9 Free Sewing Patterns for Boxers and Men's Underwear

drying mens boxer shorts
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These free sewing patterns for men's boxers will get you started making great gifts for the guys in your life. Choose an easy-to-wash soft fabric and see how fast those boxers become his favorite. Boxers are not just for the guys as many young ladies love to sleep in boxers and a T-shirt.

One thing to be aware of with all of these patterns is the type of elastic you should use so learn more about sewing elastic before you buy the wrong type.

  • 01 of 09

    How to Make a Classic Boxer

    Classic boxer sewing pattern
    Debbie Colgrove

    This free pattern makes a standard pair of boxers with a fly front. There are excellent directions with many graphics to explain the process so anyone can make these boxers.

    The printout of the pattern is for 96 cm hips and would have to be altered for other sizes.

    Classic boxer pattern from Underwear.Sew-ing

  • 02 of 09

    How to Make Stretch Boxers

    How to make boxers
    Debbie Colgrove

    This free pattern is designed for stretch fabric so lightweight knits and fleece boxers would be great for this pattern. This pattern does not feature a fly front so the girls would really like it!

    Stretch boxer pattern from Underwear.Sew-ing

  • 03 of 09

    How to Make Child's Boxers

    Child's boxers free pattern
    Debbie Colgrove

    These adorable boys boxers for boys 5 to 6 years old look so comfy! The free directions are photo enhanced so anyone should be able to follow along if you take their time.

    Child's boxer pattern from Underwear.Sew-ing

  • 04 of 09

    Briefs for Little Boys

    Briefs for little boys
    Debbie Colgrove

    These soft briefs for little boys would make a great potty training reward. Using soft stretch cotton fabric with a novelty print would make them extra special!

    Briefs for baby boys from Underwear.Sew-ing

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  • 05 of 09

    How to Make a Simple Bikini

    Simple bikini underwear pattern
    Debbie Colgrove

    Judging by the design of the front pattern piece, which seems to have a pouch style area, guys that prefer bikini style underwear should love this simple design.

    Simple bikini for men pattern from Underwear.Sew-ing

  • 06 of 09

    Copying a Pair of Ready-To-Wear Mens Briefs

    Copying a pair of ready-to-wear
    Debbie Colgrove

    When guys have their favorites and you simply can't seem to replace them, so the best solution is to follow these instructions to copy a favorite pair and make a new one. There are also many more included that are bound to become the new all-time favorites.

    Cloning knitwear from Burda Style

  • 07 of 09

    Men's Bikini With Seamless Front

    Bikini with seamless front
    Debbie Colgrove

    Seams can be uncomfortable when they land in the wrong location. This pattern for men's bikini underwear solves this problem by having no seams in the front piece. These instructions have many photos to guide you through the process of making your own men's bikinis.

    Seamless front bikini from Underwear.Sew-ing

  • 08 of 09

    Unisex Boxer Shorts

    Sewing pattern: unisex boxer shorts
    Debbie Colgrove

    This printable pattern is for sizes XS to XL. The pockets could easily be removed for more of an underwear type garment, but the pockets make this boxer pattern a perfect one to use for making sleepwear style boxers or elastic waisted shorts style boxers.

    Unisex boxer shorts from Craft Passion

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  • 09 of 09

    Men's Boxer Pattern

    Men's boxer pattern
    Debbie Colgrove

    This free pattern is a PDF printout, so the printing should be very accurate for sizing purposes. While it doesn't come with instructions, if you are experienced in sewing, you should be able to put the pieces together pretty easily. It creates a great pair of button-closed fly-front boxers suitable for guys or gals.

    Men's boxer pattern from Free Fashion Coach

Once you're finished with making these for the best guys in your life, learn how to make panties, bras, slips, and other undergarments for the best women in your life.