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Posted on:5/28/12 2:59 AM
Last Updated:5/28/12 3:17 AM
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sharon2013 said... (8/15/15 9:12 AM) Reply
Very helpful review, especially with the before/after pics. Your finished product looks great. I think the type of fabric also sets the mood for the look of the garment. Can't wait to see it in a silky version.
Dilliander said... (5/29/12 6:59 PM) Reply
Hi Barb, yes that's all I did by way of adjustments, the same as on the Linda pants. I think the key was the small amount of extra crotch depth (back only) the adjustment on the CB seam just narrowed them slightly. Glad the fitting pics were helpful, will try to include these in all reviews.
pdiddly said... (5/29/12 4:04 PM) Reply
great review and wonderful pants thank you
MNBarb said... (5/29/12 1:09 PM) Reply
Great review. Really? Those tiny adjustments brought you from baggy to perfect fitting backside? Very nice work. They have just the right amount of ease for comfort without the old lady look.
JEF said... (5/29/12 9:48 AM) Reply
Your before and after photos are amazing. Great pants.
JanyceR said... (5/29/12 8:18 AM) Reply
Wonderful pants. Thank you for all the details and pictures for your adjustments.
Rebecca D said... (5/29/12 6:51 AM) Reply
Great fit and thanks for the all the helpful pictures on your fitting process.
ArtAttack said... (5/29/12 2:47 AM) Reply
Great pants! super reveiw, too
Jrhee said... (5/28/12 7:47 PM) Reply
Nice pants, and adorable outfit!
sugar88 said... (5/28/12 9:36 AM) Reply
the pants fit you so well- great sewing and what a difference small alterations can make in fit...having seen your pants guess I'll be putting this pattern on my wish list. Great pair of summer pants.
Kathy7661 said... (5/28/12 9:25 AM) Reply
Nicely done and very helpful review!
BexInMD said... (5/28/12 8:45 AM) Reply
Thanks for all the helpful photos. These pants fit you really well, and are beautifully finished inside and out.
jenleeC said... (5/28/12 7:24 AM) Reply
Thanks for such a helpful review. It was really interesting to see how relatively minor adjustments to the CB and crotch curve resulted in a significantly improved fit.
Sharonspils said... (5/28/12 7:07 AM) Reply
Lovely pants Sandra and thank you for the detailed review.
QuiltSewSewSue said... (5/28/12 6:30 AM) Reply
Great review - good details on the adjustments - thanks!
velosewer said... (5/28/12 6:08 AM) Reply
You write the most helpful reviews Sandra.
margk said... (5/28/12 3:02 AM) Reply
Beautiful work as usual.
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