On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 4:16 PM, Margo Anderson <lists@...
> On Mar 23, 2009, at 9:16 PM, unclrashid wrote:
> > >
> > As long as she realizes to check the measurements, and not just the
> > size.
> Even then, you're not safe without measuring the actual pattern
> pieces. The Big 3 often put ridiculous amounts of ease in garments
> that are supposed to be closely fitted. the old "Shakespeare in
> Love" pattern had 4" of ease in what was supposed to be a supportive
> bodice...can you say T-shirt?
SING IT, sister. Witness! Holy moly that thing was bad. Although if you
ignored the "velcro hip pad" thing, you could get a decent bum roll out of
Veteran of the SiL wars
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