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Boys Classically Cool Cargo Shorts sewing pattern (3m – 8y)

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Boys Classically Cool Cargo Shorts sewing pattern (3m - 8y)


Do you need a new cool pair of shorts for your boy? Do you love easy to sew patterns? Then, this Classically Cool Cargo Shorts sewing pattern will be your go-to shorts pattern for your little boy.

These shorts have many great features like cargo pockets, faux fly, slanted front pockets, elastic waist and pocket flap button. These shorts are sure to be one of his favorites in your son’s wardrobe and they will never go out of style!

If you wish, you can use a longer hem to give these shorts an extra preppy look.

Recommended fabric:-

  • cotton,
  • gingham,
  • seersucker,
  • linen fabric for the warm months,
  • use a khaki or navy corduroy for the cooler months.

That way, your little boy’s wardrobe will be complete for all seasons!


Boys Classically Cool Cargo Shorts sewing pattern (3m - 8y)

Start sewing today! The designer rates her project as easy enough for a beginner sewer. 

Available sizes that are included in this pattern:-

  • 3 months to 8 years.

 More about the technical stuff:-

  • Full size, computer-generated and color-coded pattern pieces are included,
  • Reprint the pattern pieces anytime in any size!
  • Step-by-step directions,
  • Clear pictures of each step,
  • Easy to understand directions,
  • Many options available: cargo pockets, side slant pockets, and faux fly,
  • No enlarging necessary,
  • NO SERGER needed.


Boys Classically Cool Cargo Shorts sewing pattern (3m - 8y)


The creator of this pattern gives us some exciting ideas about a great upcycling project. You can use a man’s dress shirt for sizes 3 months – 4T. What a great way to reuse a lovely fabric!

If you like the look of these shorts as much as we do then click on the link below to get the pattern and start making a pair today!


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