Go Back   Cosplay.com > Cosplay Construction > General Construction Help

Reply
Thread Tools Rate Thread
Unread 01-14-2013, 10:58 AM   #1
KidXister
Registered User
 
KidXister's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 57
Question Pattern help

I'm doing a Mad Hatter Shaco, his jacket has no collar or lapel so I'm thinking of cutting this pattern where the red line is. So my question is, if I cut off the lapel should I cut the pattern where the blue line is as well? I'm thinking yes, but I want a second opinion.

http://kidxister.deviantart.com/art/...22:confused :
KidXister is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Unread 01-15-2013, 07:33 PM   #2
Penlowe
Registered User
 
Penlowe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 3,393
Far better to cut your pattern piece with the tab, begin sewing, THEN learn you don't need that tab, then to cut it off and then learn you DID need it.

I googled the pattern to see the whole thing, I cannot figure out for the life of me why that pattern piece is shaped that way. It should be to the top of the shoulder, which means you need it, but I can't figure out what goes there, because the sleeve looks ordinary. Leave it on, it's only a couple inches of fabric.
__________________
Nothing is impossible, but some things are very expensive.
My Etsy shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/penlowe
Penlowe is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:55 AM.


Copyright 2002-2013 Cosplay.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
All comments and posts in our forums are the opinion of the respective poster.