In a crazy upcycling ~ brainstorming session one night, Mike came up with the idea to make the boys some underwear out of t-shirts, and they LOVE them!
I used Katrina's Sew Quick Pattern and chose the appropriate size. I used the XXXL for my 8 year old and the XXL for my 5 year old.
1 men's large size t-shirt left over from Tutorial #1.
My 8 year old has requested elastic in the waistband, but other than that he says they have good coverage and the leg bands are very comfortable!
Here's a few other free underwear patterns for the whole family: