How Clothing Should Fit

General Tips

The Fit that Flatters: Tips for a Perfect Fit

We all know that eating right and exercising regularly can improve our appearance, but did you know that clothing that pulls, buckles, or droops can add “pounds”? Follow these guidelines to determine when you should adjust a hem or taper a sleeve: The Jacket Shoulder seams fall ¼ to ½ inches outside the shoulder. Waist is smooth and subtle. Sleeve length is just below the wrist bone. Your blouse or shirt can show – a ¼ inch is ideal. Lapels Read More »