These gentle drawstring trousers with side pockets and a false fly are cut to sit right on the waist. Hip Measurements are 35, 37, 39, 41, 43 and 45. Choose from three versions: cropped & tapered trouser, wide straight trouser or shorts. For the trousers, you will need a maximum of 2 3/4 yards of wide fabric; for the shorts you will need a maximum of 1 3/4 yards of wide fabric. Suitable fabrics are linen, soft cottons, fine wool, wool crepe, washed silk or rayon. Choose fabrics that drape and won't bulk around the drawstring waist.