2017 me made recap of what i did during the year.
P.S this same post was shared on my other carrymewithyou blog. I just thought it may feel better at home here. Sleeve Making So i have decided to make a sleeve pattern using my measurement. As mention in a previous post these patterns are for constructing a Shirt in later post. Taking measurement is necessary to achieve this. Things you will need: Measuring tape Rulers (curve &straight) Pattern paper Pencil Pen Eraser Taking measurement Overarm length- measure with a slight arm bend, I will be using 19.75 Elbow length- 11.25 Wrist bone length- measure from your wrist bone to where your sleeves ends.1 1/2 Bicep- add 1 inch for ease for fit. Wrist bone- measure around your wrist and add 2 inch so your hand can get in and out. Sleeve cap height-overarmlength minus underarm length so that’s 13-19.75= 6 3/4 Let’s begin drafting ☺ Place point A-B (Overarm length)which equals 19.75 vertically A-C equals sleeve cap height place point C with Horizontal line A-D equals to your elbow length place point D with horizontal line Extend lines of C,D and B from left to right with a 1/2 measurement of bicep plus 1 inch on each lines. C-E measures half of bicep plus 1/2 inch C-F same as C-E B-G has 2 inches less than C-E B-H same as B-G Start connecting points G and E and points H and F Mark elbow section that is where the […]
I went Fabric shop last week and decided to showcase my first haul. The fabrics I chosen was from the inspired pieces I saw on popular clothing website.