Laela Jeyne Patterns
£13.50 – £20.50
Buy the Violet Swimsuit sewing pattern from Laela Jeyne Patterns. Violet is a one-piece swimsuit with a faux surplice (crossover) front. It has a high or low cut back and is fully lined. View A has no ruffles and optional side cut outs. View B has a neckline ruffle. Instructions for how to add a bra pocket for a full or partial bra are also included.
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 but recommended).
Fabric requirements: 60″ (152 cm) wide fabric: View A, 1 1/4 yd/m // View B, 1 1/2 yd/m // Lining, 1 yd/m.
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 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
Half a day, All day
UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48, UK 22 / US 18 / EU 50, UK 24 / US 20 / EU 52, UK 26 / US 22 / EU 54, UK 28 / US 24 / EU 56, UK 30 / US 26 / EU 58
PDF, PDF pattern + Printed copy shop (+£7.00)
80 pages (all cup sizes)