and Their Uses

Sewing 101 - Basic Sewing Machine Stitches and Their Uses

Feather's Flights {a creative, sewing blog}: Sewing 101 - Fabric Uses. handy chart, if it were only easier to read.

Sewing 101 - Fabric Uses

Sewing 101 - Fabric Uses "This is a handy chart for beginners. It is also great for going back to basics and exploring other types of fabrics. What will you sew today?

Feather's Flights {a creative, sewing blog}: Sewing101 - Fabric and Fiber Types

Sewing101 - Fabric and Fiber Types

This is a simple collection about some of the more common fabrics. Infographic - Fabric and Fiber Types

From summer fun to back to school, do it all with this tote tutorial + FREE pattern. Get it here:

Sew a Must-Have Multitasking Bag: Tutorial + FREE Tote Pattern

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