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Alison Swimsuit by Jaime

Added Jun 27, 2009

by jaimesews

Bakersfield, Cal...

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Description

Vintage style one piece swimsuit from Burdastyle pattern Alison BS-002.

Material Notes

4 way stretch lycra, bra cups, knit elastic

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Swimwear
Style
Beach, Vintage
Material
Other

Credits

Burdastyle pattern Alison BS-002

Burdastyle member Isabelle for writing up additional instructions

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    May 24, 2010, 09.01 AMby niña blanca

    Great work!!!!

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    Apr 12, 2010, 05.09 PMby scrabble0404

    Well done! I’m going to try this soon. What type of bra cups did you use?

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      May 24, 2010, 11.03 PMby jaimesews

      I used whatever I found at the local JoAnn’s fabrics. Next time I would probably look around online for a larger cup, but they do okay. Have fun – it’s a great suit!

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    Mar 25, 2010, 08.47 PMby Becky Ware

    Your choice of fabric and your attention to detail really make your suit a winner! I want to try this swimsuit now too, your is great inspiration. Thank you for sharing!

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      May 24, 2010, 11.04 PMby jaimesews

      THANK YOU!! :)

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    Jan 3, 2010, 09.47 AMby megarooony

    this looks amazing on you! fantastic job with the tailoring, it fits you perfectly!

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    Aug 24, 2009, 03.54 PMby bita

    Looks like made by a pro! You canged the neckline a bit, didn’t you? Very nice.

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      May 24, 2010, 11.05 PMby jaimesews

      I am smaller/narrower in the rib cage so I ended up having to move the straps quite a bit in on the cup so it laid against my skin and didn’t gap out (if that makes sense). But style-wise, it is the same as the pattern.

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    Jun 29, 2009, 01.04 AMby lybu

    Very nice. You are motivating me to try this pattern out

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    Jun 28, 2009, 10.55 AMby themedusa

    Wow, sewing a swim suit is something I’d never try and you’ve done it beautifully. Great fabric by the way.

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    Jun 28, 2009, 05.52 AMby fairytale-thirteen

    BEAUTIFUL SEWING – WELL DONE.

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    Jun 28, 2009, 02.11 AMby alizwa

    Great job. beautiful fabric.

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    Jun 28, 2009, 01.38 AMby thecuriouskiwi

    Oh wow, you fabric is amazing! I love it! I want to try this swimsuit in Summer and I haven’t started looking for swimsuit fabric yet but when I do I hope I can find some as beautiful as yours. Great job, it looks fab on you :)

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      May 24, 2010, 11.05 PMby jaimesews

      I believe I got it at fabric.com!

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    Jun 27, 2009, 09.20 PMby tamezdc

    Excellent job. It looks perfect on you.

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    Jun 27, 2009, 08.13 PMby camilaustral

    great fabric! you look great ;)

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/alison-swimsuit-by-jaime