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Clara in Singapore

This is not a new make, I finished it in late January, wore it a few times while the weather was still warm but never blogged it because I could never get photos of it.

To be honest, I would rather not blog this at all and post pictures of myself like this all over the internet, but this is from an interesting, and largely unreviewed pattern company (SwimStyle patterns) and I wanted to put something out there about this pattern. I rely on blogs a lot when I'm making my mind up about an unknown indy pattern so I thought I should do my bit. There are no modeled pictures of this pattern on the seller's website, only photographs on a dummy.

This is the Clara Swimsuit by SwimStyle patterns, which as far as I can make out is a one-woman pattern brand based in Sydney.

I want to mix honesty with kindness in this review because while I think there are some things that could be improved, mostly to do with the presentation and instructions, I don't want to be harsh and I think she …

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