Monthly Archives: July 2013

Full Bodice Pattern with Sleeve

Making a Full Bodice Pattern with Sleeve is a critical task since it involves making too many parts that needs to be done for the entire parts of the bodice. It usually starts in making the sketches based on the
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Bodice Pattern

Bodice pattern is the design that is needed in making and providing average proportion including respectable cleavage for women. There are a few considerations in making a bodice pattern. The most essential part is making a pattern that will not
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Pattern Drafting

Custom pattern drafting is a process of creating design templates, in which craft items and clothing are sewn. The patterns are usually made of pieces of paper that are being trace on the fabric and then cut. Each drafted pattern
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Measuring the Bed

Measure accurately to make a comforter and dust ruffle that fits the bed perfectly. Comforters reach 3″ to 4″ (7.5 to 10 cm) below the mattress line. They have a drop length (the distance from the upper edge of the
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Half Sizes – Women’s and Misses

The differences between the half size and regular size figure is mainly in the height, the half size figure measuring 5 feet 4” or less, and the regular size, 5 feet 6” to 8”. There is also a difference in
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Cowl neck Front

cowl neck front – 3 styles The diagrams below show how to allow fullness in front for single, double, or triple drape cowl neck, using the dress front [dart less or front dart] foundation as a guide. COWL NECK WITH
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Draft of the Bra Pattern

Bra Pattern Style 1-C-CUP 1 and 2 Using the dress foundation to waist line only, close up the side dart in front; then reduce width of front at side seam by dotted lines in diagram 2. 3) Reduce width of
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Selecting an Overlock Sewing Machine

Overlock sewing machines will trim, stitch and overcast seams as they sew, and they sew faster than conventional sewing machines, up to 1,500 stitches per minute. Because of these features, an overlock can save time and give a professional appearance
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Wide-leg jeans are back for spring

Skinny Is Out Wide-leg jeans are back for spring. Posted by Kristin Larson Tuesday, August 24, 2010 6:11:08 AM While retail forecasters predict that jeggings will perform well for fall, come spring, it’s all about wide-leg jeans From skinny to wide—just like
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