Finally and fantastic boys shorts pattern just in time for summer! Your kids will live in these all summer long. They are elastic waist with a drawstring for additional support or for looks! The instructions include a great tip on drawstrings that you will love and use over and over! They also have big slant side pockets for all your kids' cars, rocks, rubberbands, balls, etc.... ;) This pattern is for sizes 2 years up to 14 years and you will need no more than 1 yard of sweatshirt type knit or medium to heavy weight cotton knit or cotton Lycra knit. This listing is for the PDF pattern not the actual shorts. If you want to purchase the shorts already made for you go to our sister store at GoGreenStyle.