Short Trousers

from Thomasina Cummings Designs

Short Trousers Pattern


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Crocheting: Short Trousers
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details









Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • BLO - back loops only
  • UK dc
  • UK dc2tog decrease
  • working front posts
  • UK tr2tog decrease

Pattern Description:

These quick-to-work baby shorts/trousers, with soft ribbed waistband and drawstring tie can be worked in sizes birth to 12 months and adjusted for custom fit. Suggested lengths provided.

The pattern also includes two bonus items for newborn photo shoot use - a flat cap and unisex beanie (with optional flower)

You will need: Up to 300m DK yarn, 3.50 mm hook, a stitch marker, a needle for neatening ends.


Gauge - necessary for hats only:

4sts and 2 rows to 1" in UK trebles.

Work shorts/trousers in same gauge when making matching sets.


  • 300 m DK yarn
  • 3.50 mm (E) hook

You Will Also Need:

  • a stitch marker
  • a wool needle

Suggested yarn:

300 meters of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Anything soft

About Designer

About Designer

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My real name is Thomasina but most people just call me Tammy.

I've loved crochet since I was a child, when someone bought me the Ladybird Learn to Crochet book for Christmas. I tried to teach myself, and failed, so many times before it clicked.TCDesignsUK/thomasina-cummings-designs/

But, when it did, my parents couldn't have been happier!

No longer did I moan about having nothing to ...

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