It's easy to look at a cute pattern picture and instantly visualize the outfit on yourself, but before you plunk down the coin for fabric, take some time to make sure that garment design will look good on you as you hope.
The illustrated pattern: Take a page from fashion designers and use a croqui
, or sketched figure, to determine if a style is the correct look for you. Download
this standard croqui figure and adjust to your proportions. Then transfer your customized croqui to tracing paper and trace the pattern garment
onto your sketched figure... continue