Special threads for sewing lingerie.
How to alter a bra band pattern based on the stretch of your fabric.
Over the summer, Katherine of Blooms Endless Summer and I exchanged a few lingerie patterns we had drafted. It’s been wonderful finding online sewing friends with whom to chat about patternmaking experiments, and we both share a genuine love of pattern analysis. She was gracious to share the pattern she drafted for her Daisy bra, …
Highlights from the bra-making sew alongers.
Time for all the finishing bits!
Make your own bra straps--all elastic or spaghetti-style, front or back closure.
Sewing the cups together with some tips on neckline finishing.
Cutting out a bra pattern, including some tips on cutting with lace.
Bra style alterations: changing a cup pattern from a horizontal seam to a vertical seam.
Bra pattern alterations for style: includes tips for changing band width and neckline shape, and adding a third seam to a cup.