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« Reply #50 on: April 19, 2008 03:06:11 PM »

thats exactly what i want! perfect cut. probly halterneck, or cross straps so they dont slip off. what kind of fabric can you use for swim suits, that doesnt go seethough/ loose stretch with heavyness/ perish ?? i so have to make one for this summer..
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« Reply #51 on: April 19, 2008 10:13:48 PM »

i think you should make it a halter. so the straps tilt in like in way 1, but they don't tie around the neck

there is a swimsuit like this at delias (similar cut)
now i'm just going to have to make one for myself =D
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« Reply #52 on: April 20, 2008 02:28:09 PM »

its look amazing on you both ways, you have a great back and it really shows it off! i think the straps attached may be better though, support-wise.
« Reply #53 on: April 24, 2008 03:35:25 PM »

That is adorable! When I saw the title I thought of a one piece ski suit (cause I live in a ski town, I guess). This is sooooooooooooooo much better!!!!

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« Reply #54 on: June 30, 2008 10:21:08 PM »

thank you to everyone for the kind comments and suggestions. my camera has been busted so i haven't been able to upload a pic of the finished suit. i ended up tying it at my back halter style sans the neck wrap and i added a horizontal strap at the back for support.

tiggyn: i used a stretchy fabric, however because it wasn't treated to withstand chlorine, it developed a greenish tint by the end of the semester. otherwise though it worked out really well. it lasted the entire semester ( i used it twice every week for about an hour and a half). so for the effort and time i put in (about 2 hours and $1/yard fabric from walmart)  it was worth it. if you want your suit to last longer i'd recommend you use a treated fabric. you can find them at various places. here's one: http://www.denverfabrics.com/pages/static/swimwear/swimwear.htm.  just search for "swimwear fabric" or some such thing like that.

« Reply #55 on: July 01, 2008 12:27:20 PM »

 Cheesy awww you're so tiny! haha that suit is fabulous!
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« Reply #56 on: June 12, 2009 07:44:50 AM »

it's an absolutely beautiful suit!

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