Stay Home & Sew: Flint Shorts


Wide leg cropped pants or shorts with unique crossover closure at the side seam. Pattern sits on the natural waist and features hidden closure at the left pocket , release tucks at the front, darts at the back, slash pockets, two waistband options and two lengths. View A is a pair of above ankle cropped pants with button closures. View B is a pair of above ankle cropped pants with tie closure. View C is a pair of shorts with button closures. View D is a pair of shorts with tie closures.

In this box, you will receive the pattern, fabric of your choice and all the notions to match your fabric

Pattern: Flint Shorts from Megan Nielsen

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

What you should know (or desire to learn): Sewing pleats, sewing buttons and buttonholes, sewing slash pockets

Fabric Options: Read more about the fabric options here.

  • Persimmon Washed Linen - If you want a linen pants or shorts to transition from summer to fall, it's hard to go wrong with this brightly saturated pink orange hue. Like fresh papaya or tangy persimmon, this color brighten up your day and your wardrobe. Lightweight and airy, this linen has an antique washed finish, adding softness and texture. A stunning choice for a fabulous pair of pants
  • Heather Blue Brushed Tencel Cotton Flannel - There's something so alluring about a pair of light blue pants: they're not too bright, but bold enough that others will notice. Plus, this fabric is deliciously soft (thank you, tencel). It also as a lovely soft yet tailored drape that will just flow beautifully over your hips with that pattern. Pair it with a bateau top and feel quite Parisian with this choice.

Also in this box: Matching thread, two buttons, fusible interfacing and a sewing machine needle