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post #31 of 33
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Originally Posted by ballmouse View Post

 

 

I agree. Sean Connery as James Bond wore fairly trim suits (although I guess not by today's standards, but I think it's fair to say everyone would like to have a suit like his) and he wore high rise trousers.

 

True, Connery's trousers were higher rise than we see today:

 

post #32 of 33
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Originally Posted by Despos View Post

Some of the issue is caused by the manufacturers cutting "crooked" coats that cause the fronts to open this way below the button. The button position will have little, if any effect on this issue. Why change the style/cut of the trouser to correct or compensate for an issue in the jacket?


Can this be fixed via alteration?
post #33 of 33
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Originally Posted by The Louche View Post


Can this be fixed via alteration?


I don't think so.  It's how the jacket's cut, and recutting is not something you want to do.

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