Added Jan 22, 2011
I have a serious lack of dress pants, so these have been in the works for while.
A pretty good fit. I ended up not taking the waist in to give it a little bit of a paper bag-y look, because unlined skintight wool gabardine is so not an excellent idea. I would definitely go down a size if I were using a cotton twill, but I thought the gab draped nicely and slouch-ily in this size.
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navy wool gabardine
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