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  • Man wearing 1960's swim shorts made from Butterick 3960 sewing pattern.
  • Man wearing 1960's swim shorts made from Butterick 3960 sewing pattern.
  • Line deawings of swim shorts .
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Dawn & Gill

    50s-60's Men's or Boy's Shorts

    EXTRA QUICK ‘N EASY MEN’S OR BOY’S SHORTS

    Above-knee length shorts with drawstring waist. View B cut on cross and straight grains.

    Offered here as: Digital Download (how to print and assemble). This pattern is also available as a Paper Pattern.

    Size Guide

    Size: Medium
    Waist: 32”-34”-36” (81.3cm – 86.4cm – 91.4cm)
    Finished length at side from top of Shores –
    1” hem allowed: 20 ¼”

    Sewing Notions

    Thread, Knit Drawstring: Men’s, 1 ¾ yds. Boy’s, 1 ½ yds.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    VIEW A (LENGTHWISE STRIPES OR OTHER FABRICS)
    35”, 36”, 44”, 45” Fabric (No Nap), 1 ½ yds.
    LINING
    44”, 45” Lightweight Jersey, 1 ½ yds.
    VIEW B (LENGTHWISE STRIPES)
    35”, 36” Fabric (No Nap), 1 ½ yds.
    44”, 45” Fabric (No Nap), 1 1//2 yds.
    LINING
    44”, 45” Lightweight Jersey, 1 ½ yds.
    EXTRA FABRIC IS REQUIRED FOR MATCHING STIPES OR PLAIDS.
    Width at bottom of each leg of Shorts – Men’s Medium Size - 21 ½”
    2 pattern pieces

    Recommended Fabrics

    Flannel, Worsted, Lightweight Woolen, Cotton Tweed, Cotton Twill, Linen, Madras, Seersuckers, Poplin, Denim, Corduroy See our Fabric Partners

    Skill Level

    Beginner

    What You Will Receive

    After purchase, you will receive an email with a link to simply download at home, formatted for both 8.5"x11" Letter and A4 printing. This digital download will print actual size, full scale pattern pieces.