Video tutorial: How to measure kids for sewing clothes

Video tutorial: How to measure kids for sewing clothes

Video tutorial: How to measure kids for sewing clothes

The first step in sewing a well fitting child’s garment is knowing what size to make it.  That involves more than just knowing what size they wear in purchased clothes. You need to get their actual measurements, and you need to measure in the right places for your numbers to be accurate.  Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews shares a video tutorial showing how to measure kids for sewing clothes.  Next week, she’ll show how to use those measurements to adjust a pattern if your child falls between two different sizes.  Follow the link below to watch her video:

How to Measure Kids to Sew Clothes, by Melly Sews

[photo from Melly Sews]

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