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Interesting drapped shoulder/neck details with gathered/pleated neckline too (it's from a vintage pattern making book: Dress Design: Draping and Flat Pattern Making by M. Hillhouse 1948)

Pattern Making: How To True a Bodice Sloper: Update ...AND a blog FULL of tips for making patterns and altering too


Pt 4 - Making a master pattern, seam options and cutting your fabric... - A Challenging Sew

Showing how to drape in a more controlled manner. In this part I discuss draping vs. pattern-making. You can find my Interactive Patterns at (click the logo and then choose interactive patterns). And the father of all pattern-making I mentioned, was the German mathematician Dr. Henry Wampen. He's first attempt was "The Mathemat...

Stitch Coach: Dart Tutorial: Bodice with two French Darts (technique for creating the correct darts during pattern making/ drafting when copying RTW garments)