At first glance, making your own bras might seem far too troublesome to bother. But it really is surprisingly easy, and the results can be satisfying and well worth mastering a few lingerie sewing techniques. There are many reasons to sew your own bras. Perhaps your size is difficult to find in retail shops or you’re underwhelmed by the limited styles available in your size. Maybe you have specific fitting challenges that ready-to-wear bras can’t accommodate, or you need a special configuration for a special garment. Or maybe you just want to get creative with styles and fabrications. This article will help you understand bra sizing, fitting, and materials and will set you on the path to sewing your own well-fitting, attractive bras.
From Threads #159