Advice 1: How to sew shorts for boy

In the warm season not only adults, but children prefer a light and practical clothes and if girls wear short skirts, the boys alternative to trousers in the summer can be durable and comfortable shorts. Sew summer shorts for boy easy – to do this you need elementary sewing skills, pattern and lightweight fabric (e.g., crisp linen, velvet or rayon). In addition to fabric you'll need elastic for the waist.
How to sew shorts for boy
Take the pattern and transfer it to the fabric. To all the details when you trace the pattern, add seam at 1.5 cm and hem add 3 cm cut out of the shorts on the fabric – first, cut out the two parts of the front, then the two parts of the back of the shorts, take two pockets – one you will sew the back of the shorts and the other in front.
Separately cut a strip of fabric with a length of 60 cm and a width of 6 cm for the waist. Adhesive dublerin cut two strips 2.5 cm wide – with their help, you will strengthen the upper edge of the pockets.
The allowances cut the pockets stick dublerin and zautyuzhte. Then sewn sections and stitch the top edge at a distance of 1 mm from the bend, and then at a distance of 7 mm from bend prostrochite pockets again.
The remaining zautyuzhte allowances of pockets inside and pockets put on the prepared part of future shorts and pristrochite double stitching.
Sewn sections detail the shorts, and then prostrochite on the machine side and stepping seams. At the side seam do the two finishing lines, and the rear and front seam, follow the single line. Zautyuzhte and finish with a zigzag slices.
Now fold in half and zautyuzhte a strip of cloth, procured for the belt, prostrochite it on the long side, then stitch in the ring and pristrochite to the top edge of the shorts.
Lay a parallel line finishing thread 1 mm from the seam primaqiune. In the free space inside the belt pass gum.

Advice 2 : How to sew shorts without a pattern

Shorts – one of the brightest and most seductive items of women's wardrobe. Sew them and very far from the craft of the fairer sex. All because the shorts sometimes do not even require a pattern.
Spectacular shorts you can sew without a pattern

The easiest way to make shorts

Shorts can be easily made from old pants. No pattern for that is not needed, because you already have a product that needs only to be shortened. For this you need the tape, long ruler, chalk and sewing supplies.

To start, wash, dry and iron the pants. To my old "arrows" do not have. Measure along the side seams from the hem the same distance. Using a ruler draw lines bottom. Do not forget to leave allowances for processing. You can then carefully trim the legs. By the way, if you rework so jeans, the bottom can dissolve the fringe. Moreover, such a decoration is popular.

If you sew the shorts out of the pants, fold the allowances of 0.5 and 2 cm on the wrong side, keen and hem them on the machine or manually. Shorts ideal for you in size, ready! Thus it is possible to give a second life to old overexposed trousers, pants or jeans.
In this way most often undone jeans, but he was fit and Trouser of cotton, woolen and synthetic fabrics.

Shorts without a pattern: step by step guide

Sew beautiful shorts just an hour of this pattern is the real challenge. For this we first need to make a simple sketch to decide the extent of future shorts should be free. To do this you need to remove a few measurements: waist, hips and length of shorts.

After that take a cardboard or heavy paper. Her need to draw a rectangle one side of which is equal to the length of the product, and the second – poluobhvat hips, multiplied by 1.5. You must now cut a rectangle, leaving from all parties seam. One of the long sides, it is 2.5 cm, all others – 0,7-1 cm (depending on fabric). Then take the second rectangle.
The workpiece can be cut simultaneously after folding the fabric in half. Product length should be in equity.

Now assemble the parts of the shorts and gently sweeps them, and then sostrochite stepper seams. You should have two halves of the product. One turn them inside out, the second should be right side out. Insert the second into the first, aligning the sections of front and rear seams. Seams baste and sostrochite.

Treat the upper part of the garment – sew the elastic band, previously made it into the ring. Elastic band can be in matching fabric, and contrast. In the second case it is possible for the rest of the stitches to lay the finishing line of the same color. In the last step and fold the hem of the trousers. Original shorts without a pattern is ready!

It should be noted that the material for the shorts best to choose opaque, but lightweight and good drape, like Jersey. You will also need a wide elastic band. Cut these shorts can be directly directly into tissue.
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