Can anyone explain two things to me: Why are the backs of a pants pattern usually a little wider than the fronts? Would it make a great difference if they were the same?
How do I cut a wide leg pants pattern to be smaller at the hem? The pattern is elasticated and fits like a dream over the hips, but I would like the hem to be narrower. Should the leg seam curve or be a straight line from the hem to the hip? Do I cut the same amount off all seams?
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I found a tutorial on the internet from “stitchywitch”? after searching for ’removing s…
I too was hesitant, but now am an enthusiastic convert. with print your own patterns.
There is a transparent grid ruler you can use to add seam allowances.
Thank you for that information. Do you know if the issue can be downloaded electronical…
Burda patterns are known to be better fitting in that armholes on tops tend to be highe…