The Secrets of Sewing Lingerie
Make Your Own Knickers, Bras & Camisoles
Published 30th October 2014
Size 220 x 210 x
With just a sewing machine and some inexpensive materials, you can learn how to make your own unique and beautiful bras, knickers and camisoles. Work your way up from super-easy, Tie-side knickers and Wedding Garters that can be customised in endless ways, to sewing with silk, tulle and other delicate fabrics.With more than 25 projects that can be personalised to suit your shape, size and style, from a Skirted Lace Thong and Chiffon Camisole to a Silk Soft-cup Bra and Roll-on Suspender, explore the vast scope for personal, creative expression in traditionally private items of clothing, whether making them for yourself or as a gift.
Katherine Sheers studied Textile Design at Chelsea College of Art and Contour Fashion at De Montfort University. She's worked for lingerie suppliers in London, NYC, Sri Lanka and China.Laura Stanford studied Contour Fashion at De Montfort University and has designed lingerie for UK high street retailers Marks & Spencer and Debenhams and luxury brand Agent Provocateur.