Added Oct 1, 2012
For side zippers on pants, it's recommended to reinforce the curved hip area (from waist to just below zipper notch) with strips of interfacing approx ¾” wide or cut tear-away vilene shields (as shown above). Sew these shields on the wrong side of side seam.
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