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  • A Dior Dart Constructed

    July 13, 2012 by Britex Fabrics

    Sherry from the Australian blog Pattern Scissors Cloth describes a Dior dart, and includes a step-by-step tutorial on creating this flattering couture detail. A Dior dart is a short bust dart that extends from a bodice side front panel seam, often occurs in fitted tops and dresses from the sixties, and we hope is making a much needed comeback!

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