I love sewing lingerie, garments and home decor. About a year ago I discovered that I also enjoy drawing and also painting with watercolors. I started learning to draw by using books from the library, sketching and painting with watercolors. With this new love for art,
Tag: Sewing Intimate Apparel
Black Velvet Bralette and Panties
I recently purchased this lovely stretch velvet in black and burgundy and on the same day, I discovered a new bralette pattern by Madalynne, called the Barrett bralette. You can find this free (yes, I said free!) Barrett bralette pattern here. If you've been following my blog, you know I am a big fan of… Continue reading Black Velvet Bralette and Panties
Kimono Robes – Made from Cotton Fabric from San Francisco’s Fabric Outlet
Making these kimono robes was a win-win for both me and my twin - she has a new robe and I have a great pattern, in two lengths and two chest widths, that I'm sewing again and again.
White Lace Bra – Partial Band Pin-up Girls Bra
This lace bra was a fun pieces of lingerie to make - I know there are many more lace bras in my future!
A Pretty Rosy Chemise and Panties from Butterick B6031 – A Pattern Review
This was my first time using a Butterick pattern by Gertie. I followed Gertie's Butterick pattern 6031 to make a chemise and panties from sheer stretch mesh and stretch lace. They turned out really pretty, don't you think? I made the chemise, which is a modified variation of version C, and the panties, version D,… Continue reading A Pretty Rosy Chemise and Panties from Butterick B6031 – A Pattern Review
Two Bralette and Panty Sets from Simplicity 8228
I recently made two bralette and panty sets using Simplicity 8228. This fabulous pattern was designed by Madalynne "Maddie" Flanigan. I also have her other pattern, Simplicity 8229, which is an underwire bra and panty. I am really looking forward to making these. If you haven't yet had an opportunity to make intimate apparel… Continue reading Two Bralette and Panty Sets from Simplicity 8228
The Life Changing Magic of Sewing Your Own Bras!
After I made my first bra, I was hooked on making bras! I knew I had finally figured out what I want to do with my life. It felt like magic!