If you’re new to sewing, the terms for different parts of a pattern might be confusing. What IS an armscye, after all? And a bodice? Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews has a quick pictorial vocabulary lesson for you, showing basic parts of some common pattern pieces – a bodice, a sleeve, and a pants pattern. Go to Melly Sews to see the parts of these pattern pieces defined.
[photo from Melly Sews]
By Anne Weaver