The links below are to useful tutorials that I’ve come across whilst browsing the web


Full bust adjustment with a dart

Full bust adjustment with a princess seam

Deep bust adjustment

Concave chest alteration

Sway back adjustment

How to grade up a pattern using the slash and spread method

Fix a gaping neckline

Shoulder adjustments

Large arm adjustment (full bicep adjustment)

Adjusting the sleeve head after a forward shoulder adjustment

Full abdomen adjustment on trousers


Sewing a collar

Draft a mandarin collar

Burrito method yoke insertion

Burrito method yoke insertion (grainline)

Sleeve design

How to ease a sleeve and insert it in a blouse

Drafting and sewing a two piece sleeve placket

How to sew a bias bound slit in the arm

Split hem finish


Attaching the neck band

Neckline binding


Inserting a fly front


Sewing jeans sewalong 

Sewing your own jeans – an ebook (to purchase)

14 common jeans fitting problems


Make your own maxi skirt pattern


Inserting an exposed zip

Inserting an invisible zip by hand

French seams

Plaid and stripe matching

Thread chains

Specific patterns

Renfrew modifications

Drafting a swing tee shirt from your renfrew pattern