From Wardrobe By Me:
Men's size 27"-36"
Mens Cargo Shorts with pleated side pockets, back welt pockets, front fly with zipper, side pockets, six belt loops, faced waistline and back reinforcement. This traditional cargo short has a 9½” / 24 cm inseam.
The instructions also include a simple version without side pockets and back reinforcement.
Skill level 3/4
The shorts have a front zipper, and welt pockets. The techniques are fully illustrated. If you are new to welts and zippers it's only a matter of practicing a few times! Read the step by step blog post on how to install the zipper.
Fabric and notions
This pattern is designed for a bottom weight sturdy type cotton, linen, rib-stop, canvas, denim or other traditional pant weight fabric.
You may choose fabric that includes lycra, but it’s not required.
- Front pockets
- Side patch pockets with flaps
- Welt pockets
- Front fly with zipper
- Faced waistline with belt loops
- Optional back reinforcement
- Step by step photo tutorial for zipper installment
- Layered options for printing only one size or all sizes
- Imperial and metric measurements and sizing
- Printable on A4 and Letter
- A0 print shop format
The pattern includes seam allowance.