michael kors spring 2010 runway black cutout swimsuit

Sew your own suit a la Michael Kors! Photo: AFP/Getty Images

It took me years to get up the courage to make my own bathing suit . Once I did, I shocked how easy it was. That little black suit is my super durable and sexy even now.

You can easily spent hundreds on a cute suit, or, with a little practice, you can sew your own. Here's how:
For more DIY Design articles, click here. Next week, create your own pretty and sturdy custom beach totes.