Lola Mommy and Me Girls and Women’s Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern Release and Sale

Mommy and Me Matching Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Patterns by M4M
Mommy and Me Matching Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Patterns by M4M
Lola Women's Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern by Made for Mermaids
Lola Women’s Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern by Made for Mermaids.  This post may contain affiliate links.

I love Summer!!  I honestly wished I lived in a place with the weather is warm all year round.  One day..  It is so hot and humid here in summer, so we spend a lot of time in water, either pools or lakes. This is why I was excited to test the new Mommy and Me Girl’s and Women’s Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Patterns.

Disclosure: This post may contain some affiliate links, at not additional cost to you, if you purchase something, I may receive a commission.

Not only has Made for Mermaids released the Mama Lola Women’s Swimsuit Cover Up sewing pattern (here) and the matching Lola Girl’s Swimsuit Cover Up sewing pattern (here), however they have also release several swimsuit sewing patterns!!  You can buy all 6 new patterns together in a limited time bundle here!

Women's Swimsuit Cover Up in Knit Rayon Spandex
Women’s Swimsuit Cover Up in Knit Rayon Spandex

The Lola Women’s Swimsuit Cover Up sewing pattern calls for woven fabric or a nice drapey knit fabric.  I went through my fabric stash several times to pick the perfect fabric.  First, I was thinking of using a woven fabric, then I came across this gorgeous Rayon Spandex from So Sew English Fabrics. It has been in my stash for a long time and I had just right amount to make Mommy and Me versions.  Picking out fabric is definitely the hardest part of sewing for me. 🙂

I did not make this swimsuit.  This is a Skye Swimwear Tankini, you can find it here.  I have been searching for the perfect swimsuit sewing pattern, however I have not yet been able to find the perfect one.  Though, I believe the Mama Roxy Swimsuit Sewing Pattern (here) may be my first attempt at sewing a swimsuit for myself.  Unfortunately, I will not have time to make one before I leave on vacation this Thursday to the beach.

Women's Swimsuit Beach Cover Up in Knit Rayon Spandex
Women’s Swimsuit Beach Cover Up in Knit Rayon Spandex

Mama Lola women’s swimsuit cover up sewing pattern has nice coverage as well.  You can leave plain or add an elastic casing around the waist to add front ties to the design.  I decided to leave it open.

Made for Mermaids Lola Women's Swimsuit Beach Cover Up in Knit Rayon Spandex
Made for Mermaids Lola Women’s Swimsuit Beach Cover Up in Knit Rayon Spandex

The back of the Mama Lola Women’s Swimsuit Sewing Pattern Cover Up sewing pattern, is a perfect length.  I subtracted 2.5 inches from the sewing pattern length, as I am only 5’0″ tall.  It was easy to remove the extra length.  I removed it throughout the pattern .5 inches at a time.

I do love the swimsuit cover up in knit fabric, as it helps soak up the water, yet dries quickly.  It is of course super soft and comfy too!  So comfy, that Baby Girl loves her too.

Lola Girls Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern by Made for Mermaids
Lola Girls Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern by Made for Mermaids

When I first make something new for Baby Girl, I am always worried if she is going to love it or hate it.  You may remember her dress I made her that she absolutely hated here.  She refused to wear it. So, when I told her I made her a swimsuit cover up, I was happy to see she was excited.

I did make her swimsuit using the Heartbreaker Cami and the Bonny shorts.  I used the same patterns as her Giraffe Swimsuit. When I saw the Girl’s Roxy swimsuit go into testing (unfortunately I was not chosen to test it), I knew it would be a perfect swimsuit for some paw patrol swim fabric I have been hoarding for Baby Girl.

Made for Mermaids Girls Lola Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern
Made for Mermaids Girls Lola Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern

Baby Girl loved twirling in her Lola Girl’s Swimsuit Sewing Pattern (here).  She also loved opening it up and closing it to show her swimsuit.  Silly girl, I hope that is not a prelude to future years.  LOL.

M4M Lola Girl's Swimsuit Cover up Sewing Pattern
M4M Lola Girl’s Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Pattern

She was not so cooperative with pictures that night.  All of our pictures are on the edge of the pool, because the rest of our little family was swimming in the pool while we were taking pictures.  Baby Girl actually swam too while I took mine.  It was so hot and humid outside, I was ready to jump in the pool myself.

Mommy and Me Matching Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Patterns by M4M
Mommy and Me Matching Swimsuit Cover Up Sewing Patterns by M4M

Baby Girl loved our matching Mommy and Me Swimsuit Cover Ups.  I thought maybe it was just because we were matching, however when we went to her Grandparent’s lake house over the weekend, she was upset I did not bring hers with us.  Next time, I will remember to pack it.

Now, run and grab these while they are still on sale!  Especially, that limited time bundle of all 6 new sewing patterns here! You have until tomorrow evening!

Have you downloaded the new Seams Sew Lo Sewing App yet???  It is available on Apple and Android!  Find and Rate all of your favorite indie sewing pattern designers and fabric companies.  Plus find all of their latest sewing deals! Download the App NOW:

 

About Seams Sew Lo 140 Articles
Hi I'm Lo and I love to sew and I also love to play with my two children! I am a work at home Mom of two toddlers.  I never planned on staying home with the kids, however when I was 8 and 1/2 months pregnant with my first child, Little Dude, I was unexpectedly let go from my corporate job.  With a newborn and a tough job market, I decided to buy a Brother Sewing/Embroidery Machine and taught myself to sew. I would like to thank the many bloggers, youtube videos I have watched and PDF pattern designers for all their help. With a degree in International Business from Blaise-Pascal University in France I decided to open my own business, an Etsy shop.  I started making baby leg warmers and then added embroidered bodysuits.  I was so busy I couldn't keep up and had to seek out third party help. After my second child, Baby Girl, life became super busy.  There is something about little girls clothes that makes them so much fun to create.  I started venturing out to more articles of clothing.  It has been a fun adventure. I am learning as I go.  I sometimes skip steps or take short cuts, sometimes I take a long road to get where I need to go.  I don't think sewing needs to be perfect, I think it should be fun!!

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*