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Adapt any sleeve to any pattern!

Adapt any sleeve to any pattern!

Hey friends! It’s Nellie from sewmessy.blogspot.com. It’s January! And were I live, it’s cold. Like really really cold. And I’ve seen a lot of requests on how to put sleeves on both the Women’s and the Girl’s Be Confident Tunic and I really can’t blame you! They just aren’t the same with shirts underneath and sleeves can’t be that hard to add, right?

You would be correct!!

But, I am going to show you more than just how to add sleeves to a tank top/sleeveless pattern, I am going to show you how to use any sleeve you want on any pattern you want! BOOM!

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How to do a Full Bicep Adjustment

How to do a Full Bicep Adjustment

Hey lovely Seamstresses! I'm Sequoia, and I am back from SequoialynnSews. Today, I want to talk a little bit about sewing for the plus size or curvy body. A few days ago, I polled 10 awesome ladies who you see burning up the boards in the PDF groups. These ladies all look amazing and they are all curvy! The group ranged from the smaller end to the larger end of what can be considered plus size. What I asked of them was simple - Tell me what adjustments you are making to get your clothing to fit so well. Several of the are just grading between a few sizes while other gave me a list. Both of these are perfectly acceptable. It would be very rare to buy a pattern and it fit perfectly without some adjustments unless it is drafted to fit your body. 
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