Welcome to the October 11th, 2019 Edition of Lingerie Sewing: Weekend Round Up!
If you are new around here: 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!
This week’s roundup image features the Darcey Sports Bra! I pattern hacked Evie la Luve’s popular Darcey Bra Pattern and turned it into a sports bra.
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Projects & Makes
- I really like the sparkly wide band elastic that Sarah used for her Effie Crop Top with the cut out detail!
Tips & Tutorials
- Holly shared How to Add a Skirt or Peplum to the Cottesloe Swimsuit Pattern on the Megan Nielsen blog.
- Yelena published a tutorial on How to Adapt a Knicker Pattern to Fit Different Body Shapes.
- Gigi shows you How to Sew a Halter Bikini Top using a free pattern.
News & Events
New Bra Pattern: Lexington Bra
Orange Lingerie released their first ever wire free pattern: the Lexington Bra! As per the pattern designer:
The Lexington bra provides wire-free support and shaping by using a combination of cut-and-sew foam and side seam boning.
You can purchase the Lexington Bra Pattern here.
New Undie Pattern: Trixie Briefs
Jennifer Lauren Handmade also released a new underwear pattern this week: The Trixie Briefs! As per the pattern maker:
The Trixie Briefs have a higher rise at the back and full bum coverage — they’re star jump proof and the ultimate in everyday comfort, all while being a quick and satisfying make.
With classic or panelled options, you can make Trixie in your choice of a modern hipster brief or a 50s-inspired true high-waisted style (sitting above your belly button, at your natural waist).
You can get the Trixie Briefs Pattern here.
That’s it for this week! Have a great weekend everyone.