Hi! I’m making a jacket for someone. Everything fits ok, except the back seems too narrow. When she extends her arms in front of her, there is strain on the part from one armpit seam to the other. The back of the jacket is princess line style. I had to adapt it at first to make it fit her back, but I guess I took it in too much. How do I make it a bit wider and still fit her back’s shape? Thanks!
Hi, I don’t think you will have too much trouble leaving the pattern as it is on the bo…
I posted three last night that haven’t shown up either in my studios or on the project …
You could just use a Princess line bodice pattern and tape the pieces together at the b…
Still doesn’t seem to be fixed. Quite unprofessional!
Edited: Hi Gambiin – just reread your post and looked at the pattern – no shoulders to …
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