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The full bicep adjustment Also known t

The full bicep adjustment Also known t






Even in knit garments, without a little adjustment I feel like Popeye, straining at the bicep ...

slice and widen sleeve. To adjust the ...

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Trace original sleeve pattern


1) Mark the stitch line starting at the bottom of the armhole curve, up to the shoulder and over to the neckline.

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Since I'm using the Blossom blouse sleeve here I've indicated seam allowances of 3/8" (1 cm). If you are using a different pattern, use the seam allowance ...


How To Widen a Sleeve (Full Bicep Adjustment)


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2) Using a ruler, draw a line from underarm intersection to underarm intersection, perpendicular to the grainline. This is line A. Draw a second line, ...

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Notice that the sleeve cap height is reduced and the bicep becomes wider yet all outside seam lines remain unchanged. The maximum width change will be ...

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Today, we will cover shoulder and sleeve adjustments. The sign of a tailored garment, to me, is all in the sleeve and shoulder. Getting this part just right ...

How To Widen a Sleeve (Full Bicep Adjustment) (Sewaholic) | Patterns, Pattern drafting and Sewing techniques

1) Mark the stitch line starting at the bottom of the armhole curve, up to the shoulder and over to the neckline.

sleeve pattern piece

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The cuts were pivoted as shown above to give a 3/4″ full bicep adjustment. Paper was inserted into the gap and taped in place.

Sleeve Fitting: How to Adjust Bicep Width – In-House Patterns

I marked the centre point at the sleeve cap and drew a vertical line down to the wrist. I then marked a point about 1.5″ below the end of the armsyce and ...

Wide-Bicep Sleeve Adjustment Tutorial

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If you find this adjustment isn't enough, you may need to also do a Low Butt adjustment or try the Tin Foil Crotch Curve method.

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Full bust adjustment for kimono sleeve and dartless bodice // Closet Case Patterns

sleeve adjustment cut the pattern

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So now we've got the right measurement at the bust, but we've also created a dart at the side seam, which we don't want. To get rid of it, we're going to ...

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Full Bust Adjustment on Dartless bodice pattern // Closet Case Patterns

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sleeve adjustment spread the pattern

I also did a substantial full bust adjustment, forward shoulder, round back and full bicep adjustment, which are all normal adjustments for me on a Big 4 ...

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Tutorial: Narrow Shoulder Adjustment

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I don't make any adjustments to the sleeve until after I've made all of the adjustments to the front and back pieces. Along with the narrow chest and narrow ...

As far as adjustments go, I did a 1" full bicep adjustment after comparing the sleeve to some other t-shirt patterns I have; it seemed a bit narrow for me.

I don't usually have to adjust the length of my ITS patterns, but for this one, I shortened the sleeves and the bodice each by 2”.

How to make sleeves larger

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I think the fit is pretty decent. This is a size 16. I didn't have to do a full bicep adjustment to the sleeves, which was great.

We'll ...

Full bust adjustment for kimono sleeve and dartless bodice // Closet Case Patterns

Before we start making pattern alterations, this is where we get a sense of what we're going to be doing based on your first muslin.

I made a size “18”, which was a 16 for the back bodice and a 22 for the front. I cut a size 26 for the sleeve with a 1-inch full bicep adjustment.

After a quick tissue fit of the sleeve, I did a 1″ full bicep adjustment, which is a typical adjustment for me. No other fit changes or adjustments.

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When making adjustments, it's always a good idea to trace the pieces you'll be modifying onto fresh paper, so you don't need to cut up your pattern.

My only very minor complaint regarding this top is the narrowness of the sleeves. If you typically make an adjustment for full biceps or arms, ...

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I also tried it with a thin jersey knit in lavender. Here the cowl is less pronounced, The top is designed to be shorter. I added 3" in length to this one, ...

Finally, cut right through that last horizontal line at the bottom right.

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I topstitched most of the seams using the triple stitch on my machine (I would have used topstitching thread, but didn't have a coordinating color).

I didn't add a zipper, I just did a loop opening. I didn't realise the front was crooked till the photos but I wasn't going to unpick the bodice.

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Smooth out the line of the side seam and cut away any excess paper extending beyond the side seam and centre front/centre back.

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We don't do this often in modern patterns but behold: two waist darts. Remember two smaller darts are better than one (if necessary) big dart?

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Hold that flexed pose for ten seconds, and then relax, wait a few seconds a repeat. That is also called isometric tension, meaning constant tension, ...