How to Make a Lace Upper Cup for a Foam Cup Bra

I love lace bras and I especially love the look of a lace scallop edge. Luckily it is simple to convert the upper cup of many bra patterns to use a lace scallop edge, even when that cup is made of foam. This tutorial will show you how to covert the upper cup of the […]

Esplanade Bra Making Kits Now Available!

Esplanade Bra Making Kits Now Available!

Once again I have teamed up with Tailor Made Shop to offer bra making kits, this time for the Esplanade bra! Just add the pattern and underwires to these Orange Lingerie x Tailor Made Shop kits and you have everything you need to make your own beautiful long line strapless bra. You may recognize a […]

Tips for Making a Hook and Eye Closure from Orange Lingerie

Four Tips for Making a Hook and Eye Closure

The Leverett sewing pattern presents all sorts of possibilities for customizing your bras with a unique hook and eye closure. While making a hook and eye closure by hand takes a bit of work (a.k.a. hand sewing!), I have some tips and tricks to make it easier. 1. Choose the Right Fabric Successful sewing projects start with the […]