Completed Projects · Lingerie

A not so boring beige demi-cup Boylston Bra

It’s been a while since I posted about progress on my undergarment goals.  I must admit I’ve gotten a bit behind on these goals, distracted by other fun projects like pattern testing and jeans making.  The next challenge I’d set for myself was to make a demi-cup or plunge bra .   At long  last… Continue reading A not so boring beige demi-cup Boylston Bra

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A Camisole from Bailén

Here I am, finally getting around to writing my blurb on the Pauline Alice – Bailén Top & Dress pattern I tweeked to make myself a cami.  When putting together my tap pants I knew I would want a matching camisole.  I almost went with the Seamwork Savannah pattern, which had the lace sections I wanted, but… Continue reading A Camisole from Bailén

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Tap Pant-Knickers hybrid using Nutmeg

Here is the last item from my March undergarment goals.  I didn’t manage to complete this in March because, quite frankly, I almost gave up and threw it in the recycle.  I’m glad I came back to it, since I’m now extremely happy with my final garment. I had been wanting a shorts type slip… Continue reading Tap Pant-Knickers hybrid using Nutmeg

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A makeBra and 4 Watson Briefs

Despite the fact that I hadn’t planned to make another bra in March, here it is! I happened upon a new lingerie pattern maker at the end of February.  It was this pic on Pinterest that led me to  Make Bra, a Finnish company which has lingerie supplies, courses and several patterns for foam cup bras.… Continue reading A makeBra and 4 Watson Briefs

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Another Shelley and some Franken-Bra-ing

It was a four day weekend for me, thanks to the Family Day Stat holiday, so a fair bit of puttering about the sewing room was done.  I was keen to make another black bra made since my Elan attempt a couple of weeks ago didn’t work out. I had noticed, as I wore my… Continue reading Another Shelley and some Franken-Bra-ing