Bamboo Bra & Panty Sets

Bamboo Bra & Panty Sets

Hi All!   I don’t know if you remember the Grey Foam & Bamboo bra set that I made last July- but it has been a permanent part of my regular bra rotation- so I thought it was time to add a couple more to my wardrobe, because if you’re going to make one set- you might as well make two 🙂 And in the spirit of #SewPantyParty I made sure to make the matching panties!

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The Emerald

The Emerald

Hi All,

 

So I think it’s about time that this happened. An emerald green bra for Emerald Erin. And I have to say, I am SO in love with this set, it might be my favourite thing that I’ve ever made, but I mean that’s a bit of a a tall order – because I have a lot of love for a lot of my sets 🙂  – but I mean this one is emerald green, it’s hard to beat that!

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And I won’t make you wait in suspense until the end of the post- yes I have kits!!

 

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[BAW29]: Grey Bamboo T-Shirt Bra

[BAW29]: Grey Bamboo T-Shirt Bra

Hi All!!
After my last make  was so  super lacy and pretty delicate, I felt like something a little more practical, a everyday.
For my everyday I like a bra that’s SUPER comfy, which for me means: some gorgeous foam lining, super soft bamboo, fold over elastic, bliss wires, 3/4″ straps, and a 3X3 hook and eye in the back!

I LOVE this bra, and I was instantly inspired to make it after I made these boyshorts back in May! To me it’s a very comfy and simple chic set!  I drew inspiration from brands like Calvin Klein who have a more ‘athletic and boyish’ chic 🙂

For extra comfort I  made sure to have my wide straps and 3X3 hook and eye, which I love, even if it’s not the norm for my size. I think it looks cooler for this style!

To keep in a more RTW look and with the grey bamboo theme, I covered not only the front frame, but also the back band with the bamboo, so it was uninterrupted all the way around, which I LOVE.

I took this exact cup pattern from the Black Beauty bra (one of my all-time favs), omitted the powerbar, and redesigned the upper cup to have a strap attachment point.

I LOVE the horizontal seams on this bra, I think they give a really clean and simple look 🙂

And the inside is just as simple, with some soft microfiber laminated foam, 15 denier lining for the frame, and white powernet lining on the back.

I think there’s something so fresh about this set. Don’t get me wrong, I love a little delicate lacy set, but something about a more boyish plain set like this makes me super happy 🙂

And of course, this must round up with some Gibby snuggles 🙂

What do you think about this new set? Are you more simple sporty chic or a more delicate lace lover? I feel like I’m a style chameleon that way- I just love a bit of everything!

Hope you’re all having an amazing weekend!

xo

erin