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.
Which areas are too big when you make the Burda garments? All areas, or is it specific …
@zora-I recall the Burdafashion site allowed the language selection tool on the site to…
When sewing silk I always do french seems and use a very very sharp, fine needle. Hope…
Try Petite Plus patterns. Their pants are fantastic.
I trace my patterns off onto Vilene and use those. I can then baste them together and…
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