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All Lace Jordy Bralette Hack

All Lace Jordy Bralette Hack

Hi All! Today I have a post about a really simple hack to the Jordy Bralette to maximize a beautiful lace. As gorgeous as the standard Lace Overlay version of the pattern is, if you have a lace that has a wider pattern, or you just want to make the most of, then this...

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How to Sister Size your Bra Pattern

How to Sister Size your Bra Pattern

Sister sizing is a really useful tool in bra-making. It's the principle that some bra sizes share cup sizes, but have different band sizes, which basically means that you can create a new bra size, just by changing the length of your band. It's a bit complicated to...

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Lace, Tea Dyeing & Body Image

Lace, Tea Dyeing & Body Image

Hi All, It's been quite a while since I blogged, and quite a while since I made a bra just for myself- not for a pattern sample or to test a pattern. Just for me 🙂 As you can see from the title of this post, I want to tell you all about my new set, but I also wanted...

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Bra News April & A Life Update

Bra News April & A Life Update

Hi All,   It's been a while since I did a bra news post, and I really miss them. I feel like it's a great way to connect with everyone in this space, and to keep up with what everyone's doing, and let you in on what's happening in my life too! So - I'm bring back...

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Dior Inspired

Dior Inspired

Hi All! So a couple weeks ago the Sewcialist group from Toronto, decided to get together for a fancy sewing outing. It was a chance to see the Dior Exhibit happening at the ROM, have high tea, and of course, wear our fancy me-mades. Now I have to say that I don't...

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#BraNews October

#BraNews October

Hi All!   Step 1: Make yourself a cup of tea Step 2: Get cozy Step 3: Read all the amazing things happening this month in the bra making world! --   For myself this month, I've been back at the videos- and still loving it 🙂 I made a video all about Bra...

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Elmira Wrap Top | Fall Sewing

Elmira Wrap Top | Fall Sewing

Hi All,   It was about that time again where I needed to sew something that wasn't a bra, and this time I settled on something that felt very fall to me - a wrap top. Something that is light, but cosy, that wraps you up, but doesn't smother you in warmth just...

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Bra Elastics & Findings Guide | Vlog

Bra Elastics & Findings Guide | Vlog

Hi All!   You know how a couple weeks ago I made the video All About Bra Fabrics?   Well this time I made a video all about Bra Elastics and Findings! This should take some of the mystery out of all the different bits and pieces that go into making bras!...

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Navy & White Stripe Heatwave

Navy & White Stripe Heatwave

Hi All,   I don't know about where you are in the world, but over here in Ontario we are having a heatwave, an unseasonable, late September heatwave. And while my soul is craving cozy sweaters, big scarves and leg warmers, I'm going to roll with the times, and...

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#BraNews September

#BraNews September

Hi All! The end of the month is here again! I don't know about you, but September always feels like the start of a new year to me. Maybe it's the years and years of schooling with a fresh new school year starting in September, or the changing of the seasons that...

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The Seamstress Tag  | Vlog

The Seamstress Tag | Vlog

Hi All!   It's been a minute - a long minute - since I last posted on my blog- where does the time go?? But since I was last here I did post a vlog on my YouTube channel, all about the best Fabrics for Bra Making!   And I'm back with the vlogs again this...

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#BraNews August

#BraNews August

Hi All!   August has been a lovely month. I think it's one of the slower months in the bra making world as everyone soaks up the best weather of the summer and finally takes that weekend off to go somewhere and do something fun. For me it was a busy month...

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Latte at Midnight Set + GIVEAWAY!!

Latte at Midnight Set + GIVEAWAY!!

Hi All! I have a new set for you!! YAY! I feel like it's been WAY too long since I made my last bra- and I really got the sewing bug in my new studio, so I thought it would be good to start off with something gorgeous!     I'm calling this set Latte at...

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