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Finally, A Pair of Pants that fits!

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Final Adjustment and Result

Created in this Craftsy class

Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips taught by Kathleen Cheetham

Master flat pattern adjustments for skirts and pants that make you look and feel your best. Cater to any figure variation with custom fitting for the waist, tummy, hips and seat.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Style Classic
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What materials did you use? Crepe de Chine

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What are you most proud of? It is a challenge to find comfortable pants that drapes nicely for my body type. I have pear shaped and short torso body. My hip size is twice the size as my waist; not to mention there is always a huge swayback on every pant that I have bought. With patience, perseverance and Craftsy, I finally have a perfect pair.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Test the adjusted pattern on muslins. Sometimes, it will take more than once. My project took three adjustments on muslins. It takes time, effort, and huge patience. It's worth it.

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this give me hope lol

04/21/2015 Flag

You will make it, just start very slow and don't give up.

06/18/2015 Flag

Very nice!!

11/26/2015 Flag

What a fantastic thread here! Anyway, I LOVE the way you posted your progress and showed the muslins!!! You sure done an amazing job and in CREPE! WOW!!! VERY Impressive!

03/06/2016 Flag

I cant get over it! This has GOT to be one of the best fitting pairs of pants EVER! Especially to have been so challenging!

03/06/2016 Flag