Hi! I’ve just purchased “the Paneled Sheath Dress”: http://www.burdastyle.com/pattern_store/patterns/paneled-sheath-dress-092010 as a downloadable pattern. Just printed it out, and the test box is the correct dimensions so it looks like it printed out the right size. However, since this is the first time I’ve ever printed out a pattern myself, do you have any tips for me before I start cutting? Should I trace the pattern using one of those pinwheel thingies and carbon paper before cutting? Or should I just pin this regular old printer paper to the fabric and cut it directly? I don’t want to screw this up…so thanks for any advice you have.
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