Category: Dress Making

How to Make a Shirt

A shirt has been known as a men's loose upper body garment for ages but considering it's comfort, it is adapted and adopted by women as well.A shirt can be made in different styles and can be made simpler or fancier as the fashion trend is prevailing. Commonly, shirt is …

Overlock, Interlock & Serger : Which is the Best Machine?

We have read about "cutting the corners," now let's know something about Finishing the Corners & Edges. You would have seen that some of the fabrics' thread keep coming from all open sides. We get so stressed out - cutting and managing those threads, that we ​get small bits of thread …

Free Sewing Patterns, You Can Make Yourself

We all wish for free sewing patterns, which could meet our expectations and get us the results, the way we want. Though, free sewing patterns are available online but not all of them meet the standards as expected. So, either we lower our expectations or we head to the market. We get …

Perfect Armhole & Sleeve Length Cutting Chart

IN THIS ARTICLE EASY ARMHOLE LENGTH & CURVE CHART, CALCULATED AS PER YOUR CHEST MEASUREMENTS. SUPPOSE, IF YOU MARK SLEEVE LENGTH 7″ THEN CURVE OF THE SLEEVE / ARMHOLE SHOULD BE 7.5″. SIDE SEAM ALLOWANCE IS EXCLUDED. READ MORE… THE MOST CRITICAL PART IN MAKING A DRESS IS TO MEASURE …

How Much Fabric To Buy For Your Dress?

While getting a dress stitched, we need to understand the fabric requirement to cut and complete our dress. Considering the high cost of the fabrics and time, if we do not know exactly the need of the fabric requirement then we may end up buying more or lesser fabric, which …

Can You Know Your Body Measurements By Knowing Your Body Type and Size?

STANDARD BODY MEASUREMENTS VS BODY MEASUREMENTS BODY MEASUREMENT:In the course of learning dress making, we learn to take body measurements and make patterns according to that. Body measurements are taken for custom fit and tailoring clothing.These measurements are like Home cooked food, made to order. Personally, observed and carefully double …

How to Make & Wear a Palazzo

Palazzo, Plazo, Pallazo, Plajo, Palajo, Palazo Pants  - and so many other names, I have got to know this super comfy women's attire for summers. This piece of lower dressing has been around since the beginning of clothing and it got reintroduced in different styles and designs in fashion streets.So, what …