What tricks have you found for fitting sleeves?

comments (3) January 24th, 2011     

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VictoriaNorth Victoria North, product manager
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Adjusting the length of your sleeve isn't always easy. Share some of your struggles while fitting sleeves. What tricks have you found?

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hilchad writes: I had an incredibly hard time with sleeves, then I read a tip from another sewer. First, sew your body. Then measure it. then cut your sleeve within an inch. It should sew right in!
Posted: 2:53 am on January 31st
dreamie writes: Fitting sleeves is what I dread most. I don't think it's ever worked for me without a struggle. I'll look forward to reading more tips on how to make it easier.
Posted: 5:41 pm on January 25th
Sewing_and_Style_Den writes: pinning at close as possible and stretching the fabric across when stitching really helps eliminating the plucking
Posted: 6:49 am on January 25th
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