In 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 possible.

 

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 the base for any future pattern you sew.

 

Learn how one pattern of any size can be adjusted to fit any body type.

With Joi’s tips & techniques, you’ll eliminate fit anxiety and be sewing perfect garments in no time!

 

Skills and techniques for the fashion-minded sewist! 

 

Award-winning designer and stylist Joi Mahon shares her love of sewing and fashion design in Designer Joi’s Fashion Sewing Workshop. 

 

Whether you’re new to sewing or want to sharpen your skills, you’ll find solid foundational information for learning and mastering sewing techniques including seaming, draping, measuring, making a pattern and more. Throughout the book, you’ll find fun, hands-on exercises to help reinforce a new technique. The best part? Each exercise results in a finished piece! 

 

Divided into sections including Design and Inspiration, Fashion Sketching, The Design Process and Sewing Terminology and Tools, Designer Joi’s Fashion Sewing Workshop makes sewing fun, easy and approachable–while still achieving amazing results. 

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