Megan Nielsen - Paper Sewing Pattern - Cottesloe Swimsuit
Classic one piece swimsuits and mix and match bikini sets. Pattern features athletic elements, four variations and includes detailed instructions to guide the sewer through swimsuit construction techniques.
View A is a one piece swimsuit with low scoop back, shelf bra and ties at the back. View B is a one piece swimsuit with high scoop back. View C is a bikini top and a low rise bikini bottom. View D is an athletic inspired bikini top and high waisted bikini bottom with wide waistband. All versions are able to be fully lined.
Suggested fabrics: Swim fabric with at least 50% stretch and 100% recovery such as polyamide or Lycra/Spandex.
Additional supplies: 6mm swim elastic, 13mm wide swim elastic (view A), 25mm wide swim elastic (view D), swimsuit lining (optional), Powermesh (optional for view A shelf bra), foam cups (optional).