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At nine months pregnant. Looks like this.

No the cossie is not maternity wear.
No it does not fit.
And no. My stretched marked, purple veined, pasty mottled mother blubber should not have been allowed in. 510 more words


On cookies and swimming costumes

There’s nothing I love more than baking. Except, maybe, eating what I’ve baked. There’s also nothing I love less than looking sadly at my swimming costume; worrying more about covering up than showing off. 436 more words

Fit Bitch

Capsule Wardrobe for a Triathlon

Triathlon Training: Day 92 – Saturday 11th April

When a woman says, ‘I have nothing to wear!’, what she really means is, ‘There’s nothing here for who I’m supposed to be today.” 621 more words

Swimsuit construction

My most recent construction project was a swimsuit (standard size 12).
I had to design the print first, which I did in Adobe Illustrator. This was my final chosen design which was then printed onto lycra and I used a pattern to cut it to size 12 (the print bleed means that the garment would have been too big if I cut round the print). 53 more words


March, 14th

Somebody steal me this pattern and make me a shirt with it!
It would perfectly fit my wardrobe.

Happy Saturday everyone, hope you enjoy my pattern for today!

March, 7th

I wish you a Saturday as bright as today’s pattern!
This design makes me think of a swimming costume, I would love to make one with it! 10 more words

Lime Ricki Swimwear {Sponsored Post}

I must confess to being somewhat jealous of my Australian friends posting photos to Facebook and Instagram in flip flops, sundresses and swimsuits. Washington State has been experiencing a warmer than normal Winter, with Spring arriving early, we’ve been watching the snow on the mountains melt at a rapid rate. 552 more words