SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Platinum Sponsor
Fashion Fabrics Club
Fashion Fabrics Club

Forum > Fitting Woes > Pants fitting question ( Moderated by CarolynGM, Deepika)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Pants fitting question
horizontal wrinkles on the back of my thighs
slanden99
starstarstarstar
slanden99
Intermediate
Texas USA
Member since 9/14/05
Posts: 2035
Send Message

      



Date: 9/2/09 2:25 PM

I recently tried out both a Burda pant pattern and a Vogue pant pattern, but ended up with the same fitting issue. I'm assuming I need to adjust the pattern but I don't know where to start.

Why do I get horizontal wrinkles on the back of my thighs? They are located from the knee all the way up to the crotch (so it's many horizontal wrinkles).

Is there a pattern company that might work better for me?

Thanks in advance

Elona
star
Elona  Friend of PR
Advanced
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 8408
Send Message

      



In reply to slanden99


Date: 9/2/09 3:16 PM

If you can post some photos (back, side, and front, too), we will be able to give some advice, I'm sure.

Em's Summer
starstarstarstar
Em's Summer
Intermediate
USA
Member since 2/16/06
Posts: 3174
Send Message

      



In reply to slanden99


Date: 9/2/09 4:12 PM

Not a fitting expert by any means, but it seems then when there are horizontal wrinkles, the fix is often to fold out the extra fabric until the wrinkles disappear.

I'm sure some of the experts will come along to offer more helpful advice.

Em

------
From what others have said, the nasty message came from Fitting Woes, NOT Misc Hot Topics or the Civility thread.

Frogstitcher
starstarstar
Frogstitcher
Advanced
Alberta CANADA
Member since 2/26/05
Posts: 185
Send Message

      



In reply to slanden99


Date: 9/2/09 4:23 PM

Could you possibly require the knock knee adjustment? Debbie Cook has submitted several posts and pictures, just can't find them right now.

------
https://www.flickr.com/photos/67482499@N00/sets/

Nancy K
starstarstar
Nancy K
Advanced
New York USA
Member since 12/28/04
Posts: 8243
Send Message

      



Date: 9/2/09 5:40 PM

There are a couple of reasons for this depending on your body. A photo would really be needed to determine the exact reason.

------
www.nancyksews.blogspot.com

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Fitting Woes >> Pants fitting question

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Put it on the Bias
Put it on the Bias

Register

Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger

Register

Folkwear 240

photo
by: FreyaStark

Review
You Sew Girl 200mm Kiss Purse Pattern

You Sew Girl 200mm Kiss Purse Pattern

Buy Now
Bluegingerdoll The Betsy Pencil Skirt Paper Pattern

Bluegingerdoll The Betsy Pencil Skirt Paper Pattern

Buy Now
McCall's 2432

photo
by: trumbelina

Review

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.