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The high waisted, longer crotch breeches of yore

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  • The high waisted, longer crotch breeches of yore

    Any think that style will ever return? I see a couple higher waisted versions, but none have the longer crotch of old. Why? There still has to be a need for them.
    "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"

  • #2
    I hope so! I'm tired of having to keep pulling my jods up everytime I move!

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    • #3
      I hope not. My truck is just about non-existant.

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      • #4
        If you get "long" breeches instead of "regular", the crotch is usually cut longer too.

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        • #5
          Aah! THAT explains why I always order "longs", despite my short legs!

          I despise the low cut styles, but understand some gals love 'em. Let a thousand flowers bloom, but retain some high-waisted styles, please!

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            #6
            Not true, anymore. Long seems to know be only in the leg and no longer ( ) in the crotch.
            "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"

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            • #7
              My truck is just about non-existant.

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              • #8
                Eh, some of us have short torsos so "regular" breeches of old were pretty much onesies!! Not a flattering look after the age of, say, 10 months!!
                Born under a rock and owned by beasts!

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                • #9
                  I just want breeches that don't hang halfway down my backside. lol.

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                  • #10
                    Anyone tried Ed Grimley's new line in high waisted breeches?

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                    • #11
                      and for those of us that need a higher rise in our breeches,the search is hard.Equissentials are good,as they can be made to your measurements.Fits pull on breeches are good as well.
                      mm

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                      • #12
                        Yup, I was also going to suggest Equissentials
                        I wasn't always a Smurf
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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by ako View Post
                          Eh, some of us have short torsos so "regular" breeches of old were pretty much onesies!! Not a flattering look after the age of, say, 10 months!!
                          This is so me! Low rise breeches usually come up to my bra!

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                          • #14
                            Good fellow breeches can be custom ordered but have high waist styles with a good long rise.
                            “Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.”
                            ? Albert Einstein

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                              #15
                              Originally posted by svvdressage View Post
                              This is so me! Low rise breeches usually come up to my bra!
                              Better than plumbers butt or perpetual camel toe.
                              Last edited by Velvet; Dec. 15, 2012, 06:51 PM.
                              "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"

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                              • #16
                                Originally posted by Crockpot View Post
                                Anyone tried Ed Grimley's new line in high waisted breeches?
                                A thousand s!
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                                • #17
                                  I've never heard of the Grimleys but how abou the RHC breeches in white with a black full seat (synthetic) in the Dressage Extensions catalog (Winter 2012-2013) page 61 (new arrivals)? they are only $99.95 and say they have a high waist and are microfiber, front zip. According to the photo they have belt loops too and go to size 36 long.

                                  Originally posted by SillyHorse View Post
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                                  • #18
                                    Wiltshire. http://www.neddys.com/p-27-wiltshire...ist-woven.aspx

                                    check under the sales tabs too! Sometimes they are better than 50% off. Great with shads
                                    "Listen to your mind. It has a whole lot more brain cells than your heart does." - SillyHorse

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                                      Originally posted by Bearskin View Post
                                      Wiltshire. http://www.neddys.com/p-27-wiltshire...ist-woven.aspx

                                      check under the sales tabs too! Sometimes they are better than 50% off. Great with shads
                                      Dang, they use Clarino. Feels like wearing diapers. Wish they were leather or one of the high tech, stretchy material for the seats!
                                      "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"

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                                      • #20
                                        I have a short torso, but a long rise (measurement around front of waist to back of waist). The best fit has always been when I made the breeches myself.

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