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Madalynne Intimates is a woman-owned, Philadelphia-based brand offering size inclusive lingerie for all people. Our small team consists of four people and together, we offer DIY lingerie kits, hand crafted lingerie, and online + in-person bra making classes.

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Anatomy of a Lingerie Kit

Anatomy of a Lingerie Kit

bra kitYou purchased a Madalynne lingerie kit and now you’re all confused about what goes where? I didn’t realize this until someone emailed asking where and how they use the fabric and trims. My kits contain additional / different fabrics and notions than written on the back of each pattern, so I made 4 diagrams to outline it for you. I hope it helps! Feel free to bubble up any questions you may have in the comments below or via email.

bra kit8436 Partial Band Underwire Lingerie Kit
1. Stretch galloon lace:
for bra cups, center front gore, back band as well as back panels of panty
2. Stretch mesh: for lining bra cups, center front gore, back band as well as front and/or back of panty (optional)
3. Lycra: for front of panty
4. Cotton Jersey: for crotch lining on panty
5. Strap elastic: for bra straps
6. Plush channeling: to finish bra cups and encase underwires
7. Picot plush elastic: to finish bra at underarm/top back band and bottom back band as well as waistline of panty
8. Rings and sliders (sliders not shown): to attach bra straps
9. Hook & eye: closure for center back of bra

shop the 8437 strapless bra kit 

bra kit8228 Bralette Lingerie Kit
1. Stretch galloon lace:
for bra cups, upper and lower bands, racer back as well as side panels of panty
2. Novelty mesh: for center front and back panels of panty
3. Stretch mesh: for lining all pieces of bralette and panty
4. Cotton Jersey: for crotch lining on panty
5. Picot plush elastic: to finish band seam on bra and waist and leg opening on panty
6. Plush channeling: to finish cup seams on halter bralette
7. Hook & eye: closure for center back of halter bralette (racer back bralette does not have closure)
8. Lace trimming: optional to finish top of panty, video tutorial can be found here

shop the 8228 bralette lingerie kit here

bra kitNoelle Bralette + Undie Lingerie Kit
1. Stretch lace:
for all pieces of bralette and panty
2. Stretch mesh: for lining all pieces of bralette and panty
3. Cotton Jersey: for crotch lining on panty
4. Narrower picot plush elastic: for finishing armholes, neckline of bralette and leg opening of panty
5. Wider picot plush elastic: to finish band seam on bra and waist and leg opening on panty
6. Strap elastic: for straps
7. Sliders: for strap elastic
8. Ring: to loop racer back through

shop the Noelle bralette + undie lingerie kit here

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