Bondi – Ladies’ Bikini Sewing Pattern

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  • Fully-lined, fully-flattering, and fully-lovely halter neck bikini
  • Diamond-shaped cut out and front bow detailing
  • Optional tankini or bikini length tops
  • Optional regular or high-waisted shorts
  • Suitable for maternity wear
  • Full Bust Adjustment tutorial available
  • Perfect for adventurous-beginner sewistas
  • Requires 4-way knit stretch fabric
  • Pattern pieces and full tutorial with step-by-step instructions
  • Includes ladies’ XXS to 5XL sizes
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Description

It’s swim time! Get that summer wardrobe ready with the ultimate ladies bikini sewing pattern! Comfy and flattering, the Bondi Bikini is fully lined, has a halter-top neck, diamond-shaped cut out, and front bow detailing.

The top is a beautiful shape and can be made in both bikini and tankini lengths. The shorts have either high- or regular-waist options and are a super comfy length.

This bikini is a wonderful set of loveliness that can also be sewn up as separates. The bottoms could just as easily be worn under a sports skirt or as gym shorts, and the tankini-length made up as a prettily-detailed summer top.

The Bondi Bikini is a warm-weather winner!
Gallery –

See images from Instagram below. Or view our full tester gallery on our Facebook Page here: The Bondi Bikini

Skill Level –

Perfect for beginner sewistas.

Sizes –

Pattern includes ladies’ sizes XXS to 5XL! See the size chart in the gallery above.

Options –

Bikini or tankini length top, high- or regular-waisted shorts.

Ideas –

Make the tankini length top in a beautiful stretch cotton and you have a simply divine summer top to pair with denim cut offs! Wear the shorts under sports skirts or as gym shorts. Use a power mesh to line the high-waisted band for some tummy-supporting undies.

Main Fabric –

The main fabric of this swimsuit must be 4-way stretch knit with a 40-50 % stretch to create a snug fit. Lycra gives extra stretch and has excellent recovery. Great choices are nylon lycra or jersey polyester lycra. Increasing the amount of lycra/ elastine will provide a tighter, more compression feel to the fit.

Lining Fabric –

The lining fabric of this swimsuit should be typically similar to swim fabrics. They are often a little lighter in weight and have more stretch – a good example is halenka lining which is soft and stretchy, however it can be transparent. You can also use a regular swim fabric instead of a swim lining (as shown throughout the tutorial), as this offers more support.

Panel Fabric –

The panel fabric for this swimsuit can also be a 4-way stretch power mesh for additional support.

If you use a fabric with a print remember to cut all pieces in the same direction and to allow extra fabric for this.

See the fabric requirements in the gallery above for yardage. A serger/ overlocker is optional but NOT required.

Format –

This trim-free pattern is a downloadable PDF and comes in A4 or US letter printable sizes. An A0 format (pattern pieces only) is also included should you wish to have your pattern printed professionally. PDF Layers allow you to select and print only the size/s you want.

Support –

Please join the Rebecca Page Sewing group should you require any assistance at any point throughout your RP sewing experience. This wonderful community of sewistas is friendly, knowledgeable, and always willing to help! It’s also just a happy place to be. You can share photos of your RP sews, enter giveaways, get sales information, and new-release updates.

Reviews (2)

2 reviews for Bondi – Ladies’ Bikini Sewing Pattern

  1. Michelle Talaski

    I’m not very experienced in swimsuit sewing but found the pattern very easy to follow-along and complete a wearable suit. Easy instructions and fitting. Love the style and the fit – I’m sure the suit will get a lot of wear this year!

  2. Kate Thomson

    Great swimsuit, love the coverage it has compared to many that are available. Pattern instructions are easy to follow with great diagrams.

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