Tilly and the Buttons: Cutting out the right size pattern-->measure the actual pattern pieces & compare to your measurements. Modern Patterns, Patterns Good Tutorials, Altered Patterns, Actually Patterns, Adaptive Patterns, Size Patterns, Dresses Patterns, Patterns Size, Sewing Patterns
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Looks like a good tutorial on how to resize patterns - including tips for the short and long-waisted!
HOW TO RE-SIZE A PATTERN....sizing up/down commercial sewing patterns, plus sizing down adult patterns to child size.
Checking and measuring sewing pattern pieces to ensure that they will fit, hopefully eliminating toiles. Image is from the book 'Sew and Save' by Madeleine Hunt (published 1953 link: tanitisis.wordpre...)