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Making a Side Seam Read True

Take the muslin apart, and transfer this red line back onto the paper pattern pieces.
This side seam that isnt plumb with the floor.
To reposition the seam so it reads plumb draw where you want the final seam to sit.
Take the muslin apart, and transfer this red line back onto the paper pattern pieces.

Take the muslin apart, and transfer this red line back onto the paper pattern pieces.

In a recent post, there was a question about how to make the side seams on a dress read true. This is another illustration of the net gain/net loss/no-net-change conversation we've been having through the articles we published, as well as the last post. The alteration to accomplish this is a no net change across a seam line.

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