Clothes Again

This morning I felt like sewing an item of clothing instead of quilting. For ages I've wanted to draft a basic shorts pattern. This was my first attempt. They turned out great and I'll only make minor tweaks to the pattern for the next pair:
I used Harmony Art organic cotton sateen.
They fit well and are comfortable. I wanted an elastic waistband which worked out well:
I used the selvedges of the fabric to create a tag which I sewed into the waistband at the back, that way I'll never forget what fabric I used for them:
This fabulous organic cotton sateen is Morning Dew by Harmony Art Organic Design:
You can buy it here: