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  • 5 essential lingerie fabrics

    5 essential fabrics used in Lingerie Sewing

    sew-projects September 23, 2023

    In this blog post we will be going through the top 5 essential fabrics used in lingerie so whether you are a beginner sewer or advanced sewer, you know exactly what to look for in the fabric shop. 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…

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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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  • Designing bralette styles with lace and jersey

    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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  • Willow Knicker Sewing Pattern

    The updated Willow knicker pattern – what’s new?

    sew-projects May 30, 2020

    I’ve just released the updated version of the Willow knicker pattern (May 2020) and I am so pleased with it! This is my best selling pattern to date and I want it to be an even better resource for all you lingerie makers! In the post I am going to go through all the improvements I’ve made to the pattern. New Hipster variation The most notable thing about the updated…

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