Featured this week at BurdaStyle Videos: Adjusting the Bust Size of a Pattern, presented by BurdaStyle’s own expert sewer Meg Healy.
Click here to check out our newest video. In this video tutorial, Meg demonstrates how to decrease and increase the bust size on your bodice pattern. This is fantastic technique to learn if you are a smaller size but require a larger bust intake, or if you’re a large size, but only need a small bust dart.
What You’ll Learn in This Video Tutorial:
- What measurements you need to alter your bodice pattern’s cup size
- How to equalize dart legs and true your waist seam
- How to increase the cup size of your pattern to a D or DD
- How to decrease the cup size of your pattern to an A cup
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