Pants fitting for a protruding derriere I have a size-10 waist but a protruding bottom. The center-back seam of trousers always cuts between my buttocks. Can you advise me on…
Flattering Pants Pockets I love the vertical-welt pockets in many tailored ready-to-wear pants, because they’re so flattering. Is it hard to sew these pockets? —Sophia DeLuccia, North Wales, Pa. Fred…
I’ve finally gotten a pants pattern to fit in the waist and hips, but now I’m having trouble getting the legs to hang straight and smooth.
Alterations expert Pamela Howard shows you how to take in the waist on your favorite ready-to-wear pants. Her preferred method is to add a center-back seam to the waistband.
Take in or let out the waist at the center-back seam using steps detailed by alterations expert Pamela Howard.
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