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How to Sew Shorts for Summer

By: Caila from Caila Made
How to Sew Shorts for Summer
How to Sew Shorts for Summer

This How to Sew Shorts for Summer tutorial shows you exactly how to create adorable board shorts for your child. Easily crafted for boys or girls, these cute little shorts are the perfect project for summer. You can really create them for any occasion.

Need something a bit dressier? Grab the khaki fabric. Need something fun and funky? Grab a floral print. Want to make a DIY bathing suit for kids? Grab the nylon. The possibilities are endless with this sewing tutorial for DIY shorts!

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Time to CompleteIn an evening

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f you live in a sub tropical climate like I do, then you know its imperative to have lots of pairs of shorts for the kids during summer time. This simple tutorial, with plenty of pictures to illustrate each step, will have even the rank beginner whipping up countless pairs of shorts As the patterns calls for only 1/2 yard, or 46 centimetres of fabric, you could even have a look in the remnants bin at your fabric store to save money.


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