Maisy - Bermuda Shorts

$7.50
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5 (3)

Sizes: Girls Age 2-12

Description:

Learn how to make the Maisy shorts with these detailed video and photo tutorials. You can make the simple version without pockets and hem trims for a quick sew or you really go to town and add turn ups, bows, belt and loops and of cause the gorgeous side pockets. If you are really adventures you can even pipe the pockets. These little touches will make the shorts really stand out and you have a few more awesome techniques under your belt.

The smaller sizes have that extra room to accommodate a nappy, on the higher sizes they don’t. These shorts do not fit like pyjama bottoms. They have enough ease for comfort but not so much they just hang. One of the advantages of having one PDF file per size is you can really make appropriate changes to the pattern without having a multitude of very confusing lines. The fit is perfect and once you have made one you will be running them up all the time. Best of all it only takes just over half a yard of fabric to make one of these.

Now then, the super experienced sewists can even put in a welt pocket. How to sew a welt pocket you can learn in the ‘Sewing Workshop’ where I show you a variety of options. If you scroll down you will find the cheats version. Have a look and see if that is something you may want to try.

 

Whether you are an expert or just starting out the video tutorial will make it very clear what you have to do. If you are unsure if you can handle this pattern then simply watch the video to reassure yourself before you purchase the pattern.

The pattern is available for immediate download so you can get started straight away.

 

DIGITAL PATTERN

You’ll receive two emails immediately after purchase. An invoice with a link to download PDF files of the pattern and instructions, which you can print at home on either DIN A4 or US letter size paper and a receipt. Please check your junk mail if the invoice is late. You can also access your pattern at any time through your account. Just log in and download. If you complete the purchase as a guest you have one time access only and will not benefit from updates to the pattern such as age extensions and added features in the future.

SKILL LEVEL 

Beginner

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS 

Light to medium / heavier weight fabrics, plain weave cotton or stretch for more comfort, cotton sateen,cord, chambray or denim

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric: 35 cm -60cm depending on the size(I would also use 20 cm of contrast fabric)
  • Matching thread
  • Iron on interfacing (lightweight) to reinforce the front: 10 cm
  • 4 cm wide elastic for the waistband
  • Eyelets (optional)
  • Sewing machine and basic tools

Customer Reviews (3)

Maisy shorts

5
Posted by Samantha O'Connor on Jun 14th 2018
Love my patterns from Frocks & Frolics. So easy to follow and love the YouTube tutorials. Thanks so much!

Daisy shorts

5
Posted by Roseanne on May 9th 2018
So easy to follow that I manage to sew 4 shorts just only 2 days. Thank you Marina

Happy!

5
Posted by Margaret McAllister on Jan 9th 2017
I bought this pattern and the Lily Dress pattern and am very happy with them. I really appreciate the great instructions and the YouTube videos. Will definitely buy from you again!
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