The Cygne Swimsuit by Small Bobbins (design by Hari Ito Lingerie) can be hacked into a really cute bikini. I took pictures of the steps I took, including how I changed the back to accommodate a bikini. The pattern contains waist lines, so I decided to go for some high-waist bikini bottoms and added a band to the bikini top. I figured that suits my curvy figure best, but the bikini bottom can obviously also be
There are pieces of clothing where fitting issues are not too apparent - and then there's swimwear. A swimsuit that does not fit is such a pain. Especially if you're curvy. Then you have to constantly check that your boobs don't fall out or that your ass is still covered 😂 The perfect swimsuit should also not be too tight so it squishes your figure, but not too loose so that it does not hold
Today I'll show you how I sewed my latest Burda shirt #114 from the June BurdaStyle Magazine edition 2020. I wanted a clean finish on this one because the crepe fabric I chose frays a lot. I used bias binding on the seams. With the flutter sleeves the bound seams gives it a really nice flair and since they flutter when you move your arms, you can actually see the bound seams.
Good sport outfits for curvy women are hard to come by. Especially sports bras. After 3min of wearing them, I get so annoyed because my girls won't stop flopping around 😆🙈. Do you know that feeling? Time to check if I can make a SUPPORTIVE sports bra.