How to Make Swimwear

Course Dates: Open-ended
Enrollment Dates: Enroll Anytime
Who can Enroll: Anyone
Course Language: English
Price:  $695.00

About the Course

How to Make Swimwear

Start your Swimwear journey in the safe hands of Luda Hoffman who will guide you step-by-step through 10 essential swimwear patterns. Benefit from Luda’s years of insider experience.   Discover the secrets and tips behind creating professional swimwear. 

Commercial patterns can be so hard to read.  Save yourself hours of frustration.  Let the expertise you gain from this course, prepare you to create your own designer swimwear patterns quickly and easily.  Kickstart your personal collection or create your own swimwear label.

Learn everything you need to know about:

  • Swimwear Fabrics
  • Swimwear Rubbers & Elastics
  • Lingerie Elastics
  • Threads & Needles
  • Machines & Attachments
  • How to Pin Trace a Pattern from an Existing Garment
  • Design Inspirations
  • Supplier Links for Sourcing Fabrics, Accessories and Fittings
  • Manufacturers Links for Australia, Bali and China

Easy-to-follow video instructions and patterns show you how to make:

  • Basic Triangle Bikini Top
  • Bias-Cut Bikini
  • Cross-Over Triangle Top
  • Wide Band Bralet Top
  • Basic Bikini Brief
  • Reversible Brief
  • Boy Leg Brief
  • Lingerie Lace Brief
  • Structured Sports Bra
  • Structured Lingerie Bra

Are you a beginner to stretch sewing?   Or would you love to design your own range of beautiful swimwear?  Beginners and experienced sewers  learn at your own pace. 

Enjoy creating your own amazing variations to these pattern essentials by exploring accessories, fabrics and your own design flair!  Enrol Now!


Australian Institute of Creative Design