I’m pretty tall and have problems finding clothing that fits so I’m slowly learning to alter clothing and sew for myself, but I ask for a friend of mine. She is extremely tall at 6’8" and everything needs to be altered to fit. What she has is not flattering and she doesn’t have the money to have custom tailored clothing made. My question is how far can patterns be pushed? She isn’t particularly heavy for her height and has an athletic shape.
She would really like to be in clothing that looks sharp on her.
This question is from almost a year ago yet Burda has yet to address it. I’m also curi…
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Thanks for the reply. I thought it would be complexI I’m a big fan of the dress and I w…
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