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The Dorian shorts have a few details that make them stand apart. The waistband has elastic on the sides to cinch at your waist. It's finished with a button and our easy-to-sew zipper method. The shorts have a relaxed fit with inset pockets that create a unique silhouette, perfect for tucking in your favorite tee or blouse.

Choose medium-weight wovens like twill, denim, or linen, and feel free to pick a fun contrasting fabric for the pocket lining.

Sarai is wearing size 6 Dorian shorts with a swayback adjustment. Her measurements are 27 1/2", 39" and she is 5’5".

Also pictured: The Orlando T-shirt

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Downloadable digital pattern

Our Misses patterns are drafted for a C cup and our Curvy patterns are drafted for DD. Both are drafted for a height of 5'8" (172 cm).

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All-purpose polyester sewing thread, sewing machine needle, zipper foot, 3/8 yards (.3 meters) of fusible lightweight interfacing, metal/coil zipper (sizes 0 - 6: 5" (13 cm), 8 - 26: 7" (18 cm)), 1 jeans button or 5/8" (15 mm) button, 3/4 yards (.7 meters) of 1"(2.5 cm) braided elastic, optional: large safety pin, topstitching needle, topstitching thread.

Medium weight woven fabrics such as twill, denim, linen, and linen blends.

1/2 yard (.5 meters) of lightweight woven fabric for the pocket bag lining, such as poplin, batiste, quilting cotton, or lawn.

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