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Sew-Knit-N-STRETCH: How to Alter and Measure Sewing Patterns
Sew-Knit-N-STRETCH How to Alter and Measure Sewing Patterns Author:Myrtle Herren The purpose of this book is to build confidence for the lady with the sewing machine. The most common remark I've heard is, "My trouble is fitting myself. Why isn't there a condensed book of information, one easier to understand?" — My Aim is to simplify the proper alterations the amteur dressmaker may encounter. These are individual problems tha... more »t could not possibly be completely covered by the work of our great pattern industry. I have no intention of changing patterns other than for proper fit.
Never before has there been so much interest among the young homemakers or teen-age girls toward designing and making the garments they wear. Never before has there been such great abundance of beautiful materials to choose from.
In this book you will find a blank chart for your personal measurements. have a friend take them for you. It is impossible to accurately take your own.« less