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Sewing/altering jumpsuit in the crotch--to long also the legs are to wide, need to take in about 3".

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I'm altering a jumpsuit and the legs are to baggy. I want to take in the bagginess in the legs as well as shorten the crotch area a little. How would I do this?

Answer
It's best to take it in  on the side seams or center seams going vertically. Always leave at least 1. " for easement to move.

Changing the crotch is a difficult thing. Because to shorten it you would need more fabric in the crotch.
So unless you can pull up the whole jumpsuit by. Taking in the shoulder seam ( horizontally on shoulder ,,there is no
Way to correct. You need that curve line in the crotch. So you can't touch  the crotch seam.

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Any questions related to sewing, designing or fabricating window treatments, and residential interior decorating

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I am a certified teacher in Illinois qualified to teach Interior design, Sewing and textiles, nutrition, family living. I have taught high school, adult education classes and college level Interior design classes for students going into the career.

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American Society for Interior Designers, AWCN America's window covering network. Wcaa. Chamber of commerce locally.

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DWC magazine (drapery window covering) Oct. 1998 page 26 North Shore Magazine, Illinois March 2003 Remarkable women magazine, spring 2006 See my website for more webdecors.net

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Bachelors of Education and arts from Northern Illinois Unv. in Illinois. with a comprehensive major in Home Economics. Graduate work at National Lewis and Xavier college in the area of education.

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Chicago Design Team, and Trans Designs div. in Itasca Illinois best designer for 1993 and 1994 DWC magazine

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Dimucci builders- model homes 1994-1996 Michelle Amari- South Barrington, 1997- Meryl Rotzien-- 2 homes Hawthorn Woods, 2006-2011 Joan Endorf-- Barrington, Illinios 1997- present jennefer Teetz- Barrington Hills, Illinois 2007 Margaret Lynn --2 homes South Barrington, Illinios 1999-2011 Cissy Balut-- 2 homes North Barrington, Illinois 1997-2010 Nadine Zei- North Barrington, 1998- present Sharon Niemenski- many homes, South Barrington, Illinois 1996-present Jenny Newman- 2 homes Deerfield , Illinois 2002 ot present Donna Fine-a designer Northbrook , Illinos 2007 to present Renai Marin-- a designer Barrington, Illinois 2010 -present Michelle Mirrellees- a designer, Oak Park, Illinios 2008-present

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