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Dawn & Gill

    Vintage Boxer Shorts Pattern

    MEN’S SHORTS, FATHER AND SON FASHION: View 1 shorts have soft pleats on each side of center front and a fly front opening. The upper edge of back is gathered into an adjustable waistband and fastened with buttons in front. The front and back of View 2 shorts are stitched to elastic webbing which fits snugly at the waist.

    Offered here as: Paper Pattern or the Original Pattern. This pattern is also available as a PDF download.

    Size Guide

    Waist: 28” (71.2 cm)
    Finished length of Shorts View 1 and 2, 17 ½” (44.5cm)

    Waist: 30” (76.2)
    Finished length of Shorts View 1 and 2, 17 3/4” (45.1cm)

    Waist: 34” (86.4 cm)
    Finished length of Shorts View 1 and 2, 18 1/4” (46.4cm)

    Waist: 36” (91.5 cm)
    Finished length of Shorts View 1 and 2, 18 ½” (46.9cm)

    Waist: 38” (96.6 cm)
    Finished length of Shorts View 1 and 2, 19” (48.3cm)

    Sewing Notions

    SHORTS VIEW 1:- 2 spools of Thread; Bias Fold Tape; 6 Buttons.
    VIEW 2:- 2 spools of Thread.

    Fabric Amount Guide

    Waist: 28” (71.2 cm)
    VIEW 1 – LENGTHWISE STRIPED OR PLAIN FABRIC
    35” fabric, 1 1/2 yds.
    39” fabric, 1 3/8 yds
    VIEW 2
    35” or 39” fabric, 1 3/8 yds
    ELASTIC WEBBING
    1 ¼” width, 7/8 yd.

    Waist: 30” (76.2)
    VIEW 1 – LENGTHWISE STRIPED OR PLAIN FABRIC
    35” fabric, 1 1/2 yds.
    39” fabric, 1 1/2 yds
    VIEW 2
    35” or 39” fabric, 1 3/8 yds
    ELASTIC WEBBING
    1 ¼” width, 7/8 yd.

    Waist: 34” (86.4 cm)
    VIEW 1 – LENGTHWISE STRIPED OR PLAIN FABRIC
    35” fabric, 1 5/8 yds.
    39” fabric, 1 1/2 yds
    VIEW 2
    35” or 39” fabric, 1 3/8 yds
    ELASTIC WEBBING
    1 ¼” width, 1 yd.

    Waist: 36” (91.5 cm)
    VIEW 1 – LENGTHWISE STRIPED OR PLAIN FABRIC
    35” fabric, 1 5/8 yds.
    39” fabric, 1 5/8 yds
    VIEW 2
    35” or 39” fabric, 1 3/8 yds
    ELASTIC WEBBING
    1 ¼” width, 1 yd.

    Waist: 38” (96.6 cm)
    VIEW 1 – LENGTHWISE STRIPED OR PLAIN FABRIC
    35” fabric, 1 3/4 yds.
    39” fabric, 1 3/4 yds
    VIEW 2
    35” or 39” fabric, 1 1/2 yds
    ELASTIC WEBBING
    1 ¼” width, 1 1/8 yd.

    1 ¼” hem

    Recommended Fabrics

    View 1: Lengthwise striped or plain cotton, broadcloth, chambray, rayon, silk.
    View 2: Cotton, percale, rayon, silk.
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    Skill Level

    Beginner

    What You Will Receive

    If you select a Paper Pattern, you will receive a true to scale reproduction sewing pattern printed on A0 premium paper, along with instructions and a full colour front cover. Your pattern will arrive in a clear re-sealable envelope for easy storage. If you choose to purchase the original pattern, you receive a piece of history which may include age related wear and tear!