Before cutting any pattern or fabric, make sure you know what measurements is yours !
You should measure yourself and refer to the size charts below to decide on which size to cut.
It will take you a few minutes but it's really necessary to make a garment that fits you !
Please find our size guides (women, children and babies). Those measurements will able you to find the fitting size. If you are between two sizes, adopt the largest one (it is always easier to adjust after)
Woman Body measurements in order to choose your size.
For a woman measuring 1,65 m (5'55")
SOME ADVICES TO TAKE MEASUREMENTS:
How to take your measurements? Take you measuring tape, and stand up, feet slightly departed to have a good base :
- Bust : wear your typical bra and measure your chest at the fullest part of your bust and across the back, below your shoulder blades
- Waist : measure at the narrowest point of your waist
- Hips: on the contrary, measure at the fullest point of your buttock
You are now ready to choose your fabric and the yardage adapted to your pattern!