Today’s tutorial is not for the beginning sewist. There. Now you’ve been warned!
But if you ever find yourself unable to close a garment in the back, this tutorial may help. It shows you how to make covered buttons with little embroidery floss loops.
If, however, you’re looking for a much easier way to extend the back closure of a doll clothes garment, this is actually one of the concepts I’ll be covering in my Creative Spark class, “How to Alter Doll Clothes Patterns.” I’ll also show you:
- How to lengthen pants
- How to shorten pants
- How to make skirts more full or less full
- How to create your own waistband for a skirt
- How to re-size a garment pattern from large to small
- How to re-size a garment pattern from small to larger