Re: [F-Costume] Cat--Re:large bust/Victorian bodice problem
- On 1/21/2013 5:02 PM, Ann Garner wrote:
> >Â Ps I make regular "V" shaped darts at the bustThat double dart is the easiest to slide into if you've never made
> >point and modified banana shaped darts at the
> >waist front. Do you think a princess dart/cut
> >might be a better choice in the future?
pattern adjustments before. But if you're comfortable w/ it, it's easy
to move on from there.
Turn that fitting inside out... and take the darts to a join point at
the apex of the bust -- the center sticky-out point. It won't exactly
be two straight lines and the small curve, but close.
> When I make darts, I never make "V" darts. TheAnd on to step two, Make those prince pieces a bit more curved...
> body is not straight lines. Even if the dart on
> the pattern is V, I still curve it, to fit the
> body. I apply this to any sewing of garments
> with darts. I took a pattern modifying class,
> and this one thing was worth the class.