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Learn How to Sew Shorts – a Free Video Tutorial from Teach Me Fashion


This simple shorts sewing pattern is extremely versatile and can be used to make a number of different shorts styles (summer shorts, boxer shorts etc.) depending on your choice of fabric.

Sewing tips & techniques in the video tutorial:

* Sewing a side pocket * Sewing a French seam * Sewing in tucks * Putting elastic through a waistband * Sewing up a curved hem * Matching checks on the fabric

Recommended Fabrics: Light to medium-weight cotton or cotton blend. A synthetic fabric with a similar handle to cotton would also be suitable.

* Difficulty: Easy

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Also known as a summer shorts, boxer shorts, cute shorts, fitness shorts.

” Simple and elegant sewing patterns for beginners and advanced sewers! We want to teach you fashion, not just sewing. We want to make it simple and enjoyable for you to sew your own clothes and eventually design your own. That’s why we have developed our own sewing patterns, each with a complete sewing video tutorial, so you can learn new techniques and develop a wide range of sewing & design skills.  All of the Teach Me Fashion Sewing Patterns are available here:

Our Patterns & Sizes We have a wide range of detailed sewing patterns including dress sewing patterns, skirt sewing patterns, pant sewing patterns, coat sewing patterns, leggings sewing patterns and many others. All patterns are available in XS – XL and instantly downloadable!

Step-by-step Sewing Video Tutorials I have made a sewing video tutorial for all of the patterns! These videos walk through step-by-step how to make the pattern and include plenty of tips & useful tricks I have learned from over 40 years in the fashion design industry! All of my sewing videos contain detailed sewing techniques, sewing basics and sewing terms so new and experienced sewers can learn and sew (

Discount Sewing Bundles Use our sewing bundles for a discount on multiple patterns, just leave a comment on which sewing patterns you would like: – Two Pattern Discount Bundle $17.50 – Three Pattern Discount Bundle $25.00 “

Happy Sewing! Teach Me Fashion Team © 2015 Teach Me Fashion


Sewing Summer Shorts at SWN:

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