The Kids’ Riptide Reversible Shorties pattern is intended for spandex blend knit fabrics and comes in sizes 2T-18.
The Kids’ Riptide Reversible Shorties pattern provides:
– Detailed instructions on how to make the shorts reversible.
– Low and High Rise options
This is a pattern you can come back to again and again as your child grows. Enjoy! Come and show off your style in our 5 out of 4 Patterns Group on Facebook.
This listing is for a downloaded PDF sewing pattern, NOT a finished product. Your download should immediately pop up after purchasing, but you can also log into your account at any time and download the package again. Your downloads will include a professionally drawn pattern with trimless pages and layers.
The pattern pieces included are formatted for 8.5×11, A4 (typically outside of the US), and A0 printers. Please remember to NOT use the A4 pattern unless you are located outside of the US and own an A4 printer and A4 paper. The A0 pattern is specifically designed for large format printing. You have permission from 5 out of 4 Patterns to have this pattern printed at your local copy shop.
The separate tutorial download includes hyperlinks to help you navigate to whichever options you’re interested in doing. It also includes professionally drawn images for each tutorial step as well as pictures for steps that might be a little tricky. We take great pains to make the tutorial as clear as possible! We’ve even included links to our YouTube channel, where you can find video tutorials on certain steps.
- Up to 1 yard of Lycra blend knit fabric such as nylon lycra
- serger and walking foot are helpful but not required
- Wash Away Wonder Tape
- 1/4″ clear elastic
The Kids’ Reversible Swim Shorties are available in kids’ sizes 2-18. The size chart and fabric requirements are listed in the last image.
Please don’t hesitate to contact me via email (email@example.com) if you have any questions. We’d love to see you in our Facebook group and on Instagram too!
Brenda Haas –
Loved this pattern! And more importantly my daughter loves them. The fit is great. She wears then to dance and gets a ton of compliments.
The instructions were well written, lots of pictures and eay to follow:)
Jodie (verified owner) –
Love this pattern. So easy to follow.
So easy & so cute! Love that they are reversible. Awesome!
Joan Ellis (verified owner) –
I have made these with two young sewing students. They are adorable on and reversibility makes for a great swim capsule piece. Perfect to color block with scraps for a mommy and me set.