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Self Drafted Pattern: 65782-1006 (Marabell's bikini) - Type:Swimwear
Review submitted in Swimwear Contest Contest    printable version
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happytobehere said...
Awesome job!
3/31/12 4:45 PM
ryan's mom said...
Beautiful! And I was going to say too beautiful to swim in, then read that it was for a bodybuilding competition :) . Great job!
3/31/12 6:06 PM
AuntieShel said...
OMG, you sewed on those sequins by hand? Awesome!! What a nice friend you are to make this and good luck to your friend in the competition. Great looking bikini!
3/31/12 6:54 PM
annakeeton said...
This looks very well made.
3/31/12 7:47 PM
SheriF said...
Gosh no! I did not sew the sequins on by hand! This is a sequined fabric.
3/31/12 8:44 PM
PattyE said...
Very flattering lines on this suit...it looks great. Any good tips for sewing sequined fabric?
3/31/12 11:48 PM
SheriF said...
To sew the sequin fabric, I used my Pfaff zig zag. I didn't adjust anything - just push the zig zag button. My Janome coverstitch seems like it will sew through anything. Cutting the pieces out makes a huge mess - sequins everywhere! But I love the look. The sequin fabric is uncomfortable against your skin, so a lining is very important.
4/1/12 8:24 AM
ColeConky said...
WOW! Fancy! My kids would love a suit like that!
4/1/12 8:23 PM
petro said...
How glamorous with the sequins, and what a task attaching them!
4/4/12 7:52 AM
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