Madalynne Roxie Bralette, Sports Bralette and Swim Top
£9.50 – £16.50
Buy the Roxie Bralette, Sports Bralette and Swim Top sewing pattern from Madalynne. The Roxie is a sleek, asymmetrical bralette that features a high neck overlay and wide bottom band. View A has no bust darts and is available in band sizes 30-44 and one cup size, which is based on A-C cups. View B has bust darts to accommodate larger cup sizes and is available in band sizes 30-44 and A/B, C/D, (DD)E/F, G/H and I/J cups.
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). Choose your band size. What is Copy Shop?
Suggested fabrics and fabric requirements:
0.75 YD (0.7 M) MAIN FABRIC: Fabric for front bralette, back bralette and bottom band. Pattern was designed to be made with fabrics that have 8-20% spandex. Recommended fabrics are stretch all over lace, stretch mesh, lycra and jersey.
0.75 YD (0.7 M) COMBO FABRIC: Fabric for overlay. Pattern was designed to be made with fabrics that have 8-20% spandex. Recommended fabrics are stretch all over lace or mesh.
0.75 YD (0.7 M) LINING FABRIC: Fabric for lining front and back bralette. Pattern was designed to be lined with fabrics that have 8-20% spandex. Recommended lining is stretch mesh for band sizes 30-34 A/B and C/D cups. Recommended lining is power net for sizes 30-34 (DD)E/F, G/H and I/J cups and 36-44 all cup sizes. Main fabric can be used as lining fabric.
Sizing: Band sizes 30-44 and A/B, C/D, (DD)E/F, G/H and I/J cups. Please check the designer’s size chart.
To determine band size, measure around your ribcage, also called your underbust. Be sure to keep the tape measure snug and level all the way around.
To determine cup size, measure around the fullest part of your bust. You can wear no bra, a sports bra or a lightly lined bra while measuring. Again, keep the tape measure level and snug all the way around. Subtract underbust measurement from full bust measurement, and then refer to the size chart. If you are between sizes, the designer suggests sizing up if you are a large cup size ((DD)E/F+) and sizing down if you are a small cup size.
Notions: Polyester thread; microtex or stretch needle; 2 yd fold over elastic, 3/8″ wide; 1.25 yd of band elastic, 1 1/2″ – 1 5/8″ wide // Optional: 28 mm rotary cutter; spray adhesive.
PDF pattern includes: Step-by-step instructions with photos; A4 print-at-home pattern (15 pages for View A, 12-18 pages for View B); US letter print-at-home pattern (15 pages for View A, 16-18 pages for View B); A0 copy shop pattern (1 sheet for View A, 1 sheet for View B). This pattern has layers so you can print just the size(s) you need. Note: This pattern is designed to be printed in colour.
Note: You might also be interested in the DIY kits Madalynne has created to accompany her patterns. These contain all the notions you need for your sewing project.
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Jersey / Knits / Scuba, Lace, Lycra / Spandex / Waterproof
Half a day, All day
PDF, PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 30 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 32 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 34 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 36 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 38 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 40 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 42 (+£7.00), PDF pattern + Printed copy shop BAND SIZE 44 (+£7.00)
12-18 pages (View B), 15 pages (View A)