armhole fitting (fit the bust)

To Get the Right Armhole, Fit the Bodice

Bust Shaping with Panel Lines at Dior | The Cutting Class. Christian Dior, SS15, Haute Couture, Paris, Image 5. Dior dart absorbs additional bust shaping.

I knew I had seen how to alter a Dior dart somewhere, but I combed my fitting books, and I have a lot of them!

Chinese method of pattern making- Darts on a bodice - Svet Lana - Picasa Albums Web

Chinese method of pattern making- Darts on a bodice - Svet Lana - Picasa Albums Web by margret

adjusting for full bust

Illustrated: Adjusting a Chemise-style Bodice for a Full Bust / FBA for Empire-style bodices

The Trashy Diva Dixie Dress in Zebra Bows!

Retro Dresses

this could be cute for something trashy diva dixie inspired full skirt zebra print retro dress

Varga Dress in Red Roses

Retro Dresses

Shop retro dresses, vintage inspired women's clothing, rockabilly wear, retro shoes and corsets at Trashy Diva online or in our New Orleans stores.

Full Bust Adjustment: empire waist 2-piece bodice

Colette Macaron: FBA Part 2

Jenny Long Sleeve

Retro Dresses

Jenny Dress features a v neckline and classic gathered top length sleeves. The darts extend from under the bust to the fullness of the hips . There is gathering at the top of the shoulder and the skirt has a kicky wide a-line shape.

Gerties New Blog for Better Sewing: Re-shaping a dart for a more flattering bust look (Crepe sewalong)

Not for bust darts! Better fitting darts Please read has great information, pay attention to where the darts should be located from apex or fullest part of the bust!