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how to modify princess seams for FBA

Sorbetto top pattern FBA how-to

This is the most awesome tutorial for attaching the lining to the bodice so that EVERYTHING is inside...no exposed seams! AND "SEW" EASY!!!

Staystitching – Sewing Seams 101

fba how to - for darling ranges.


How to make a tailors seam stick (wooden pressing tool).

A flat-felled seam is accomplished by sewing two lines of stitching at the seam while simultaneously enclosing the raw edges of the fabric.  This seam finish not only prevents unraveling or fraying, but makes the seam very strong.  It also gives the finished garment a clean finish on this inside.

Extending princess seam to bust point

Fashion Design 101: How to Manipulate Darts on a Bodice for Princess Seams from http://www.craftsy.com/blog/2014/09/how-to-manipulate-darts-on-a-bodice/

spread at bustline till the centre front lines up, then measure the spread amount

tips for sewing princess seams

Princess Seams Are Your Friend (Feb 2009) : Fashion Patterns by Coni, Sewing DVDs, Pattern Making and Grading Books, Plus Size and Great Fitting Patterns

No Exposed Seam Pillowcase Tutorial.

Sewing the Curve: Fitting Princess Seams for a Large Bust - Idle Fancy

An easy Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) for no-dart fronts..

FBA for wrap top

Princess seam FBA

see kate sew: sewing 101: how to use the binding foot (adjustable width bias binding presser-foot)

Princess Seam Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) Tutorial | Everything Your Mama Made & More!

I used to be afraid of Attaching Bias Tape until I learned the secret. And, I have a way to hide those seams for a beautiful finish.