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Date: 11/5/12 12:28 PM

Finally found a pants pattern that I think may work for me. But legs are "boot" or flared, and wonder if they could be changed to straight without major changes.

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Date: 11/5/12 6:03 PM

Of course- just make them the size you want. Measure a pair of pants you really like and adapt the pattern from there.

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Date: 11/5/12 8:17 PM

I recut the legs on the Thurlow pattern into a narrower bootcut, by overlaying a Jalie pattern. Just line up the vertical centers of your patterns to make sure the leg is balanced from the knee down.

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