Added Sep 3, 2012
I’ve always had trouble finding pants that fit, so I was thrilled when Sewaholic released her Thurlow Trouser pattern designed for pear shapes. I made a straight size 6, which basically fit right out of the envelope.
I omitted some of the design details, like the back welt pockets and belt loops. I straightened the leg flare a bit, too. It’s a great pattern, though I’ll warn you the instructions are kinda confusing. Stick with it!
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Rayon blend suiting in charcoal gray (found on eBay), 9-inch polyester zipper I snipped down to 4 inches, pants hook and eye, button.
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