Mens Knit Boxers, sew your man his essential gear!

Make in cool cotton elastane for summer and warm merino for winter. Choose a favourite colour or pattern to make these essential items.

Go wild and put together a palette of colours and patterns for your man!


Mens Knit Boxers- sizes Small, Medium, Large, XLarge, 2XLarge.

Sewing level: intermediate.

Construction processes: seams, topstitching, hemming, attaching elastic. Requirements for project: Fabric- minimum width 110 cm

Fabric suggestions- knit fabric with elastane for form fitting such as Cotton Elastane.

150 cm wide fabric width- all sizes 0.40 m.

Notions: Matching thread, Machine needle – ballpoint (knit), 20-30 mm wide elastic- approximate length per size- small 64 cm, medium 73 cm, large 78 cm, XLarge 83 cm, XXLarge 88 cm.

Tools: Sewing machine, (over-locking machine if available), scissors, pins, iron/ironing board.

Cover photo, materials used- Levana Fabric- Nuyarn- Orange,

Sems Fabric- Cotton Elastane- Japanese Carp white.

Mens Knit Boxers

  • How to print your SEWNZ sewing pattern

    How to Print with Adobe Reader – free downloadable programme.

    First download PDF file to your computer folders- documents/pictures.

    Open PDF with Adobe Reader,

    go to File then to Print,

    Select All pages in Page to print,

    Select Actual size in Page & Size Handling,

    Select Auto in Orientation.

    You can select specific pages to print and in colour to see each size.

    Patterns have a 2-3 cm overlap on each side, line them up and cellotape together