Added Apr 1, 2012
Finally, try on the trousers/shorts to determine the placement of the belt button, and stitch it on securely. It should be situated so that the front fly flap and zip sit closed and perfectly relaxed. There should be no strain on the zip (which would mean the belt is too loose) and no squeezing together at the top of the zip (which would mean the belt is too tight)
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