1940s | 1950s | Pattern Sizing | Vintage Sewing

Sorry, But I Have a Question

By on October 15, 2013

I have just recently started sewing vintage again and unfortunately I am a bigger girl so all patterns are going to need to be graded up.  Now I know how to do the slash and spread method, however they only tell you how to spread it from left to right.  I don’t quite understand how to do the measurements to add length.  How many inches or quarter inches or whatever do you need to add per size.  I have looked at a dozen tutorials and no one gives you solid numbers.  Thanks for your attention.

Andrea S.

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