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DIY: Swimsuit

Baby blue bathing suit:


Last month I was pinched for time in search for swimwear and was resourceful enough to make my very own swimsuit. The main source of my inspiration stemmed from a lovely Topshop one-piece swimsuit. Essentially, I drafted my own pattern and used vinyl coated spandex, stretch velvet and lining fabric. ♡

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  1. OMG DULCE!! THIS IS AMAZING!!!!

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    1. Thank you, Cara!! I'm amazed and impressed by the fact that I managed to pull it off :))
      Fun fact: The house my parents own used to have a pool but the previous owners filled it in, which was awful bc I could have grown up in a house with a pool.
      ♡ Dulce

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  2. So beautiful! The fabric you used gives it that perfect mermaid feel.<333 I'm still trying to get the hang of making patterns, I'm not very good at it. ;(

    Vegetarian Courtesy

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    1. Actually, I was hesitant on the making the top part yet was fortunate enough to find a tutorial on how to make your own pattern. So I'm still learning myself! In general drafting feels intuitive since I love learning how things are constructed and put together. Thanks, Adi :)
      ♡ Dulce

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  3. You are a magician! :D This is so cute and cool. You are so talented!
    If Cinderella had a swimsuit I bet she could wear something like this one <3

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    1. Thank you, you're too kind!! :D!!
      ♡ Dulce

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  4. This is really cool!! I bet it looks awesome on you!! You are really a very skilled seamstress :)

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    1. Thank you for such lovely compliments!! ♡♡ :))
      ♡ Dulce

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  5. Omggg I love the iridescence!! it reminds me of something dreamy like bubbles or sparkly water and yes mermaids^ I love your style ^0^

    CUTCURE

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    1. You're so sweet, thank you!! :)
      ♡ Dulce

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