Since embarking on 100 days of sewing lingerie (day 90 today!), I’ve had to expand my repertoire beyond bras & undies. Enter the bodysuit! The Lawren bodysuit by Madalynne is *gorgeous* and the reviews about fit and comfort are resoundingly positive. As per usual, I sourced all my materials (except snap tape) at Pitt TradingContinue reading “SEWING : Lawren bodysuit”
(note: ok so this isn’t actually a sewing book – it’s a design book – but it will definitely inspire you to sew!) Title: Contemporary Lingerie Design Author: Katie Dominy Overview: Published in 2009, this book is a showcase of 30 lingerie designers from around the world. Each designer is asked about the inspiration forContinue reading “(SEWING) BOOK REVIEW 6 : Contemporary Lingerie Design”
Title: Lingerie Secrets – Sew a perfect fit for every body Author: Jan Bones Overview: This book is a comprehensive step by step guide for drafting and fitting lingerie. There are detailed guides for taking measurements and troubleshooting for fit issues. It does feel a little outdated in its layout and styling, but I definitelyContinue reading “SEWING BOOK REVIEW 5 : Lingerie Secrets”
This is part 4 of my lingerie sewing book reviews – and yes, this is all still part of my library book haul! Title: Knickers! 6 sewing patterns for handmade lingerie including French knickers, cotton briefs and saucy Brazilians Author: Delia Adey & Erika Peto Overview: This book title describes exactly what it is! ItContinue reading “SEWING BOOK REVIEW 4 : Knickers! 6 sewing patterns for handmade lingerie”
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