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After being disappointed for years with the patterns available for boys my sisters, both PDF pattern designers, finally talked me into creating my own line of patterns geared for BOYS! I'm so excited ...

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Mens BBall Shorts

from Patterns for Pirates
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Mens BBall Shorts
Mens BBall Shorts
Mens BBall Shorts
Mens BBall Shorts
Mens BBall Shorts
Mens BBall Shorts

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic sewing knowledge

Pattern Description:

This beginner pattern has LOTS of options! They are super comfortable and can be made with knit or woven. They have the option of plain work out length (to knee) and BBall length (mid to below knee), side panels, in seam pockets, and tutorial also gives instructions on how to add stripes and piping to panels.
Sizes included: XXS (boys 16), XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL (sizing/measurement chart on last picture). You will receive the easy to print and match color coded pattern pieces on NO TRIM PAGES!(if you print on A4 paper please message me before buying! You will need a different file :)), a cutting guide for rectangle pieces, and a full color and detailed picture step by step tutorial and guide to making the shorts.

**You can use the Buccaneer BBall Shorts, and the Sporty Shorties and make father/son/daughter matching pair!!!***

You will receive an email to your address linked to your etsy account shortly after purchase with download instructions. Your computer or device must have Adobe to open and view PDF files.

Please message me here if you have anymore questions or concerns--or take a look around my facebook for LOTS more pictures!

You may sell items made from this pattern. You may not sell, copy, or redistribute this pattern to others.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizing chart posted in listing picture (5)


  • fabric yardage requirements in listing picture (5)
  • 2" elastic
  • Drawstring (for that option only)

You Will Also Need:

  • thread
  • pins
  • ruler
  • buttonhole foot (drawstring option only)