Laela Jeyne Patterns
£13.50 – £20.50
Buy the Isla Bikini sewing pattern from Laela Jeyne Patterns. This retro style bikini has a cross-over-front bikini top and three-piece bottom with optional ruching. The bottom comes in bikini, high rise, and ultra high rise. This swimsuit is also suitable for maternity wear in the bikini rise, and the bra top is great for nursing.
This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following formats:
– PDF (available to download immediately after purchase). What is a PDF?
– PDF pattern + Printed A0 copy shop (We print out the A0 pattern sheets, but you’ll need to download the digital instructions, as we don’t print these. The PDF files will be emailed immediately after purchase, and the A0 pattern sheets will be dispatched next working day). What is Copy Shop?
Suggested fabrics: Four-way stretch swimsuit fabric made of nylon spandex, polyester spandex, some kinds of dance/activewear stretch. All fabric should have at least 50-60% stretch // Swimwear lining fabric made of nylon spandex with at least 50-60% stretch // Powernet fabric with 40-60% stretch if body shaping is desired (optional).
Fabric requirements: 60″ (152 cm) wide fabric: Top, 1 yd/m // Ultra high rise bottom, 7/8 yd/m // High rise bottom: 3/4 yd/m // Low rise bottom: 1/2 yd/m // Lining (top or bottom): 2/3 yd/m (each).
Sizing: 00 – 30 (approx. UK 6 – 30) and cup sizes A – E. Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.
Notions: Thread; serger (optional); coverstitch machine or double needle (optional); ball point/stretch needles; 2 spools of woolly nylon thread for serger loopers (optional); 2.5 yd/m of 3/8″ (1 cm) swimsuit elastic (you may have some extra); whole or partial foam bra cups to insert into top (you may also want underwires for extra support, optional).
PDF pattern includes: Illustrated step-by step-instructions; no-trim pattern for US letter and A4 paper; A0 copy shop file. Layers option allows you to print only the size you need.
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Lycra / Spandex / Waterproof
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PDF, PDF pattern + Printed copy shop (+£7.00)
58 pages (all cup sizes)
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