Added Jul 16, 2007
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Back pieces / dart
Baste and stitch darts. Press darts towards back center. (a)
Baste back inset onto the back piece , right sides facing (seam 3) and stitch. Cut of allowances, neaten and press inside the interfacing. Double stitch back skirt panels from * to the side edges. (b)
Baste back skirt panel onto lower application edge, right sides facing (seam 4) and stitch. Cut off allowances, neaten and press inside application. Stitch inset on top and bottom narrowly, also, stitch the allowances. ©
Center Back Seam / slit
Position back pieces, right sides facing, baste center seam; cross seams meet. Stitch center seam from the slit mark to the bottom. Secure seam ends. Neaten allowances and press. Open basting stitch along the slit. (d)
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