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Teacher at Pattern Workshop. Designer at Selvage Designs. Blogger at BASTE + GATHER. http://www.basteandgather.com

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Summer Shorties

from Lauren Dahl / Selvage Designs
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Summer Shorties
Summer Shorties
Summer Shorties
Summer Shorties
Summer Shorties
Summer Shorties

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Sew a straight line

Pattern Description:

I designed these shorts so my little girl would have something to wear under skirts and dresses in the summer. They also make great playshorts, dancewear or boxer briefs for the boys!

IMPORTANT: You will need to go to the corresponding post on my blog for the full instructions on how to put together the pattern. Enjoy!

Blog post with full tutorial: http://basteandgather.com/free-sewing-pattern-summer-shorties/

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 12M-8


  • 1/2 yard (or less) of stretchy knit fabric
  • Your child's waist measurement in plush-back or fold-over elastic
  • thread
  • sewing machine, iron, pins, scissors, etc.

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