Step 6: Attaching the pattern

6. Fold your shorts in half so that one of the side seams is facing up. Then place your pattern over it. Once you have it in the right position, pin the pattern down and trace it.
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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