08/2010 Cropped Trousers
Added Sep 13, 2010
Press self-facings on edges of opening to inside. Stitch along centre front on the right and 5 mm (3/16 in) before centre front on left. Stitch zip under left edge of opening (underlap), stitching close to teeth of zip. Pin opening closed, matching centres. Pin free zip tape to right facing, not catching trouser piece. Baste facing in place. Topstitch opening from upper edge to 3 cm (11/4 ins) before the end, as marked. Fold underlap piece lengthwise and ¬stitch across bottom end. Turn right side out. Lay underlap under left edge of opening and pin to facing. Stitch fac¬ing to underlap, close to zip joining seam. Lay opening closed again and topstitch to the end, catching underlap.