• 5 essential lingerie fabrics

    5 essential fabrics used in Lingerie Sewing

    sew-projects September 23, 2023

    Are you dreaming of the day when you won’t have to feel disappointed of the lingerie selection in the shops? If this is you, then this is the perfect opportunity for you to take matters in your hands and make your own!! I know what you’re thinking, but where on earth do I start?! Fear not, In this blog post we will be going through the top 5 essential fabrics…

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  • Willow Soft Cup Bra

    The Willow Soft Cup Bra Pattern

    sew-projects April 7, 2023

    The new Willow Soft Cup Bra pattern in UK bra cup sizes A-G has just been released and if you desire comfort and support then this one’s for you! Keep reading… The Willow Soft Cup Bra pattern bridges the gap between your comfy lounge bralette and a structured, supportive wired bra. It is unique in that it mixes rigid/woven fabrics in the cup with stretch fabrics which creates this hybrid…

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  • Fabric dyeing Equipment

    How to dye fabrics, trims and laces for underwear making

    sew-projects April 7, 2022

    In this tutorial post I will show you what equipment you need to get dyeing, my best method and my top tips for getting an even dye and more! So why dye your own trims? Unlike making outerwear, underwear will usually require a lot more different components and trims as well as fabric, especially when making bras. You’ll need trims such as under band elastic, neckline and underarm elastic, strap…

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  • Sewing Gift Guide

    Sewing Gift Guide

    sew-projects November 30, 2021

    Here’s the lingerie sewing gift guide for anyone needing to buy a sewing gift or for someone who you may think would love to sew their own undies! 1. Beginner knicker Sewing kit and printed pattern The beginner knicker kit is the ultimate perfect sewing gift! The kit comes with a woven, printed cotton of your choice, decorative lingerie elastic and organic cotton and bamboo jersey for the gusset as…

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  • re useable menstrual pad

    How to make menstrual pads (Free pattern)

    sew-projects August 22, 2021

    This weekend I’ve been making menstrual pads for charity. (August 2021) An amazing charity called A girl at a time is asking for dignity kit donations for young girls in Sierra Leone. They would be thrilled with any donations sent to them. If you can send your donations by mid September (preferably before) then this would be amazing. Find out more about the charity here and the dignity kits they…

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  • Organic Period Pants

    Period Pants FAQs

    sew-projects April 9, 2021

    Find out about all you need to know on how to use, wash and wear period pants and more! I’ve just released the Moontide period pants in a DIY version with the sewing pattern and kits and ready to wear knickers handmade by myself! If you’ve never heard of period pants before you may be a bit confused as to how they work. Fear not, I’m here to answer all…

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  • Moontide Period Pants

    Moontide Period Pants Pattern

    sew-projects March 14, 2021

    I’m so excited to announce after a year and a half of development, testing and finalizing, the Moontide Period Pants pattern is finally ready for release! The Moontide Period pants pattern is a knicker pattern that’s specifically designed to be worn on your period or menstrual flow. They can be worn on their own or used for back up with other menstrual products such as tampons or cups. Inspiration Watch…

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  • Stitches in lingerie sewing garments

    Stitch Library – Domestic Machine Stitches In Lingerie Sewing

    sew-projects March 8, 2021

    This post will go through the stitches you need to make lingerie! The great thing about sewing lingerie is that you only need to have a machine that can do do straight and zig zag stitch! So if you think you need to buy a fancy, expensive machine to sew lingerie, you don’t! Unless of course you want to! 🙂 These stitches are usually all available on a regular, home…

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  • How to print PDF and digital patterns guide

    How To Print PDF Sewing Patterns

    sew-projects March 6, 2021

    If you’re printing your own sewing patterns at home then this guide will show you how to print PDF/digital patterns using Adobe reader. Printing your own patterns may seem a little daunting if you’ve not done it before, but its actually very easy and straight forward! I’ll show you how to easily print your own patterns! Open up your document in Abobe Reader Abobe reader is a free PDF software…

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  • Penny beginner Knicker Kit

    Lingerie Sewing Gift Guide – 8 gift ideas

    sew-projects December 9, 2020

    If you need to buy a gift for someone who sews or has tapped into lingerie sewing then this is the perfect gift guide for you! I’ll take you through the perfect gifts for lingerie sewer beginners or addicts! 1.Cutting Tools Quality cutting tools make a world of difference for lingerie sewing! From a rotary cutter to shears, to applique scissors they make a lingerie sewers life so much easier!…

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