Sometimes one of the most difficult parts of sewing is pattern fitting. Adjusting the pattern to match personal body contours at the waist, bust line, shoulders, and arms can be extremely challenging.
One solution to this situation is offered by Sure-Fit Designs. The website offers a free newsletter, a monthly live chat, and various kits to customize off-the-shelf patterns for a better fit.
Disclaimer: Not affiliated with Sure-Fit Designs, an independent company.