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Plus Size Basic Bodice and Sleeve Sloper

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Intermediate
Size
44, 46, 48, 50, 52 See Sizing Chart
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Description

Here is a basic bodice and sleeve pattern that you can use as a template for modification when developing your own stylized sewing patterns, now available in plus size!

This basic one-darted bodice is a great fit and starting point for any top and blouse design, and can even be adjusted for knit fabrics. The sleeve can be used to create a variety of sleeve designs, or can be omitted all together to create a sleeveless garment.

Get the corresponding Plus Size Basic Skirt Sloper Here!

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For tips on designing patterns you can also check out this informative Fashion Principles: How to Design an Aesthetically Pleasing Garment.

If you want to learn more about perfecting the fit of your sloper to your body measurements then be sure to check out our Pattern Grading Web Seminar where you will learn how to compare measurements on your body with those of the pattern and make the necessary alterations BEFORE sewing the first sample.

Amount of Fabrics

Muslin (for the fit sample):
width: 150 cm (59 ins)
length: 1 – 1 – 1.25 – 1.25 – 1.25 m
(1 1/4 – 1 1/4 – 1 1/2 – 1 1/2 – 1 1/2 yds).

Seam Allowance

This pattern doesn't include seam allowance

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  • Missing

    Mar 22, 2016, 08.52 PMby gsdfan

    You’re right. How very odd. And useless.

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    Jan 15, 2016, 12.16 PMby Cameron White

    Is it just me, or is it odd that this doesn’t include side seam bust darts? A sloper is supposed to be a ‘second skin’ kind of fit, right? I bought this to use in your Pattern Grading for Plus Size Patterns course, and that course assumed your pattern had side seam darts…

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