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bellrose
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Date: 7/28/10 12:16 PM

Help! I'm just returning to garment sewing after years of home dec. I made a muslin of a blouse and everything is fine EXCEPT I need to do an FBA

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Date: 7/28/10 12:18 PM

Sorry, I hit enter too soon! I need to do an FBA and also lower the dart about 3 inches. I've found great tutorials on both on this site, but do I need to know anything special to do both on the same pattern?

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Date: 7/28/10 1:07 PM

Hi bellrose!!
Share with us what pattern you're working on, ok .
Rhonda

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Date: 7/28/10 3:39 PM

Do the FBA first. It may lower the bust dart some. Probably not 3 inches, but....

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Date: 7/28/10 3:45 PM

Do you have a copy of Fit for Real People? It's a must.

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