Make waves with a pair of handknit shorts that are bursting with personality and color. These cotton-blend shorts are so comfortable you will never want to take them off. With 5 color combos to choose from, everyone in the family can express their creativity year-round! These vivacious shorts are made with solid and multi-color HiKoo CoBaSi Sock/Fingering Yarn. A cotton, silk, bamboo, and nylon multi-plied blend. You'll love the soft texture of these hard-wearing shorts, how quickly they dry, and how cool they will keep you in the warmer months.
Want to pair your own colors for this kit? For size small, you will need 2 skeins of Hikoo CoBaSi Fingering in a solid color and 2 skeins of Hikoo CoBaSi Fingering in a multi-color. For size medium to extra large, you will need 2 skeins of Hikoo CoBaSi Fingering in a solid color and 4 skeins of Hikoo CoBaSi Fingering in a multi-color.
- Small: 30" - 32" waist / 15" length
- Medium: 34" - 36" waist / 15" length
- Large: 38" - 40" waist / 15" length
- Extra Large: 42" - 44" waist / 15" length
Included in your kit:
This kit is a yarn only kit, the pattern must be purchased separately here. Size small kits will include 2 skeins of HiKoo CoBaSi Fingering Yarn in a solid color and 2 skeins of HiKoo CoBaSi Fingering Yarn in multi-colors. Size Medium to Extra Large kits will include 2 skeins of HiKoo CoBaSi Fingering Yarn in a solid color and 4 skeins of Hikoo CoBaSi Fingering Yarn in multi-colors.
Additional supplies you will need that are not included:
The Socks Appeal Boxers pattern by Skacel Collection, Inc., available here on Ravelry.
- Knitting Needles:
- 3.75 mm US 5 24" circular needle (or size needed to obtain a gauge of 28sts and 36 rows = 4" x 4" in Stockinette Stitch on larger needles)
- 3.25 mm US 3 32" circular needle (or 2 US sizes smaller than the larger needle need to get the above gauge)
The "Socks" Appeal Boxer pattern was designed by the Skacel Collection, Inc. This pattern uses Stockinette Stitch and Edge Stitch. It is worked in three panels with a left and right button fly, is sewn together at the leg and crotch seams, and finished with an elastic waistband.