How to Choose Swimsuit Fabric

on July 9 | in Sewing Tutorials + Patterns | by | with 1 Comment

Seamstress Erin gave us lots of helpful Swimsuit Sewing Tips, and now she’s back with a video on How to Choose Swimsuit Fabric! What’s stopping you? Find a style and fit that suits your personality and your body.

Erin is hosting a Summer Swimsuit Sewalong (#SwimSew15). You can follow sewalong progress throughout the month at Seamstress Erin or be social as you sew a swimsuit in Erin’s Facebook group.

Erin’s video tutorial covers important swimsuit fabric considerations like fiber content, four way stretch, fabric size, stretching prints, fabric shininess and swimsuit linings:

Erin also brought us the Kanzashi Wall Clock tutorial and our popular Duffel Purse tutorial. Find lots more at Seamstress Erin!

Here are some related swimsuit tutorials: 30-Minute Swimsuit Coverup, Aquarius Swimmer: Swim Diaper Tutorial, Free Swimsuit Pattern + Tutorial + Child’s Pool Robe, plus don’t forget your Oilcloth Pool Tote with Mesh Pockets

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One Response to How to Choose Swimsuit Fabric

  1. Thank you so much for this great overview! I have never attempted a swimsuit, but I want to! Now I feel a little bit more prepared to give it a shot.

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