Video Duration: 5 minutes 42 seconds
Knitwear has the ability to expand and stretch when worn, so specific adjustments are required to maintain the desired fit of a garment.
In this video, Meg Healy will show you how to modify the measurements of a woven garment pattern to be sewn with stretch fabrics. This video will show you the basics for getting a great fit with knits!
Meg Healy began to sew at the age of 12, where she began experimenting with fabric and seams on her Brother little domestic sewing machine. Studying at both Fanshawe College and Parsons the New School for Design in NYC, Meg gained the technical skills in pattern making and advanced sewing that led to a number of awards for her design and construction skills. Before becoming the Online Editor of BurdaStyle.com Meg worked as a pattern making intern for Vera Wang. Meg also launched her own highly unique clothing line consisting of fashion-forward spandex leggings in 2010.
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