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How to Sew a Gored Skirt

Sewing and hemming gored skirts is a skill needed for almost all periods of western fashion since the late 1400s. … More

Waist to Ground Length

Measuring the  Waist to Ground Length correctly is crucial for several things.  Most obviously, it’s used for making skirts that … More

Waist to Full Hip

The Waist to Full Hip measurement is used to fit pants, fitted skirts/dresses, and very long line corsets.  It’s the … More

Waist to High Hip

The Waist to High Hip measurement tells us how long the curve between the waist and the curve of the … More