This section is from the book "Clothing For Women: Selection, Design, Construction", by Laura I. Baldt. Also available from Amazon: Clothing For Women: Selection, Design, Construction.
2. Can you explain the reason for each measure ? Tell the method of taking them?
3. Trace a relationship in the measures, the construction lines, to the pattern and the figure for which drafted.
4. What lines in the pattern does the width of back measure affect? The bust measure ?
5. For what kinds of garments can this pattern be used to cut?