how to grade bikini bottoms

Grading Swimwear Part 1: How To Grade Bikini Bottoms

Grade bikini bottoms means that the size of the bottom garment increases or decreases. The amount you grade by depends on the size chart you will use. Sizing varies from brand to brand so it’s entirely up to you what measurements you decide to use. For the purpose of this

Swimsuit Manufacturer List

Swimsuit Manufacturer List From All Over The World

There was a time I was looking for a swimsuit manufacturer before I decided to sew my own bikinis.  As I live in Switzerland where swimsuit manufacturer is a foreign word. I had no other choice than looking for one abroad. Even if there was a swimsuit manufacturer in Switzerland,

DIY Reversible Triangle Bikini

DIY Reversible Triangle Bikini: 11 Steps (with Pictures)

In this tutorial I will show you how to make a reversible tirangle bikini like big brands, such as seafolly, victoria’s secret, frankies bikinis etc. It’s a step by step description with images. It’s super easy and super much fun! Even if you are a complete beginner you will make it

choosing swimsuit fabric

Choose Swimsuit Fabric: Polyester vs Nylon

One of the most important thing about swimwear, is to choose swimsuit fabric that really meets your demands. In other words: It’s useless when you aim at producing long lasting competitive swimwear but using nylon swimsuit fabric. But why is that? Let’s find out! Polyester and Nylon blends are the

making a bikini

4 Things You Need To Know Before Making A Swimsuit

How to make swimsuit that really fits and lasts is not an easy question to answer. There are so much things you have to consider you never even thought about. and that’s why I decided to share these Information. It will cover the very important sewing Information and common sewing

Where to buy swimsuit fabric

Where To Buy Swimsuit Fabric: The Most Beautiful Prints And Solids

Choosing swimsuit fabric for your next swimsuit means spending days and weeks of searching for the perfect one. It’s the fun part of designing a swimsuit and hard descision to make at the same time. Let’s say you want to make a reversible triangle bikini but this time it should