The rumors are true— bad fit ruins a great idea. Everyone runs into this issue from time to time, but what if you don’t fit into standard sizes? RTW clothing for the plus-size community doesn’t offer as much variety. Speaking with people around me and doing research has told me that the plus-sized clothing community is lacking in every way from style to a range of price points. Luckily, the sewing community carries a beacon of light for all! Sewists can make their clothes their way. This extension to our Alterations Guide for Women covers the tricky areas and solutions for plus-sized women when shopping or making RTW clothing.