Many beginners in sewing often argue that they do not have any need for special sewing furniture. However, they soon realize the importance of having specialized furniture when they start sewing regularly. Specialized furniture not only makes sewing.
This inspires make to make too small or ill-fitted shirts and dresses fit well. Cut and sew a strip of fabric in, and add ribbon holes or buttons and use ribbon or strong to synch it in all the right places.