Course curriculum

  • 1

    Session 1

    • Overview of Lingerie Fabrics, Trims and More

  • 2

    Session 2

    • How to Cut Pattern, Minor Pattern Alterations and More

  • 3

    Session 3

    • Sewing the Barrett: Assemble Bralette Cups

    • Sewing the Barrett: Attach Picot Plush Elastic

    • Sewing the Barrett: Sewing Front Bralette Cups Together at Center Front

    • Sewing the Barrett: Attaching the Bottom Band

    • Sewing the Barrett: Making and Attaching the Shoulder Strap Elastics

Student Testimonial

Jade

Really useful guide into the world of lingerie sewing. Expertly clarifying the different materials, tips on cutting and turned the whole process from scary to thrilling. Thoroughly enjoyed sewing along and having an expert there to help instantly no matter where you are in the world!

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Course Breakdown

Session 1:
1. Types of lingerie trims, fabrics and linings
2. How to use your fabrics and trims to fit a wide range of sizes
3. Finding your size
4. Underwire bra versus bralette
5. Full bust versus plus size lingerie

Session 2:
1. Favorite bra making tools
2. Direction of greatest stretch (DOGS)
3. Cutting out your pattern
4. Pattern adjustments

Session 3:
1. Sewing the Barrett bralette, a size-inclusive style available in sizes XS-3XL, from start to finish. The Barrett bralette
is a pull on bralette that has adjustable shoulder straps, a triangle cut out at center front and an elastic band at the
bottom. This style was chosen because it will expose you to stretch fabrics, elastic and trims.

FAQ

  • I am a beginner sewist, is this the right class for me?

    Yes, this is the perfect class for beginners. If you know what a bobbin is, can thread a machine, then you are equipped to take this course.

  • Is there an expiration date to the videos?

    No! There is no expiration date to the videos.

  • Is it pre-recorded? Can I watch at my own pace?

    All videos are pre-recorded, so you can watch at any time and from anywhere.