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How to Sew An Underwire Bra (Virtual + Live)

$50.00

In this virtual live class, learn the fundamentals of how to make an underwire bra. Students will learn about how to measure themselves, how to find the right underwire, breast root shape, sister sizing, cutting lingerie fabrics, and more. In the final session, students will sew the Madalynne X Simplicity 8229 from start to finish! See below for course outline.

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Description

Description

In this virtual live class, learn the fundamentals of how to make an underwire bra. Students will learn about how to measure themselves, how to find the right underwire, breast root shape, sister sizing, cutting lingerie fabrics, and more. In the final session, students will sew the Madalynne X Simplicity 8229 from start to finish!

DIY kits are strongly encouraged. Click here to purchase a kit.

Session 1:
1. Types of lingerie trims, fabrics and linings
2. How to measure yourself, finding your size, finding the right underwire, breast root shape, sister sizing
3. Partial band bra versus full band bra
4. Underwire bra versus bralette
5. Full bust versus plus size lingerie
6. Favorite bra making tools
7. Minor pattern adjustments
8. Cutting out pattern + fabric

Session 2:
1. Sewing the Madalynne X Simplicity 8229 from start to finish. The 8229 is a full band bra that features lace cups with a scalloped lace edges along the neckline. It also has a hook and eye closure at the back and adjustable straps. Provides moderate coverage and support. The 8229 is a classic shape that is a great foundation to build your bra making skills.

Virtual class will be streamed live to a private Facebook group on Wednesday, February 23 and March 2. Student must have a Facebook account to join this class. Students will have the ability to ask questions and receive answers in real time. If you cannot make it to the live session, there will be a recording posted that you can watch. If you have a question regarding a session, you can post in the Facebook group and Madalynne or another student will answer.

Videos do not expire and can be watched at any time from anywhere in the world.

Additional information

Additional information

DIY Barrett Kit

black cat flocked mesh, black Italian circle flocked mesh, black Italian star flocked mesh, black star mesh, black Swiss dot, cream + rose mesh, red Italian flocked mesh, white + grey dot, white + grey dot with rainbow mesh, white star mesh

lining

power net (more support), stretch mesh (standard support)