I am 99% complete making my city shorts. They are a 1/2 size too big, but..........wait for it, wait for it: I inserted the zipper, waiste band and belt carrier, followed the pattern to the "T". I had a momentary lapse with the zipper but I found this:
How to inssert a Fly Front Zipper tutorial by LLadybird
Pictures will be soon. Still I need to hem them and make my cuff. I am so excited. I will have my city shorts on next week in TX.