Darts are used to shape a garment by taking away fullness in the middle of a pattern piece, away from a seam line. Darts are generally wedge or triangle shaped and are often used at the waistline, shoulderblade, and bust.
One of the most beloved American designers passed last night. We look back at a few of his designs.
Fashion & Trends
Shop top selling silk patterns, just in time for Thursday's web seminar.
Dress up outerwear with deep shawl collars and sew up a lovely fitted dress with a flounced hemline.
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See one of the techniques you'll learn in November's Fabric Design course.
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