Tuesday, October 05, 2010

halter bodice: pattern grading, uneven grade.

Butterick 6956 halter bodice view A

more of the cut & spread. I need a 1" grade up on the top & a 2" grade up on the bottom. After transferring the vintage pattern to paper, I split the bodice in half at the waist.

uneven grade

here's the finished cut & spread

finished cut & spread

& the final pattern piece, redrawn, alongside my spiffy new aluminum Fairgate T-square which is my new BFF.

graded halter bodice back