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    How to Taper Trouser Legs. Are you looking for the "skinny" look in your trousers? Do you need to keep your cuffs out of a bicycle chain? Whatever the reason, it's fairly easy to taper the legs of a pair of trousers or pants. Here are s...

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    Turn wide legs into cropped pants - this would be great for flared dress slacks that are too short now, just make them skinny and crop them!

    from frumpy and baggy to skinny pants...I have so many pairs of pants I can do this to


    Tutorial: How to Take In Pants

    Great site for learning alterations! Including hemming pants, taking in & letting out waist bands, etc.

    This website has tips and tutorials for altering all kinds of clothes from pants to polos and dresses. great site!

    W Pants PDF Sewing Pattern by Blank Slate Patterns

    Tailored jacket: step-by-step sew-along by Ann Rowley.

    Legging Patternmaking Tutorial

    How to hem pants - Step-by-step instructions for clothing alterations.

    One of the most brilliant sewing sites I've seen. She has tons and tons of tutorials for altering clothes (bigger or smaller, pants or tops), refashioning tutorials, and from-scratch tutorials for tops and skirts.

    I use this method for most of my alterations. Sewing is easy! How To: Take in pants the EASY way, a 20 minute refashion

    yoga pants from t-shirt, I have old tee shirts. Cut off the sleeves and cut the shirt in half vertically (from neck to belly). The armpit indent will become the crotch/inseam area. The straight cut through the middle becomes the outside seam on the pants.

    Perfect for Fall! Upcycle old sweaters into DIY Leg Warmers! Find full directions on

    The DIY Tailor: How to Hem Dress Pants Like a Pro ~ this is a -really- good step-by-step tutorial with photos.

    How To Make a Duvet Cover Tutorial - Step by step instructions. Make one in about 3 hours! {A Few Miner Adjustments Blog}

    Hope I don't need this... but just in case :) Take out your jean's waistband tutorial...aka make your pants bigger

    Where oh where can I find this dress?