The Claire bodysuit features adjustable shoulder straps, a square neckline and a brief cut designed to cover just enough at the back. Its flattering and snug fit extends all the way down to the crotch and is held by snaps to keep everything tucked in. Versatile and discreet, Claire can be layered to build up different outfits suitable for both the office and gym.
Difficulty level: intermediate
SEAM ALLOWANCES OF 12MM (½") INCLUDED
Illustration by Qiu Chen Fan.
PHOTO CREDITS: Et pourquoi pas Rose Berry.
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BUST MEASUREMENT (GARMENT)
XS=65cm (25 ½") S=72cm (28 ¼") M=79cm (31") L=86cm (33 ¾") XL=93cm (36 ½")
CENTRE BACK LENGTH (GARMENT)
XS=50.9cm (20") S=52.5cm (20 ⅝") M=54.1cm (21 ¼") L=55.7cm (21 ⅞") XL=57.3cm (22 ½")
Stretch needle, all-purpose thread, 2x twill tapes, 15mm (⅝") x 7.5cm (3"), clear elastic, 10mm (⅜") x 150cm (1yd¾), 3x snaps, 6-10mm (¼-⅜"), 2x rings, 10-12mm (⅜-½"), 2x sliders, 10-12mm (⅜-½"), textured thread (optional), double stretch needle (optional) and Teflon presser foot (optional).
4-way stretch knit or velvet WITH SPANDEX
-WIDTH: 150cm (59")
-LENGTH: (all pieces) XS-XL=0m80 (0yd⅞)
(front and back) XS-XL=0m80 (0yd⅞)
(binding and straps) XS-XL=0m10 (0yd⅛)*
*OR fold-over elastic
-WIDTH: 20mm (¾")
-LENGTH: (binding and straps) XS-XL=2m (2yd¼)