Welcome to the July 12th, 2019 Edition of Lingerie Sewing: Weekend Round Up!
The Lingerie Sewing: Weekend Roundup is a curation of a few projects/ongoing events in the lingerie making community. It’s a quick catch up for you to enjoy over the weekend with a cup of coffee or tea. If you want to be part of the weekend roundup, shoot me an email at thetailormadeblog[@]gmail.com with links to your instagram, blog post, or just photos if you don’t have a blog and I’ll be sure to include your work!
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Projects & Makes
- Allie’s pink/gold lace Black Beauty Bra is simply gorgeous!
- Angela’s Black Beauty Bra and Frankie Pantie set is just perfect for the summery weather!
Tips & Tutorials
- Milena published a seriously amazing article on dyeing fabrics and supplies for lingerie. (Note: the article is in French but you can use google translate or other online translators to navigate the post!)
- Karu of Studio Costura is hosting a Mara Bralette sew-along! You can find day one of the sew-along here.
News & Events
Brace yourselves! We have a ton of pattern releases this week.
New Underwire Bra Pattern: Black Beauty
First up, we have a long waited pattern release by Emerald Erin! Many of us have probably stumbled upon Erin’s Black Beauty Bra make in 2015 at some point when researching bra making and I’m sure many of us wish it were a real pattern!
Good news! This Black Beauty Bra pattern is now available for purchase and can be made up in a variety of fabrics, and with or without cut and sew foam.
You can purchase the Black Beauty Bra in sizes 28B-40DD here.
You can purchase the Black Beauty Bra in sizes 28E-40G here.
New Underwire Bra Pattern: Devonshire
We have another underwire bra pattern release in the form of the Devonshire Bra by Orange Lingerie!
The pattern features a vertical cup seam and fabric straps. The pattern is also designed to show off the scallop edge of laces–how pretty!
Orange Lingerie is also working to extend the size range later this year so stay tuned!
You can purchase the Devonshire Bra Pattern in sizes 30A-40DD here.
New Underwear Pattern: Betty Panties
Suco by Susana released the Betty Panties Pattern this week! As per the pattern-maker:
The Betty Panties are a low rise hipster style, with a medium coverage back and enclosed gusset seams. The pattern includes several options to use galloon lace and knit fabrics, and mix and match between them, as well as an all knit option for high stretch fabrics.
You can learn more about the pattern here!
You can purchase the Betty Panties Pattern in English here.
You can purchase the Betty Panties Pattern in Portuguese here.
New Swim Bottom Pattern: Camelia
JMB Pattern Design released the Camelia Bikni Bottom Pattern this week! This is an easy-sew pattern that doesn’t require elastic! It’s a mid-rise style with medium coverage over the bum.
You can purchase the Camelia Bikini Bottom Pattern here.
New Swim Patterns: Tidal Bikini Top & Bottom
Swim Style Patterns put out two new swim patterns this week! Meet the Tidal One Shoulder Bikini Top and Tidal High Waist Bikini Bottom Patterns!
As per the pattern-maker: Both patterns have been designed to mix and match with other styles in the Swim Style Patterns collection. One shoulder bikini top pattern is on trend now, but also a classic style which adds class to your swimsuit. Tidal high waist bottoms feature high cut legs & a wide waistband.
You can purchase the Tidal One Shoulder Bikini Top Pattern here.
You can purchase the Tidal High Waist Bikini Bottom Pattern here.
Pattern Update: Classic Bra 2.0
And finally, we have a pattern update! Bra Makers Supply updated their long time, popular Classic Bra pattern. Here are some of the changes they’ve made to the pattern: all sizes are now in one pattern, there are now three views that can be made, and the sizing system has been changed.
You can learn more about the full pattern update here!
That’s it for this week! Have a great weekend everyone!