How to Sew a Halter One Piece Swimsuit / Bodysuit - Camille Pattern

How to Sew a Halter One Piece Swimsuit / Bodysuit - Camille Pattern

Making a one piece suit that doubles as a bodysuit is super easy! In this videos (2 part series), I'll teach you how to sew it un less than an hour.  The pattern used is the Camille One Piece, available in our pattern shop. We also have pattern kits that include everything you need to make it.  I hope this video helps you overcome the fear of sewing spandex. 


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5 Sewing Mistakes that will make your Swimsuit Look Homemade

5 Sewing Mistakes that will make your Swimsuit Look Homemade

When you think about sewing your own swimwear you dream of a garment that not only fits perfectly but also that looks store bought, not home made.  Even if you don't have industrial or fancy sewing machines you can make a swimsuit that doesn't look homemade.  Here are some of the mistakes you should avoid when sewing your own swimwear:

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How to Attach Elastic to a Bikini Bottom – No serger needed!

How to Attach Elastic to a Bikini Bottom – No serger needed!

If you are reading this post, chances are you would like to learn how to make your own swimsuit.  Imagine yourself being able to choose the colors and silhouette, unleashing your creativity!  If you are different sizes in the top and the bottom, that wouldn’t be a problem either, you would just cut the corresponding sizes.  But in order to make a swimsuit that looks...

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My Top 10 Tools for Sewing Spandex Fabrics - Updated!

My Top 10 Tools for Sewing Spandex Fabrics - Updated!

I started sewing when I was eight years old. Times when everything was done "offline".  No instant communication with cell phones or internet, we were used to do things the hard way and be patient.  Learning to sew is much easier nowadays.  Technology helps answer almost any question and sewing tools have been tested and improved.  I explain in this post my top 5...

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