Originally Posted by mafoofan
Exactly. If you had to recut the fronts to do what Tailorgod is illustrating, you would also adjust them to keep the collar fit correct. On the other hand, if you were to use the existing fronts, they would have to be shifted up at the shoulder seam, which would not allow the buttoning point to stay in the same place.
Actually, one way to use the existing fronts would be to let the shoulders out, along with...