Inspiration

  • 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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  • 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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  • Lace design for Barbary Bralette

    How to design your lace placement – The Barbary Bralette

    sew-projects November 23, 2020

    So you’ve got your lingerie sewing pattern and sewing kit/fabrics together and you’re ready to sew, well, almost!… but you’ve got no idea how you want to incorporate that beautiful lace into your design. If you go ahead and use that expensive lace but you don’t like the outcome, I imagine you’re not going to be best pleased! So here’s a simple way to help you figure out your design…

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  • Inspire July challenge scraps knickers

    Inspire July Challenge – Scraps Inspiration Tutorial

    sew-projects July 17, 2020

    The Inspire July Challenge that me and Jessica from The Mad Cutters have organised has had a great response, which is super exciting that everyone is getting inspired and entering the challenge. If you haven’t heard of the challenge check out all the details here! Saturday the 4th, was the start of week 1 of Inspire July, where I started it off with a scraps challenge. I uploaded my inspiration…

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