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Pineapple Swimsuit Coverup

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

Pineapple Swimsuit Coverup
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Pineapple Swimsuit Coverup

designed by Morena Hockley

Beat the summer heat with this bright and fun swimsuit coverup, made with SoSoft® Fabric Paint.

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Americana Decor® Stencils

  • Tropical (8" x 8") (ADS207)

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

  • Antique Gold (DSS2)
  • Indian Turquoise (DSS79)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • paintbrush (wide)
  • art or cosmetic sponge
  • placemat (plastic or piece of cardboard)
  • empty spray bottle
  • swimsuit coverup (Amazon)


  1. Lay the coverup on a flat surface. Place a plastic placemat or piece of cardboard inside the coverup so the paint does not bleed to the other side. Spray one section of the fabric with water.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a wide brush to add Indian Turquoise to the wet fabric. Spray the paint with more water to create the desired watercolor effect.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Repeat this process of spraying water and painting until the middle section of the coverup is colored. Let the fabric dry completely.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Place the pineapple from the Tropical stencil on the fabric.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use a sponge to pick up a small amount of Antique Gold and dab off excess paint onto a plate or paper towel. Dab the paint over the entire stencil. Repeat this process to achieve the desired level of color.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Let the fabric dry for at least 48 hours, then rinse and dry it.
    Step 5 Example