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Re: [sig] sarafan hassles - geometry problems!

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  • Diane Sawyer
    Heh... neither did I. At least I don t have to write a proof to get dressed. What s *really* fun is doing the math to build my ger. Had my math teacher used
    Message 1 of 2 , Apr 3 10:47 PM
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      Heh... neither did I. At least I don't have to write
      a proof to get dressed.

      What's *really* fun is doing the math to build my ger.
      Had my math teacher used real-life, hands-on lessons
      like that, I might have gotten better grades.

      Tasha

      --- Scott Wallrich <scottwallrich@...> wrote:
      > Geesh, never knew that i would have to go restudy my
      > geometry to do sewing.
      > :~)
      >
      > Aleksandr
      >
      > ----Original Message Follows----
      > From: Diane Sawyer
      > --- Jenn/Yana <slavic@...> wrote:
      > {snip}
      > > So, Tasha, are we to sew the long diagonal sides
      > together (bias) or
      > > the long straight sides (long grain)?
      {snip}
      >
      > Long diagonal sides -- look at Dak's packet. If you
      > sew the gores in so the
      > hypotenuse of the right triangle is against the edge
      > or the front/back
      > panel, then there will be a large triangular divot
      > in the
      > hemline. If you sew it so the long edge of the
      > right triangle is against
      > the edge of the panel, you get a trailing bit that
      > can be taken off in the
      > hemming.
      >
      > Tasha
      > who will likely have to rework her article


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