My tip is to compare measurements on your paper pattern with a garment you own that fits you well…
I agree. I would probably try threading a length of ribbon through both armholes and tying behin…
I also use grease proof paper, as it’s cheap, strong and see-through enough for tracing. My last…
I’m in love with this pin-tuck dress (http://www.burdastyle.com/pattern_store/patterns/072011-dr…
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