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Universal Principles for Patternmaking

Photo: Linda Boston

There are certain universal principles about patterns. There are several key points in the anatomy of a pattern. And because they are universal to all garments, they exist on almost every pattern you use. Use these principles as a guide or checklist to proofread your patterns, and you'll eliminate many initial pattern glitches. Here, Susan Lazear sheds some light on the formulas of patternmaking and modification.

From Threads #121

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