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Sewing/shortening sleeves on mans suit

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David V wrote at 2013-01-15 15:46:31
A man's suit coat sleeve that touches the first knuckle of the thumb is too long! The sleeve should hit just below the wrist bone.


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Sharon Vogel

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I can answer general sewing questions as well as tailoring, heirloom, menswear, children's wear, craft sewing, quilting and just about any fabric or notion. I can also help with some sewing machine repair and maintenance.

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I started sewing at the age of 3...thanks to my mom and grandmother, and I am now in my fifties. Home economics classes in junior high and high school helped me to finesse my skills.

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Palmer and Plesch tailoring class Basically, self-taught...give me the instructions and I will figure it out and then make it better!

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A few blue ribbons at fairs along the way

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