Itch to Stitch - Belize Shorts & Skort PDF Sewing Pattern

$98.00 per metre
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With just this one pattern, you can create five different styles of shorts and skorts. They all sit at the natural waist and feature a relaxed fit, elastic at the side and back waist, and a medium length inseam (4 1/2″ to 5 3/4″, or 11.4 cm to 14.6 cm). They are also a breeze to sew, leaving you with plenty of time to enjoy the sunshine!

View A: Pleat front shorts with front pockets
View B: Flat front shorts with front pockets
View C: Flat front shorts with no pockets
View D: Skort with front pockets and shorts back
View E: Skort with front pockets and skirt back


  • Available sizes in UK 2-24. Waist from 65cm (26") to 103cm (40"), and Hip from 85cm (33") to 122cm (48")

Skill Level: Confident Beginner

Recommended Fabric: Primary fabric: Use lightweight denim, linen, poplin, twill, crepe and gabardine silk dupioni, or other medium weight woven fabric with or without stretch. Use slightly lighter weight fabric for Views D and E.

Lining (Views A, B, D and E): Use lightweight woven fabric, such as twill, broadcloth or quilting cotton.

Pattern Format: This is a PDF pattern. Included in your download is an A4 file for at home printing, an A0 File for Copy Shop Printing, Projector files and detailed instruction files. 


    • Lightweight woven or weft insertion interfacing
    • 1 1/4″ (3 cm)-wide elastic, up to 23 1/4″ (59 cm)
    • 16″ (41 cm) of 3/8″ (1 cm)-wide bias fusible stay tape (or cut your own using lightweight interfacing)

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