Sewing Fitted and full pattern styles


Stitching the full amount of dart control into any garment results in a fitted garment with a standard amount of ease. In periods when a more relaxed look is fashionable, some of the divided dart control may appear as unstitched fullness. For instance: In a bodice with dart control divided between waistline and underarm, the underarm dart is stitched for fit while the waistline dart is left unstitched for fullness (Fig. 45a). In Fig . . .