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How to Sew Reversible High Waist Bikini Bottoms

February is almost coming to a close, and that means that spring is coming closer. I am so excited to make more swimwear as the warmer weather approaches! For today’s tutorial, I FINALLY in made one of the most highly requested videos EVER. In the video, I will be showing you how to make reversible,... Read More The post How to Sew Reversible High Waist Bikini Bottoms appeared first on Katie Fredrickson.

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How to Sew a Frankie’s Bikini’s Willa Top Dupe DIY

Hey everyone! In today’s video and blog post I’m going to be attempting a dupe of the Frankie’s Bikinis Willa top, a peek-a-boo top with a gorgeous strappy back. Spoiler alert: I LOVE how it turned out! For a full list of materials I used, visit this link. In short, for this tutorial I’m mainly... Read More The post How to Sew a Frankie’s Bikini’s Willa Top Dupe DIY appeared first on Katie Fredrickson.

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How to Make a Bikini Top You Can Wear Two Ways

Hey everyone! In today’s post I’m going showing you how to make one of my personal favorite tops I’ve ever designed. It can be worn two ways and even 4 ways if you choose to use two different fabrics and make it reversible! Today we are using our usual materials: I have swimwear fabric, a... Read More The post How to Make a Bikini Top You Can Wear Two Ways appeared first on Katie Fredrickson.

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How to Make a Skirt From a Pair of Thrift Shop Jeans

Skirts rarely ever fit me. In fact, I’ve given up on buying fitted skirts off-the-rack completely. To feed my skirt obsession, I’ve made it a habit to buy thrift store jeans (or bermuda shorts) and make them into custom, fitted skirts. I use a similar tailoring technique to the one I show in this video.... Read More

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