Culottes have elasticized waistband (cut on crosswise grain), pleats, tucks, and side pockets. A: Purchased drawstring.
These super cool culotte pants are designed for a light to medium-weight drapey fabric, such as silk, rayon or ponte knit. This pull-on pant has a wide pleated relaxed fit with an elastic waistband with faux drawstring trim, plus side seam pockets. The pant sits at the natural waist and finishes above the ankle or above the knee.
Designed for light to medium weight woven fabrics and stable knits.
Rayon, Challis, Faille, Ponte Knits.
Unsuitable for obvious diagonals.
A: ¼" Elastic or Drawstring Cord:
1¼ yds. for Sizes XS-S-M-L-XL-XXL-1X
2½ yds. for Sizes 2X-3X-4X-5X-6X
B: ¾" Elastic:
1¼ yds. for Sizes XS-S-M-LXL-XXL-1X
3 yds. for Sizes 2X-3X-4X-5X-6X