How To: Sew a Pair of Boxer Shorts

During Valentine’s Day season, a whole bunch of craft and style blogs did round-ups of special, handmade ladies undergarments. I kept my eyes open for an article on underwear for the gents, but it never surface.

So I did some research, and this is best of the free how-tos out there.  

Checked cotton

It’s from a Japanese site devoted to all kinds of underwear making, and includes an elastic waist and button fly.

Cut cloth

The free, downloadable pattern and cutting guide are particularly helpful. And they include a special trick for a curved hem for the fellow with strong [big] legs.

How to Make a Classic Boxer