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Message Board > Fitting Woes > enlarging a pattern ( Moderated by CarolynGM, Deepika)

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Date: 10/29/12 7:55 PM

I am getting a vintage Butterick maternity pattern, that has the largest size as a size 12, which has a bust measurement of 32. My upper bust measurement is 36, and my actual bust is 46. Besides the FBA, what other adjustments will I need to make this fit me? and do you have any links with tutorials on these fitting techniques?

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Date: 10/29/12 11:41 PM

I think I just replied on your other post about a FBA tutorial, but here is small series about grading patterns that you may find helpful too

Elegant Musings Pattern Grading series

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Date: 10/30/12 8:02 AM

thank you!

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