Hey Ya’ll!! This year one of my sewing goals was to make a couple garments for my husband. I wanted to challenge myself and show my favorite guy some love. Since I’m not experienced in menswear, I decided to start off small and make my love some shorts.
I can’t explain how fun it was to collaborate with my husband on this sewing project. From picking out fabric and notions and going through the fitting process, it was a great way to incorporate him in my favorite pastime. Not only did I gain more insight on his personal style but he also got an opportunity to see how much work goes into making a garment. Inside I’ll show you how I used McCall’s 6973 to create my first pair of men’s shorts. Continue reading