Dress too big hacks

Discover easy hacks to alter a dress that is too big for you. Learn how to make adjustments to ensure a perfect fit and rock any outfit confidently.
5 minute alterations: tailor a bigger size dress in less than 5 mins. Fitness, Couture, Upcycling, Dressing, Altering Clothes Bigger, Altering Clothes, Diy Clothes Alterations, Sewing Alterations, Diy Clothes For Women

I am starting a series called “5-minute alterations” that are super quick and simple! I alter about 60% of my clothes to make it more flattering to my body shape and it’s usually done 30 minutes before I am about to wear that certain piece of clothing, so these are probably not what a seamstress …

Jackie Cummings
Ideas, Diy, Sewing Projects, Sewing, Crochet, Crafts, Cosplay, Roses, Sewing Alterations

I picked up this cute summery dress at the thrift store this afternoon for just $6. Now that may sound like a lot for a thrifted dress, but this baby was brand new with the tags still on it - originally $29.99. $6 is sounding better now, huh? And look at that lovely embroidery! The only problem: it was a size (or maybe even two) too large. Now there was plenty of elasticity in the shirred waistband, and extra fabric in a flowy skirt is never an issue. So all I really need to do was take in…

Nikki Smitty