Suggestive Questions

1. What measures should be taken to draft a shirtwaist and sleeve pattern?

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?

6. For what reason do we test drafted and commercial patterns by cutting in cheap material and fitting.

7. What two reasons can you give for using a tested shirtwaist pattern to cut a night-gown and corset cover, rather than a drafted or commercial pattern for the same?