Pants for Real People: Fit and Sew for Any Body

  • Title: Pants for Real People: Fit and Sew for Any Body
  • Author: Pati Palmer Marta Alto Jeannette Schilling
  • ISBN: 9780935278576
  • Page: 474
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pants for Real People Fit and Sew for Any Body This pattern book features step by step instructions on fitting and sewing pants for women of all different body types using the twin techniques of tissue and fabric fitting Important sewing choices a
    This pattern book features step by step instructions on fitting and sewing pants for women of all different body types using the twin techniques of tissue and fabric fitting Important sewing choices are highlighted, including choosing fabrics, selecting appropriate alteration tools, and finding styles that are most flattering The fit as you sew process of making pants iThis pattern book features step by step instructions on fitting and sewing pants for women of all different body types using the twin techniques of tissue and fabric fitting Important sewing choices are highlighted, including choosing fabrics, selecting appropriate alteration tools, and finding styles that are most flattering The fit as you sew process of making pants is illustrated with progressive photographs of fitting pants for nine women of different size and shapes Covered are a variety of styles including non roll and expandable waistbands centred, lapped, and invisible zippers faced and contour waistlines and cargo, double welt, and simple side seam pockets.

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    About Pati Palmer Marta Alto Jeannette Schilling


    1. Pati Palmer is driving force behind the Palmer Pletsch craft publishing company, of dozens of sewing books and how to DVD s and creator of eight Palmer Pletsch sewing notion products, including PerfectFuse Interfacings Palmer has been designing for The McCall Pattern Co since 1980, and Vogue prior to that She has written the guidesheets for 250 patterns and includes fit and sewing tips She is dubbed The McCall Pattern Company s Fit Expert She has been an educator for an interfacing company, a department store buyer, and has conducted seminars throughout North America and Australia She currently teaches workshops in Portland, Oregon where she trains consumers and teachers.


    742 Comments


    1. I'm giving this a tentative rating of 3 stars, seeing as I have yet to make a pair of pants using the techniques in this book.The good:- It has lots of information on how to decode wrinkles and a wealth of pictures showing what they mean. My pastime has now become analyzing other people's pants and trying to figure out where they need alterations.- No gimmicks. The crotch is the hardest part of pants to fit. Pati and Maria have a section covering the various techniques they've tried to perfect c [...]

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    2. OMG! This book changed my life. The techniques described will allow even a novice sew-er to make perfect fitting pants. I even used the techniques to alter skirts. I highly recommend to anyone who makes their own clothes.

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    3. This is another must-have book on your sewing reference shelf. Fitting trousers is challenging and perfecting fit is even more challenging. Pants for Real People is full of fitting information for people of all shapes and sizes.

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    4. An extremely thorough reference book. Detailed fitting instructions, include how to identify problems with fitting (i.e. what they look like). I bought it after reading a library copy so I could always have it on hand.

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    5. Useful book for learning how to alter pant patterns to sew pants that fit your body shape.For a book that cover other types of clothing patterns see The Perfect Fit (Singer Sewing Reference Library).

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    6. I think it was this pants book had a really helpful diagram for drafting a curved waistband. I didn't end up needing it, but it was good reference.

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    7. I wish they'd do an update that includes some more current styles. Or maybe a supplement.

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