Neck

Place tape measure closely around base of neck. (Model 13 inches.)

Depth of Front Armseye, Armsize or Armhole - Place tape measure or string under the arms, fastening securely at side above bust line, making a straight line across the front and back. Place another tape line in center of front at base of neck, and measure down to meet the other tape measure or string. (Model 5 inches.)

Length of Front

Place tape measure at base of neck, at center front, and measure down straight, to bottom of waist line, where a belt or tape has been firmly drawn. Take easy measure. (Model 15 inches.)

Width of Front Between Shoulders - Place tape measure across front, from ends of shoulder blades, in straight line with base of neck. (Model 14 1/2 inches.)

Length of Front 22

Length of Shoulder

Place tape measure at base of neck at side, and measure to end of shoulder blade. (Model 5 1/2 inches.)

Bust

Place tape measure around the fullest part of bust. Easy measure. (Model 36 inches.)

Width of Back Between Shoulders - Place tape measure across back from end of shoulder blades, in straight line with base of neck. (Model 14 1/2 inches.)

Underarm

Place tape measure at underarm pit, and measure down in straight line to bottom of waist line. (Model 8 inches.)

Depth of Shoulder (Back) - Place tape measure at base of neck at center back, to meet another tape measure which must be stretched across the back at top of shoulders. (Model 1 1/2 inches.)

Depth of Armseye (Back) - Place tape measure at center of back neck, and measure down to meet the tape measure or string placed under the arms. (Model 7 inches.)

Length of Back

Place tape measure at center back, from base of neck to bottom of waist line. (Model 14 1/2 inches.)

Waist

Place tape measure around smallest part of waist. (Model 24 inches.)

Hips

Place tape measure 5 inches below waist line (6 inches when measuring skirts), and measure easily around hips. (Model 34 inches.)

For Corset Cover, Chemise, Nightgown, and Shirtwaist, with the Sleeve for the last two, take this same draft as a basis.

Material for corset cover, 1 1/2 yards cloth, 36 inches wide.

Long cloth, muslin, dimity, cross bar, etc.