Category: JUNIORS

Posted on: May 13, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Slash & Spread – Dart Manipulation

Moving the dart on a Front Bodice from the Waist to other locations can seem like it requires SKILL, but it really doesn’t…It is SO EASY to change that basic waist dart sloper to a different dart sloper with 4 simple steps FIND THE NEW LOCATION you want to move the dart to DRAW A LINE CONNECTING that NEW LOCATION to the APEX SLASH ON THAT LINE UP TO THE…

Posted on: April 16, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Completing the PRINCESS PATTERN – Part 3

THE FINISHED PRODUCT TO BEGIN, YOU MUST HAVE YOUR PIECES READYCOMPLETE WITH NOTCHES, LABELED and GRAINLINES DRAWN IN Pinning the Panels together… You will need paper scissors, pins and might need a ruler or curved tool to CHECK and MODIFY your lines TAKE A FRONT VIEW – BACK VIEW and SIDE VIEW PICTURE OF YOUR FINISHED PATTERNSAVE IN YOUR PRINCESS and DARTS FOLDER and SUBMIT IN Google Classroom Assignment

Posted on: April 14, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Princess DRAFT to Pattern – Part 2

This is where you should be – Make sure your NOTCHES are in NEXT STEP – Add Seam Allowance to the CENTER PANELS ONLY – Front and Back Seam allowance is 1/2 INCH ALL AROUND And then THE EASE on the SIDE PANELS – extremely important And Lastly! Note the CURVING of the APEX – very importantThere are no SHARP ANGLES at the bust, therefore you must always CURVE them.…

Posted on: April 13, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Princess DRAFT to Pattern – Part 1

After CUTTING OUT your Princess Draft pieces, this is what you do NEXT:ALERT – MAKE SURE YOUR PIECES ARE LABELED CORRECTLY – Ms. Chavez DID NOT do so in the past post BUT she fixed them in the image below Place pieces back together Draw in a NOTCH at the Apex, both Front and Back Draw in a notch ABOVE the Apex, midway before reaching the shoulder Draw in a…

Posted on: April 9, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Princess Line Bodice… How to Begin

As of now, you have created a bodice pattern with darts… Remember what a DART is? CLICK HERE! What if you DON’T want a dart? How about a PRINCESS?? What’s that, you ask? CLICK HERE! LET’s BEGIN the Princess DRAFT You will need:FRONT BODICE SLOPERBACK BODICE SLOPERPENCILERASERRULER and TWO SHEETS OF PAPER Remember to apply pressure to your slopers when tracing.. Then.. You will NEED to find the MIDDLE of…