Essential Measuring Points for Fitting a Pattern
The process of altering a pattern to fit requires accurate measurements. To get them, it’s important to establish reference points and lines on the body, so measurements are taken from stable locations that correlate to places on the pattern. We’ll show you where these key places are on the body, and how to find their corresponding points on the pattern.
This article from Threads #181 (October/November 2015) will help you overcome the disconnect between a flat pattern and the three-dimensional human body when fitting.
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