Online Sewing Class: Pattern Work
SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Fitting Woes > How to Sew the Male Version of an FBA? ( Moderated by CarolynGM, Deepika)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
How to Sew the Male Version of an FBA?
Vicsguy
star
Vicsguy
Ohio USA
Member since 5/17/09
Posts: 224
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 1/25/13 8:01 AM

Junk jeans

I've seen it all now. Time to retire.

meleliza
star
meleliza  Friend of PR
Member since 5/4/11
Posts: 817
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 1/25/13 8:57 AM

They look like breeches. This is why we girls love period movies. I'm not sure I want to see all that walking down the street.

I wonder how you would lower the "apex" for those men who aren't as perky as they once were?

------
Melanie

unfinishedprojects
starstar
unfinishedprojects  Friend of PR
Alberta Canada
Member since 8/26/07
Posts: 810
Skill: Advanced
Body Type:
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 1/25/13 10:51 AM

Been there done that...

PattiAnnJ
star
PattiAnnJ
Ohio USA
Member since 12/3/06
Posts: 8202
Skill: Advanced
Send Message

      
thumbsup 2 members like this.



Date: 1/25/13 11:47 AM

Do the make falsies for cod pieces?

------
"Improvise, adapt and overcome." - Clint Eastwood/Heartbreak Ridge

"Isnít it a shame in todayís world you canít tell the truth. If you tell the truth youíre abrasive. If you lie youíre charming." - Bob Huggins/College Basketball Coach

bakertoo
star
bakertoo
Washington USA
Member since 12/26/08
Posts: 556
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 1/25/13 1:03 PM

I was thinking cod pieces too. So many styles come back around, maybe this too. The junk jeans don't seem as startling as the actual cod piece, like in the painting here, just looks like a few more buttons. Well, maybe that side view is more prominent!

LauraTS
star
LauraTS  Friend of PR
California USA
Member since 7/10/06
Posts: 2241
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 1/25/13 3:59 PM

The "gusset" piece isn't a bad idea - I've often felt bad for guys that jeans with a whole big fly and facing in heavy denim are the customary wear these days. I'm not sure those rivets are there for any other reason than to draw the eye to the package, though...

------
I've moved! Visit my new sewing blog at http://chiralcraft.wordpress.com

Do you sew from KnipMode? Join us at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/knipmode_english/

Judy Kski
starstar
Judy Kski  Friend of PR
USA
Member since 10/26/08
Posts: 1846
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:
Send Message

      



In reply to Vicsguy <<
thumbsup 3 members like this.


Date: 1/26/13 0:51 AM

I'm just glad to see designers are starting to make jeans a lot tighter on men now. As loose as they've fit for the past few years, us ladies have had to use WAY too much imagination...

------
Judy

Marilly
Marilly  Friend of PR
Oregon USA
Member since 7/9/06
Posts: 896
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Body Type:
Send Message

      



In reply to Vicsguy <<


Date: 1/26/13 1:57 AM

Aw..where's the 40 x 32s? > : ) Plus size gals aren't all b cups. Perhaps Simpli**** could run with this, amazing fit for guys? Finding the differential from hip to seat ( measure at the leg crease around below the hip) to select the correct front would be interesting to say the least.
To those who've done the costuming..is that how they figure it out?

andye
andye  Friend of PR
Virginia USA
Member since 5/9/09
Posts: 2020
Skill: Beginner
Send Message

      
thumbsup 2 members like this.



Date: 1/26/13 12:51 PM

Tailors used to be a bit more circumspect. "On what side do you dress, sir?

------
Bernina B330
Feet: 1,2,3,3A,4,5,7,8,10,13,16,18,20, 29,32,35,37,50,64,70,71,82,85,86, 92

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 >> How to Sew the Male Version of an FBA?

Merchants on PR

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

O! Jolly! Shop


Sweater Knit Fabrics
Web site

Amulet Swim Fabrics


Poly/PBT swimwear fabric
Web site

Vesta Patterns


vestapatterns.com
Web site

Paganoonoo


Upcycle sewing patterns
Web site

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket

Class Details

Online Class
Perfectly Fitted Shirt
Perfectly Fitted Shirt

Class Details

Sew House Seven Rose City Halter Dress Paper Pattern

Sew House Seven Rose City Halter Dress Paper Pattern

Pattern Details
Sewing Workshop Tosca Dress

Sewing Workshop Tosca Dress

Pattern Details

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

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.