Sizes US 0-16 and Euro 30-46
Model size 5'6" 172 cm 2 cup sizes A/B and C/D
The Marilyn Bikini is a fab bikini with a halter and deep plunging V neckline. The bra comes in 2 cup sizes A+B and C+D. The bottom is designed with 2 leg heights finished with either folded elastic or a fabric band. The height of the waist can be high or low.
The side panel wraps around the side without a side seam for a slimming effect.The design is a retro tribute to the 1950’s silhouette, in an updated contemporary swim wear fit.
2-3 /4 you have sewn before but you are not a super experienced seamstress. You can handle sewing and folding elastic edges and gathers.
Fabric and notions:
The pattern is designed for a light to medium weight swimsuit jersey in polyester and lycra 4 way stretch. The Bikini can be lined with a swim or active wear jersey lining as prefered.
*1/4” / 7mm swim elastic for all edges of the bra cup
*1” / 2,5cm swim elastic for the chest band
*1 X 1” / 2,5cm hook for the back closure
*clear elastic to reinforce the chest band
*woven scrap fabric to reinforce the center front area
- 2 cup sizes
- 2 leg heights
- 2 waist heights
- Alternate finished leg opening elastic or fabric
- Layered options for printing only one size or all sizes.
- Non trim pages.
- instructions for altering the trunk length
- Seam allowance
- Imperial and metric measurements and sizing..
The first page of the pattern includes a square measuring 2” x 2” / 5cm x 5cm to ensure that the scaling of your printer is correct. The pattern features the Layers option to allow you to print just the size(s) you need. The pattern can be printed in format Letter or A4. The pattern must be printed via Adobe Acrobat reader. Download it here for free.
*See listing pictures for fabric requirements.