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I'm 23 and live in the Bronx with my husband and cat.

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Bandeau Top or Bra for Summer

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Bandeau Top or Bra for Summer
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Bandeau Top or Bra for Summer

Pattern Description:

PDF bandeau bra, summer vintage top, 1980s sewing pattern, medium

A very cute women's bandeau top that doubles as a bra. Sexy and great for hot summer days, sheer clothing, under loose tank tops, under deep V necks, and even as fun lingerie. There is elastic all the way around to ensure a snug fit. Made from a late 1980s sewing pattern and edited by yours truly, this pattern is available as a PDF. This is not a physical pattern or the finished product.

? Size: M
? Bust: 34

? Fabric Types: soft cotton, cotton blends, challis, rayon, handkerchief linen, lightweight damask, gingham, lightweight chambray, lightweight wool crepe.
? Fabric Length: ? yard (at least 44"/45")
? Notions: thread , pins, safety pin, 1? yard of 1/4" wide elastic, 141/4" of 11/4" wide elastic
? 3 Pattern Pieces
? 6 Pages of 81/2 x 11 paper
? 2 pages of instructions

? In order to use this pattern, you must have access to a printer that prints 81/2 x 11 paper and a PDF reader. Be sure your printer is not scaling and is printing at 100%. After printing, tape the pages together at the indicated symbols, cut the pieces, and you are ready to go!

? This pattern does not contain illustrated instructions but detailed step-by-step worded instructions. You must have basic sewing knowledge in order to complete this pattern.

? You are allowed to make and sell as many of this pattern as you please without any written consent from me. You are not, however, allowed to offer this pattern anywhere in physical or digital form for free or at a cost.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 34 bust


  • ? yard (at least 44"/45") fabric
  • 1? yard of 1/4" wide elastic
  • 141/4" of 11/4" wide elastic
  • thread
  • pins
  • saftey pin