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Leather trouser alterations

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WTFsMyUserName Fri 14-Feb-20 20:35:40

Hi, hoping any seamstresses/tailors on here can kindly advise...

I bought a lovely pair of Theory cropped, real leather, kick flare trousers from eBay. They arrived today and unfortunately the size turns out to be too big, all over. I need to have them shortened which isn't a problem but the waist, bum, crotch and thighs/legs also needs to be taken in/altered. I would say it is akin to a generous UK size 10. I'm between a UK size 6-8.

Is such an alteration possible?

TIA

zurala Fri 14-Feb-20 20:53:30

Possible but expensive and ill-advised. Especially with leather, they basically need completely remaking. Return them and get the right size.

WTFsMyUserName Fri 14-Feb-20 22:48:16

Thank you @zurala. I was hoping this wasn't the case but wishful thinking. I'll have to try and flog them.

zurala Sat 15-Feb-20 09:24:02

Sorry 🙂 it's just too big a job.

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