2. Lay the front crotch curve along the the zipper placket and front curve. Let the part at the top that would fold over to become the waistband hang over the top.
3. Because of the pattern placement I cut right through the back pockets which I removed after cutting it out.
These pants work great as-is or rolled up for walking along the beach. They turned out a little too big for Henry, but they'll be perfect for warm fall days in a couple of months.