Lisboa Walking Shorts Pattern by Liesl + Co

£20.00
Lisboa Walking Shorts Pattern by Liesl + Co

These relaxed pull-on walking shorts include an elastic paper-bag waist, belt loops, and front pockets. You can choose between back welt pockets (View A) for a professional detail or back patch pockets (View B) for an easier sew. Dress them up with a blazer or wear them with sneakers, as you prefer. These versatile shorts can be sewn with three different inseam lengths (3", 5", or 7") to accommodate your preferred style.

Sizing: US 0-20 (approx equivalent to a UK 8-22)

Pattern
Size
Waist

Hips

0 25"  35"
2 26" 36"
4 27" 37"
6 28" 38"
8 29" 39"
10 30" 40"
12 31 1/2" 41 1/2"
14 33" 43"
16 34 1/2" 44 1/2"
18 36 1/2" 46 1/2"
20 38 1/2" 48 1/2"

Sewing Level: Confident Beginner

Suggested fabrics: mid weight to heavier woven fabrics; cotton poplin, twills, canvas, linens, wool suiting or flannel.  If making from a heavier fabric you will need a lighter lining fabric for pockets on view B.

Fabric Required: 

size 0 2 4 6 8 10
View A, 44" Fabric 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards
View A, 58" Fabric 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards
View B, 44" Fabric 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 2 yards 2 yards
View B, 58" Fabric 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/4 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards 1 1/2 yards

 

size 12 14 16 18 20
View A, 44" Fabric 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards
View A, 58" Fabric 1 3/4 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards
View B, 44" Fabric 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards 2 yards
View B, 58" Fabric 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards 1 3/4 yards

 Other Notions: 1-1.25 yards 1" elastic for waistband, lightweight interfacing