February 2020

Zipper Pouches and Crafts

sarajean's picture

Lots of people who wear women's style pants know the agony of not having pockets, and while I've been getting pickier about buying pants with pockets, I still have a few without and I'd love to get input on adding pockets from those of you with the know-how and skill to do so. I'm not great at sewing but I can do small maintanence and think I could pull off some pockets.

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