Sewing your own swimwear doesn’t have to be complicated. Meet Maggie! This two-piece swimsuit has a scoop neckline, wide-set straps, high-waisted bottoms, and a cheeky cut at the legs.
Our instructions will show you how to use swim elastic throughout. This bathing suit is also fully lined, so you’ll learn how to sew swimwear with a beautiful finish.
Crosby is wearing a curvy size 14 Maggie swimsuit with 3/4" added to the bottom leg side seam. Her measurements are 43 1/2", 34", 47", and she is 5'10".
Appeared in: Seamwork Issue 79
Skill Level: Intermediate
Format: Downloadable digital pattern
Our Misses patterns are drafted for a C cup and our Curvy patterns are drafted for DD. Both are drafted for a height of 5'8" (172 cm).
Size Range: 00 - 26
Fit Guides: We want to help you achieve the best fit possible so you can sew garments you truly love. Our fit guides are designed to help you better understand the fit and details of each pattern. Use fit guides in conjunction with the finished measurement chart to better understand the ease and intended fit of each pattern.
Supplies: All-purpose polyester sewing thread, ballpoint sewing machine needle, 8 1/2 Yards (7.8 meters) of 1/4" (6 mm) cotton swimwear elastic. Optional: foam cups
Main Fabric: Nylon Lycra swimwear fabrics with 4-way stretch and 60% - 80% stretch. Fabrics with 2-way stretch will not work for this pattern.
Lining Fabric: Swimwear lining fabric with 4-way stretch and 60% - 80% stretch. Lining fabrics with 2-way stretch will not work for this pattern.
Size Range: 00 - 26
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