Special Interest Group: Lingerie Page


I sew along lingerie group was created in Sep 2019. The Groups Leaders are Terry and Sandi. Dates of the next meeting are determined by those attending the current meeting, set about two months out on a Thursday afternoon. Projects, patterns, fabrics and notions are determined by the individual members who turn to each other for support as they learn together. Please use our Contact Us page if you would like information on meeting times, dates and locations.  

 

We are planning 2020 meetings to be at the Braden River Library (4915 53rd Avenue East in Bradenton) with JoAnns as a possible alternate. 


Jan 16- From 1:30-4:30 pm. Discussion will be on straps, adjustments and finishes. Everyone is encouraged to bring what they are working on for Sew And Tell. Our Sew Along will continue with the Pin up Girls Amanda Alyssa pattern . The Sweet Sixteen Pin Up Girl pattern will be introduced. It is a comfortable sleep and loungewear style. The foam cups offer support for larger sizes. Kits are available at Bra Builders

     

Meetings will be held at the Braden River Library. 

The address is:  4915 53rd Avenue East, BRADENTON, FL  34203

 

 

Resources

Emerald Erin's (Canada) tutorial on fitting underwires and links to PDF print outs of sizes

Bra Makery tutorial on wire's balancing point and links to PDF print out of sizes

Bra Builders Patterns, Kits and Findings

Beverly Johnson's (Ontario)  Foam and Lace class on BluPrint (discusses sizing considerations for foam cups).

Jennifer Fairbank's (Clearwater, FL) book on drafting bras and her You Tube series

 


Map & Directions


The quilt hanging below was made by and dedicated to the members of Sew What's New. They disbanded in Jan 2019 due to venue changes, loss of leadership and member health issues.