Hi Sewcialists!

This week I’d like to share with you the start of our first Real Fitting (TM) Series! I had the joy of working with Amy, who is a mother of two and splits her office between work and home, and travels often to fundraise. She struggles to find business casual wear (blazers, sheath dresses, high waisted bottoms) because she wears an 8/10 on top and a 14/16 on bottom. She sews a lot of knits for herself, and mixes RTW into her wardrobe liberally when she can find things that work. She really wants to build out her closet with versatile pieces that fit well.

*Quick note — we fit and filmed over several days / locations, which will explain the background changes 🙂

Hi!

We had met a week or two earlier to discuss the kinds of garments she felt like she was missing — a basic pencil skirt, a nice hip length... [read more]