Kommatia Patterns

How to add sizes to a multi-sized pattern

Posted by Jessica Crevier on

Each designer, in the ready-to-wear or sewing pattern industry, has a specific target they design for. Age and lifestyle are largely influencing the designs, fit and grading. However, if the proposed sizes are not suitable for you, you can easily add the sizes yourself. This demonstration will show you how you can do it in no time using a multi-sized pattern. Have your multi-sized pattern, a ruler and a pen to hand. Then, place the ruler against the pattern in order to connect the two last sizes on one corner of a pattern piece. Draw a line extending to the...

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T005 Side seam, cuff & button

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This is the final part of the sewalong and we will assemble the side seams, sew the insert each side of the hem and add the buttonholes and buttons.

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T005 Collar & sleeves

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Today we are going to sew the back pleat, the shoulder yoke, the collar, the sleeves and sleeve plackets. The sewing instructions are taken from the pattern, but I added some of my personal notes. If you have any question, you can contact me at info@kommatiapatterns.com or in the comment section below! Back to the intro page here.SEWING NOTESUnless stated otherwise, stitch at 12mm (½") from the edge and match notches and markings with the same numbers.Assemble RIGHT SIDES TOGETHER, namely by placing the right side of a piece against the right side of another one – the right side...

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T005 Pockets, plackets & hems

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Today we are going to sew the pockets with flaps, make bar-tacks, assemble the front placket and make the bottom hems.

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T005 Materials

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Choosing your size for this pattern will be very easy because its fit is so loose. An ease of 15cm is added to the hips so choose your size according to this measurement. No need to combine different sizes is your waist and bust measurements are not in the same size as your hips. Since the fit is so loose, I do not have any pattern amendm

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