A test garment, or muslin, is the best way to assess a pattern’s fit. You try on the muslin, make any adjustments you need, and then use the muslin to make changing to your pattern. Your final garment will fit and look better because you made a muslin first.
To start our sew-along of Simplicity SewStylish 8328, we’re going to share the process of fitting a muslin. In this video, you’ll see some common adjustments you might make to improve the fit.