Entries by Norma

Where to Find Materials for the Mystic Bra

Since our new Mystic bra sewing pattern requires some different materials than our other bra patterns, I thought a post on sourcing the materials was in order! In this post I will review the materials used to make the Mystic bra and tell you where you can find them online.   FOAM CUPS At the core of […]

Introducing the Mystic Bra Sewing Pattern!

  I am so excited to introduce you to the new Mystic bra sewing pattern! Whether I am fitting students in my workshops, walking through the gym locker room, or just walking down the street, this is the style I see most often in everyday life. It is no surprise that this style has consistently […]

New Bra Making Kits for Fall!

Once again Orange Lingerie has teamed up with Tailor Made Shop to create bra making kits and once again we have some gorgeous silks and laces! This time we put together kits for the new Lansdowne bra, the classic Marlborough bra and the all lace Berkeley bra sewing patterns. I am loving these luxe combinations! […]

How to Add Bust Boosting Foam to Your Bra

My goal with the Lansdowne bra was to create a cleavage enhancing underwire bra. One of my favorite pattern modifications for this bra is to add a foam “cleavage cookie” to give the bust an extra boost! This post includes a tutorial showing you what you need to do to make this fun version of […]

How to make a Denim Look Bra

When I launched the Lansdowne bra sewing pattern, I showed a sample bra that looks like it is made of denim and lace. I got SO many questions about this fabric! Everyone thought I used actual denim! I want to make sure that everyone gets a response from me about how I got this look. […]

Introducing the Lansdowne Bra Sewing Pattern and Kits!

Introducing the Lansdowne bra sewing pattern! The Lansdowne is our cleavage enhancing, plunging underwire bra. The outer cup works like a super power bar, moving the breasts toward the center of the body. To complete the cleavage enhancing effect, the inner cup is cut straight down from the strap point to the low bridge at […]

New Marlborough Bra Making Kits!

Once again Orange Lingerie has teamed up with Tailor Made Shop to create bra making kits, this time for our classic Marlborough bra sewing pattern! We had a lot of fun putting together beautiful fabric and lace combinations for you to use to make your next Marlborough bra your favorite ever! In all, there are five […]

The Year in YOUR Orange Lingerie Makes: Berkeley Bra

The final bra pattern we released in 2017 was the Berkeley bra. This pattern has only been available for a little while so I am absolutely thrilled to see so many lovely Berkeley bras already making an appearance! Keep them coming! I love seeing all of the different laces sewn up into this style! As […]

The Year in YOUR Orange Lingerie Makes: Fenway Bra

Continuing with our look back at YOUR 2017 makes, we continue with the Fenway bra which was released in April. Throughout the year there have been so many great examples of the Fenway bra! Most makers opt to go with the sheer upper cup which I just love! As always, I link to the Instagram […]

The Year in YOUR Orange Lingerie Makes: Esplanade Bra

This is the time of the year where I look back at the prior year and plan for the year ahead. One of my favorite parts of this process is looking back at all the great versions of our patterns that YOU made! Over the last few weeks of the year, I am going to […]