This technique is from Helen Joseph-Armstrong’s most excellent book
Patternmaking for Fashion Design.
- Close bust dart.
- Close waist dart and open dart at armscye notch.
- Draw in style line from bust pivot point to side seam approx. 6.25cm from waist. Mark in notches for gather control.
- Close RHS armscye dart.
- Slash LHS from style line to bust dart.
- Close LHS armscye dart.
- Spread LHS released sections.