In dip out text book I haven t really finished this book it s a reference book to which I will refer "And Again It Will Live "again it will live my current oft accessed sewingfitting like Mahon s approach and no nonsense clear writing style I am looking forward to thoroughly practicing her fit method The author has a great method for creating the perfect fit and addresses a lot of the uestions I have had Each body is so uniue just adding or subtracting inches from the side sometimes won t help to make a pattern really fit in real life It is all broken down to measuring parts of the torso then legs first vertically and then horizontally and then how to make those changes in a pattern I really like her method because it makes sense and it is easier than making five muslins and still not being sure about the fit I did not find this book useful for fitting It would have been much helpful to me to see fitting issues on real people followed by the methods to fix the issues and then the same item on the person again after the article of clothing had been adjusted. The base for any future pattern you sew Learn how one pattern of any size can be adjusted to fit any body typeWith Joi's tips and techniues you'll eliminate fit anxiety and be sewing perfect garments in no ti.
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14 and the directions for making the shoulders smaller didn t work That said doing all of the measurementsand the directions for making the shoulders smaller didn t work That said doing all of the measurements useful in letting me see how my body is put together my back is narrow and tiny and my front is not but I don t think Mahon s uadrant method of space for the bust is as useful as she states I will "say I learned why Ziemen s pivot and slide FBA s don "I learned why Ziemen s pivot and slide FBA s don work for me but other than that I hesitate to recommend this to others and am removing a star from my initial rating How to do all fittings This is an easy to follow method for fitting The methods can "BE APPLIED TO MANY PATTERNS I TOOK ONE DAY "applied to many patterns I took one day read through the first several chapters without working on the pattern The next day I went back over those chapters while making the fit changes on the top The book was extremely helpful in understanding where to make what changes A good book to follow but probably easier if you have a sewing partnerbuddy to help you assess the fit you re trying to achieve Clear directions and uncomplicated language makes this a useful dip. Ssible With detailed instructions and illustrations she'll walk you through the process of measuring your body applying your measurements to a commercial pattern and creating an exact muslin that will become. A great new system for fitting clear and well organized Matches with Joi Mahon s Craftsy classes Can t wait to going on some new patterns Simply the easiest way to understand fit in sewing from a pattern I love this method I have been perplexed with the process of fit of a commercial sewing pattern for years Joy s method is clear easy and accurate Don t miss learning it uick and breezy look at fitting This one encourages starting with the full bust measurement and then adjusting from there I have no insight how well the system works and the fit models in the back were okay There is nothing useful on pants fitting in this bookAdded 26 Apr 2018 I tried using this method for the first time using a dress pattern from Burda with no waist seam and darts for fitting fisheye at front and back waist side bust dart and back neck dart Used the full bust measurement and measured everything within an inch of its life The resulting fit is a mess that is clearly too big for me I new I should have started with a 10 for the front and an 8 in the back and done. Create the best fit for your bodyIn Create the Perfect Fit Joi Mahon debunks traditional fitting rules and shares her measure yourself measure your pattern style of fitting to help you achieve the best fit po. and shares her measure yourself measure your pattern style of fitting to help you achieve the best fit po.