US 0-16 & EU 30-46. Height 5'6" 172 cm.
The Rita swimsuit is a fabulous one piece halter neck swimsuit with a deep plunging V-neckline The downloadable sewing pattern includes two bra options A+B and C+D. The suit is designed with two leg heights. The leg opening is finished with either folded elastic or a fabric band.
The front wraps around the side without a side seam for a slimming effect. The style of the suit is retro and fabulous.
The PDF Sewing pattern is downloadable and printable.
Skill level 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 four-way stretch. The Swimsuit can be lined with a swim or active wear jersey lining as prefered.
- Two cup sizes
- Two leg heights
- Alternate finished leg opening elastic or fabric
- Tankini option
- Halter neckline
- Instructions for altering the trunk length
- Trimless pages
- Body and Garment measurements in both imperial and metric increments.
- Fully illustrated instructions.
- Format Letter and A4
The pattern includes seam allowance. 3/8" / 1 cm general
The first page of the pattern includes a square measuring 2” x 2” / 5 cm x 5 cm 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.
SizingThe pattern includes a detailed measurement chart
|60" Fabric and lining||22||22||22||22||22||29||29||29||29|
|Elastic 1/4 -3/8"||84||85,5||87||88,5||90||91,5||93||94,5||96|
|150 cm fabric and lining||55||55||55||55||55||70||70||70||70|
|Elastic 5-7 mm||210||218||226||234||242||250||258||266||274|