Draw string Shorts Pattern Tutorial

These are a basic, casual pair of shorts finishing above the knee. They feature an elasticated waistband with a drawstring and side pockets.

Suggested fabrics 

Cotton, cotton blends, denim, linen

Materials Needed 

1.5m fabric (60” wide)
50cm light-weight fusible interfacing
2 x 1.5cm eyelets
1.5” wide elastic:
Small: 85cm long
Medium: 90cm long
Large: 95cm long
140cm, 7mm thick cord
Coordinating thread

SizeWaist (fullest)Hip
Small96cm / 38” 100cm / 39”
Medium101cm / 40” 106cm / 42”
Large107cm / 42” 112cm / 44”