Time for some summer sewing with these funky swim trunks sewing patterns for boys – everything from Euro style swimsuits to boardshorts, with Speedos and a rash guard/vest thrown in too. Find the perfect fabric and sew up some stylish swimmers for your boy!
While there’s a million and one swimsuit sewing patterns for girls, there aren’t as many options for boys. Don’t let that stop you! There are some fun and funky swim trunk sewing patterns for boys out there, and here are some of my favourites.
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Board Short Sewing Patterns for Boys
The Kids’ Swim Trunks from 5 out of 4 have two length options, with option in-seam pockets, liner and drawstring.
I love the curved seam colour-blocking of the Santa Cruz Boardshorts by Peekaboo Patterns.
Colours for Baby has a simple boy’s swim shorts sewing pattern, perfect for beginners.
The grommet and tabs add an extra bit of style to the board shorts with this board shorts sewing pattern from Seamingly Smitten.
Euro-Style Swim Trunk Sewing Patterns for Boys
The Monaco swim trunks sewing pattern by Peekaboo Patterns is another stylish European-style option for boys.
For a simple design for your little boy, there is a free pattern and tutorial for these swim trunks on Pretty Prudent.
Rash Vest Sewing Pattern for Boys
Protect your boy’s skin with a rash vest (or rashi) with the Hang Ten Rash Guard sewing pattern from Peekaboo Patterns. It comes with long and short sleeve options.