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difference between front and bak pant

cassiopee | Posted in Fitting on


Hello! I’m reading your message since one year , I’m french but reading english is not a problem,  so there is my question :  How much difference do we need between front and back leg of a short trousers .  My back trousers has 5 in. more than the front , there is normal.

Thank you

All you’re discussion help me in my sewing I hope that you understanding my question



  1. woggy | | #1


    I need more information please.

    Are the 5 inches you are asking about the width of the thigh area?

    The thigh area on the back pattern piece is usually larger than the front.  I can't tell you by how much for each pattern company but the back pieces for pants are usually larger.


    1. cassiopee | | #2

      Thanks Woggy,  Yes it is... the 5 inches was the width of the thigh area and they are on the back .   So I will  give a chance to that pattern.




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