Best Plus Size Bike Shorts
No more holes in your thigh seams!
If you're tired of having cheap bike shorts that are just too skimpy, these bike shorts will rock your world. Treat yourself to high quality, substantial fabrics that are thick, not sheer. Made to order so that you can have any length you want. Great bike shorts for working out, wearing under skirts, or just hanging about. These Best Bike Shorts come in any of our super stretchy spandex fabrics , including our sturdy cotton lycra jersey, and our swimwear nylon spandex too. Extended sizes, from 1x - 10x, up to 100" hips.
- crotch gusset gives you extra freedom of movement
- no binding, wrinkling or pinching
- inner thigh seam sewn with special stitching that won't develop holes
- standard inseam length is 21", available in any length
- pull on elastic waist
Shown in Black Cotton Lycra Jersey*- C1.
*this style number is a pattern for stretchy knit fabrics only.
Click on the fabric link below to see swatches and fabric information for all the different fabrics and colors that are suitable.
Price will vary depending on which fabric you choose.
Measurements for the actual shorts are as follows: hip/thigh circumference
1x - 42"/16 3/4", 2x - 46"/18 1/4"', 3x - 50"/19 3/4", 4x - 55"/21 3/4",
5x - 60"/24 1/2", 6x - 65"/27", 7x - 71"/29 1/2", 8x* - 77"/32 1/4",
9x* - 83"/35 1/2", 10x* - 89"/ 39" *larger sizes may require side seams
*remember these are very stretchy fabrics, the leggings should be smaller than your body, see size chart below for guidelines.
For prior Peaches customers, these new sizes are roughly a size larger than the previous Peaches fit. Please contact us if you need to know your order history, or what size to order.
The size chart below gives your body measurements.
cut and sew
*Have your own fabric? Send it to us and we will cut and sew it for you!
Our cut and sew charge would be $40.
For this style as shown, for sizes 1x - 6x you need 2 1/4" yards of 58/60" wide fabric, 7x and 8x need 2 1/2 yards, 9x and 10x need 2 3/4 yards.
It needs to be a 4-way stretch, stretchy knit fabric with some spandex or lycra in it. (If you want it much longer, you'll need extra fabric).