Free Swimming Costume Sewing Patterns
In this post we share a selection of swimming costume tutorials and patterns.
Would you sew your own swimming costume? Here are a few free swimming costume patterns and tutorials for you to try!
Swimming Costume Patterns
Amanda from Kitschy Coo has a brilliant swimming costume tutorial on her site – step by step tips to make this pin-up style bathing suit.
FeathertySews Blog has a brilliant series showing how to construct the top and bottom of a two piece swimsuit – really useful tips and advice in this series of posts – Sewing a Swimsuit
Cotton and Curls Sewing Blog has a great pattern for a 3 in 1 swimsuit which also has details for sewing up a maternity tankini – great if you are put off by the uninspiring or ridiculously expensive options in maternity shops.
This Girl’s swimsuit tutorial from blogger Zaaberry is full of great tips and a step by step guide for sewing up a swimming costume for a little girl – practising on a little suit will be a good way to get used to sewing with nylon lycra fabric.
Also recommended is this complete list of tips for sewing swimsuits by Creative Chicks at Play – there are links to loads of tutorials for aspects of sewing up a swimsuit.