Five Good Reasons to Make Your Own Bra

We’ve all been there ladies, wearing the wrong size bra for years and then you finally discover your correct size and voila, life is complete! Well, the good news is you can change the way you feel ‘supported’ forever. My top five reasons below will help you...
Making a tester bra

Making a tester bra

Making your own custom-fitted bra is a really rewarding experience.  Having to make two or three tester bras on the way to that perfect fit – not so much.  But sewing a tester bra is defintiely a necessary evil. Unlike with other clothes-making projects, you...

How to sew a Gothic Arch

Adding a gothic arch to your bra band is a must if you find the conventional straight band rides up or is generally uncomfortable.  Or if you just prefer the look of it.  So here’s a little guide for how to sew a gothic arch – the way I do it, at least....

Adventures in Bra Making

Being obsessed with perfect fit, I’m not sure why it’s taken me so long to get round to running a bra course!  If you are waiting to book onto the course, I thought I’d titillate you (yes, pun intended – sorry!) with this bra making tutorial...