Pants and shorts are designed for medium weight woven fabric. Suggested fabrics: Twill, chino, linen, lightweight denim, crepe and gabardine. Women's pants and shorts with pockets in outside leg seams have elastic in casing at waist. View A are full-length pants, View B are cropped, and and View C are shorts. Pants and shorts are very easy to make and have special easy-to-follow sewing instructions.