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Leia Swimsuit (free)

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I am the swimming suit to have this summer. In vichy checkered fabric for a graphic effect or in a flowery pattern for a splash of colours… I will dive with you in lagoons, lakes and oceans. All of this in style of course.
This pattern was designed as part of a collaboration with Marie-Claire Idées magazine. The instructions can be found on the blog. All seam allowances are included in the pattern.

Sizes; 36 to 46. (UK 8-18)

RECOMMENDED FABRICS; Swimming suit fabric

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS; 24″ by 35″ wide fabric


2 5/8 yards of 13/16” (3cm) wide France Duval Stalla elastic
1 1/4 yards of 5/8″ wide France Duval Stalla elastic biais tape
1 1/4 yards of 3/8″ wide satin ribbon
One 30mm wide swimming suit hook
1 ballpoint needle

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Additional information


Lycra / Spandex / Waterproof

Make time

Half a day

Sewing level

Confident Beginner


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

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