PRINCIPALS OF BASTING AND STITCHING DARTS :----Carefully
transfer the dart marking of the paper pattern to the fabric . Find the
centre point .
1. On the wide end of the dart and make a fold from this point to the tip .
2. Of the dart , keeping the right sides of fabric together . Baste
exately along the stitching line markings after checking the fit of the
garment , the dart should be machine from the wide end to the narrow
end . tapering off to nothing at the point . The thread should be
fastened at the tapered ends with with a knot .