Added Nov 27, 2011
On the upper back pieces, stitch the darts and press toward centre back. Stitch the shoulder seams of the upper pieces (seam number 5). On side edges, trim allowance to 1 cm ( 3/8 in) wide, and press to inside. Bind edge of pressed seam allowances with bias lining strip, 5 mm (3/16 in) wide. Sew bound allowances in place by hand. Gather upper fronts between asterisks to 8.5 – 9 – 9.5 – 10.5 – 11 cm (33/8 – 31/2 – 33/4 – 41/4 – 4 3/8 ins).
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