I really wanted to try to hack the new Rose Bubble Shorts and do a box pleat version. I am loving the look!
For those who wants to give it a go, here is the tutorial:
You will need:
-Fabric (I used Orange 100% cotton)
– Your front shorts pieces
Are you ready?
Here we go!
BOX PLEATS TUTORIAL
- Follow step 1 of the pattern tutorial to transfer all your pattern markings
2. Working on the wrong side of the front short pieces, follow step 2 of the pattern tutorial to baste your pleats in each marking.
Here is how the wrong side should look like.
Here is how the right side should look like.
3. To create an open box pleat you want to press the pleats flat from the back. Baste them in place.
YAY! You are done!
4. Continue with step 4 of the pattern tutorial to finish the shorts! When you are done with the tutorial, your shorts should look like this!
Love the look!!!