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Fittng pants -- even the designers have issues!
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Date: 7/16/12 1:48 PM



I saw this suit, and really wondered how many women would buy it with that awful crotch! If it looks like that on a thin model, geez, what's it gonna do on my body!
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Date: 7/16/12 1:49 PM

http://www.farfetch.com/shopping/women/stella-mccartney-tapered-trouser-item-10217831.aspx
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Date: 7/16/12 1:57 PM

OH. MY. GOSH.

I simply cannot thank you enough for posting this pic.

The reality behind the illusion of perfection!

I needed to see that!

j.

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Date: 7/16/12 3:11 PM

It makes me feel smug that I can do better, and relieved that even stick thin models have calves which cause hang ups.

Great post.

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Date: 7/16/12 3:17 PM

Yikes, that is truly horrible! And pricey, too.

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Date: 7/16/12 4:16 PM

I feel better about my pants sewing ability now. I can do better than that and I don't even think I am good at sewing pants.
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Date: 7/16/12 4:24 PM

Wow, that crotch is terrible! I looked at the back view and its just as bad. I wouldn't ever wear pants that bad, much less put them in an ad. Wow, is all I have to say.
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Date: 7/16/12 5:01 PM

This is great-makes me feel much better! I can make a better pair of pants and for much much less
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Date: 7/16/12 6:42 PM

The fit is terrible! Front, back, and the price!!

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Date: 7/16/12 7:02 PM

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The fit is terrible! Front, back, and the price!!

I dread to think what the pants would cost if they made them fit properly?
Did anyone actually look at these before posting the image?

OP thanks for the encouragement :)

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