Girls Size 16 Plus Patterns Won’t Fit 9 Year Olds! Get The Right Fit!

| October 25, 2016

My friend has a 9 year old daughter who has a 36″ chest, 34″ tummy and 38″ hips.  Buying pre-made clothes for her is impossible since a skirt that fits in the waist has a length that goes past the feet, and long sleeves hang several inches below her fingers in order to get a […]

How To Alter Skirt Patterns For Plus Size/Overweight Children

| October 11, 2016

Regardless of what size pattern you buy for your plus size/overweight child, there are always changes that need to be made.  Sometimes a single change will do it, and other times there may be 2, 3, 4 changes necessary before the store bought pattern will actually fit the plus size child.  We are starting a […]

Finding Christmas Clothes for Plus Size Children

| December 6, 2009

We’ve be overwhelmed with requests for our Altering Store Bought Patterns For Plus Size Children — mothers and grandmothers are writing to say “The Christmas program is fast approaching and I simply can’t find anything suitable for my overweight daughter / granddaughter to wear!”  Another grandmother purchased the Altering Patterns class and said:  “I have […]