Simple and chic shorts in an easy to sew 70s style. Great for spring through fall, depending on the fabric. Optional front creases. Back zipper and elastic waist. Pair them with tights when it gets cool outside. Very simple with only two pattern pieces. Requires a yard or less of fabric! This listing is for a PDF digital download, not a physical pattern or the finished product.
✿ Size: L, around a modern 12
✿ Waist: 30
✿ Hip: 40
❤ Fabric Types: chino, poplin, pique, linen, silk linen, gabardine, lightweight wool, wool flannel, tweed, double knit polyester
❤ Fabric Length: 1 yard of 44"/45" wide OR 1/2 yard 60" wide
❤ Notions: 1 yard of 3/4" wide elastic, 7" zipper, 2 hook and eye closures, thread, pins, safety pin
❤ 2 Pattern Pieces
❤ 10 Pages of 81/2 x 11 paper
❤ 2 pages of instructions
✹ In order to use this pattern, you must have access to a printer that prints 81/2 x 11 paper and a PDF reader. Be sure your printer is not scaling and is printing at 100%. After printing, tape the pages together at the indicated symbols, cut the pieces, and you are ready to go!
✹ This pattern does not contain illustrated instructions but detailed step-by-step worded instructions. You must have basic sewing knowledge in order to complete this pattern.
✹ You are allowed to make and sell as many of this pattern as you please without any written consent from me. You are not, however, allowed to offer this pattern anywhere in physical or digital form for free or at a cost.
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