Altering Women's Ready-to-Wear features over 300 illustrations with step-by-step directions for altering pants, skirts, blouses, dresses, jackets, coats, and miscellaneous clothing. See how to fit and mark, and learn the importance of proper pressing and meticulous hand sewing. Learn the proper lengths for sleeves, skirts, and pants. If you’d like to start a business, a complete recommended price list is included, as well as instructions on how to cope with customer complaints. Use the comprehensive index to help find answers to your questions quickly. This is the only complete and up-to-date women’s alteration book available anywhere!