ďDid you know that doing menís alterations is easier than womenís? Itís true because menís clothes are made to be altered and womenís are not. Once you learn each alteration, you always do it the same way. If you have hesitated doing menís alterations, now is the time to learn!Ē ĖMary Roehr
Altering Menís Ready-to-Wear contains hundreds of illustrations showing how to identify fitting problems and what to do to correct them. Included are the most difficult and the most common alterations for pants, shirts, jackets, coats, vests, and neckties. See how tailors actually mark and press, and how certain hand sewing can be simplified. Doing menís alterations for a business can be a gold mine because men are used to buying clothing as an investment and donít mind paying for alterations. Included is a complete suggested price list which is relevant nationwide.
Additional Benefits you will gain from reading Altering Menís Ready-to-Wear:
- How to conduct a successful fitting even if youíre a woman
- Finding the correct lengths for sleeves, jackets, and pants
- Professional pressing techniques
- Replacing zippers step-by-step
- Time and money saving tips
- Clothing terms specifically for men
- Repairs for ripped pockets and torn lining
And much, much more! If you are altering your own clothes or clothes for the man in your life, just doing one alteration is worth the price of this book. Altering Menís Ready-to-Wear is the only complete and updated book of its kind!
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