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How to Put Side Panels in Pants

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How to Put Side Panels in Pants
Side panel pants

Side Panel Pants

Rain Blanken
Side seam inserts are an easy way to give a pair of pants some personality. You can cut up your old Star Wars sheets, buy a celestial pattern fabric, or patch together cloth scraps to make your panels. You can also use side panels to make a waistline bigger.

What You'll Need:

  • A pair of pants or jeans
  • Fabric of your choice, enough for measurements in step 4.
  • Scissors [recommended scissors]
  • Seam ripper optional
  • Measuring tape
  • Sewing machine or kit
  • Iron and ironing board
Once you have gathered your materials, let's get started.

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