The Riptide Reversible Shorties pattern is intended for spandex blend knit fabrics and has multiple options to meet your changing needs.
The Riptide Shorties pattern provides:
– Information for maternity modifications.
– Detailed instructions on how to make the shorts reversible.
– Maternity/Low, Mid, and High Rise options
The pattern comes in sizes XXS to 3XL.
This is a pattern you can come back to again and again as your body and your life changes. 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), Projector, 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.
- 1 yard of Lycra blend knit fabric such as nylon lycra
- clear elastic
- serger and walking foot are helpful but not required
- Wash Away Wonder Tape
- 1/4 or 3/8″ clear elastic
The Riptide Reversible Shorties are available for women’s sizes XXS-3XL. The size chart and fabric requirements are listed in the last image.