Thanks to Kenneth D. King  and his Trouser Draft CD book , the lightbulb came on for me when removing excess fabric from the back legs of my...

Stitches and Seams: Alterations: Fisheye Dart (Pants). Altering pattern for fisheye darts .change slope on waist and crotch curve CJB must try

Stitches and Seams: Wedge instead of the fish eye dart excess fabric removal for better fitting pants.  Worth a try, but I am also going to try the fish eye dart method

Stitches and Seams: Wedge instead of the fish eye dart excess fabric removal for better fitting pants. Worth a try, but I am also going to try the fish eye dart method

Looks like a good method to adjust shoulder width on a pattern.  10 Alternative method for back. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Looks like a good method to adjust shoulder width on a pattern. 10 Alternative method for back.

CRYSTAL clear knock-knee pattern adjustment - as I understand it, also excellent for the full-of-thigh, which can create the same effect

Check out how to adjust a pant or jean pattern for knock knee (knees that rotate inward)

Flat seat adjustment: 5. Overlap the edges

At the diagonal cut c) overlap the top edge over the lower one by about at the seam line tapring to nothing at the bottom, and stick it down, At the vertical cut b) overlap about at the top seamline again tapering to nothing

Stitches and Seams: Alterations: X-Wrinkles Wedge Adjustments (Pants)

This is how the back of my pants usually look, RTW or sewn-by-me. I& been calling it the X-wrinkles. The X-wrinkles are wrinkles and fo.

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