Pink Alison Bathing Suit!!!

Added Jul 5, 2011

by amberlove

South Ogden, Uta...

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Description

based on Burdastyle’s Alison! I omitted the back ties, made the leg openings higher and lengthened the halter ties. I also didn’t use a tab on the front, instead I hand stitched the gathers in. I also upcycled an old bra for the padding.

This is my first swimsuit, and it wasn’t as hard as I thought it would be. I also underlined the entire front—using the same pattern piece, just cut in 1/2 inch on each side for…extra skinniness?

If you want to hear me blather on there is more information etc… eveningtree.blogspot.com

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Swimwear
Style
Beach

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    Jan 2, 2012, 04.20 AMby lyssiemarie16

    i really like how you altered the leg part. the original did look a little boy short ish

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    Jul 28, 2011, 05.29 AMby Melissa Bermudez

    did you use a lining??

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      Jul 28, 2011, 11.15 PMby amberlove

      I lined the entire front piece. I actually made it 1/2 an inch smaller cross-wise. I also lined the crotch.

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    Jul 7, 2011, 09.23 PMby assets

    Well done it fits you so well. Enjoy this on the beach.

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    Jul 6, 2011, 05.16 PMby ellohdesign

    um gorgeous! LOVE IT! i love the color as well.

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    Jul 6, 2011, 01.05 PMby Douli Bee

    BRAVO !!!

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    Jul 6, 2011, 06.57 AMby poppykettle

    you look a million bucks :)

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    Jul 6, 2011, 12.38 AMby Lucha Suarez

    Beautiful, u did a great job!

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    Jul 5, 2011, 09.50 PMby Delphina14

    Nice! So nicely sewn, it looks shop-bought. Well done!

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    Jul 5, 2011, 09.22 PMby mojo elgin

    great job! It looks wonderful on you :)

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/pink-alison-bathing-suit