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Byline: Barbara Gash
Q: Would you please discuss capri and cropped pants? I'm confused about length and width, and what's most flattering. _ M.C.
A: I did a little research on this, since capri pants are once again a fashion favorite. According to the Home Sewing Association, there is no must-have length, but the typical capri falls somewhere mid-calf. Some hems are as low as inches above the ankle (cropped), and as high as just below the knee (clam-digger). Home-sewers can cut pants to the length they find most flattering. The HSA suggests that you choose fabric in both neutrals and bright, punchy colors. If you have purchased capris, you can alter them to …