Kathleen Cheetham on craftsy.com

FBA on Bodice with Under Bust Dart

+ Add a Project
Small magnify icon
Photo Details:

FBA on Bodice with Under Bust Dart

Created in this Craftsy class

Adjust the Bust: The Complete Guide taught by Kathleen Cheetham

Don't let darts that point to the wrong place or straining seams ruin a perfect garment. Kathleen Cheetham shows you how to adjust for any size bust.

Other projects made as part of this class:

View all class projects »

Offer some kudos...

Join the conversation...

Ask a question...

Add your comment...

Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Classic
Kathleen Cheetham on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? This is some additional information for students who wish to make a full bust adjustment to patterns that have an under bust dart such as: Petite Plus Patterns Shapely Shirt #104 and McCall Patterns Dress #M6557

Kathleen Cheetham on craftsy.com

i find it difficult to adjust a pattern

03/02/2014 Flag

May I ask for what does FBA stand?

05/23/2014 Flag

FBA is an abbreviation of Full Bust Adjustment. Similarly, SBA means Small Bust Adjustment.

05/23/2014 Flag

thank you so much Kathleen I will try this. I am making a wrap dress in a knit, from the Craftsy class and I have watched your class 3 times now and stumbled on this post from the questions asked, I would like to further ask after I do this under bust dart adjustment do I do the lengthen after or before the FBA

06/10/2014 Flag

i am a 38-I , will I be able to find help for a full bust adjustment in this class?

01/22/2016 Flag

Yes, you sure will! I demonstrate full and small bust adjustments on garments that have standard and princess seams. Also, I show you how to add fullness to a top that has no dart so you can have a nice fit in your t-shirts as well.

01/22/2016 Flag