Sizes US 0-16 and Euro 30-46
Model size 5'6" 172 cm 2 cup sizes A/B and C/D
The Rita swimsuit is a fab one piece with halter neck and deep plunging V neckline designed for sizes 0-16 / 30-46
The bra comes in 2 cup options A+B and C+D. The suit is designed with 2 leg heights. The leg opening is finished with either folded elastic or a fabric band.
The side panel wraps around the side without a side seam for a slimming effect. The swim wear design is retro and fabulous.
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 Swimsuit can be lined with a swim or active wear jersey lining as prefered.
You will also need 1/4-3/8" (5-7 mm) swim elastic and clear elastic.
- 2 cup sizes
- 2 leg heights
- Alternate finished leg opening elastic or fabric
- Tankini option
- 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.
Read Stacy Clements blog post about Rita Swimsuit