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Booklet was prepared and given to participants in a workshop at the Tonner Convention, 2006.  Note: This booklet does not contain pattern pieces or sewing instructions.  Note:  Booklet is 32 pages (printed on one side of paper) plus front and back cover and has color photos on nearly every page.


Contents of booklet includes:

  • Measuring the doll
  • Analyzing body shape
  • Slopers (what are they & how are they used)
  • Pattern origins
  • Understanding ease (fitting & design)
  • How to measure the pattern
  • Pattern alterations for a full bust
  • Formula for enlarging/shrinking a pattern
  • Creating a pattern (from people pattern instruction sheet)
  • Sources (books, etc.)
  • Blank measurement sheet

Fitting and Pattern Making Booklet for Fashion Dolls - PDF