Step 10: Making the band

10. After you're done, take the tie and strategically pin it around the top of your pants.
IM a little confused. by boardshort you mean boardshort swimsuit right? Cause I doubt you can swim in this. Am i right?
its a light fabric so you can swim in them
"What you need... a Hawaiian shit" LOL.
I don't have a hawaiian shit, nor would I want a piece of one on my shorts. I'm just gonna be following these up to step four to make some nice slim fit shorts.
now this i really like
This is sweet I usually just cut the legs off of my old pants and then you sew a stitch about 1/4 inch above the cut. After you wash them it will frey but not go past the line it looks really cool.

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