Try the pattern on for size before cutting expensive fabric by using Swedish Tracing Paper!
European dressmakers use Swedish Tracing Paper to make their couture "muslins". It's strong, and it shapes to your body. Trace your pattern onto the Swedish Tracing Paper and sew together for critical trial fit before cutting your fabric. You can wash it 10 times! Easily mark Swedish Tissue Paper using any pen or pencil. It doesn't tear like tissue paper.