The Making of a Bra (or two) – Part 2

(Missed the beginning? Go back and read Part 1.) After a Google search for local, non-chain fabric stores and a visit to the only one in town that stocks apparel fabrics (unfortunately they didn’t have any lace or power net), I begrudgingly made my way to the local big box chain, where I picked up some black and white spandex (the closest thing I could find to a true power net) and the rest of the[…]

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The Making of a Bra (or two) – Part 1

Hello! Welcome to my first live project post! Everything on the blog thus far has been past projects, but I’ve finally gotten far enough along on my current project to have something to say about it! Say hello to (the first few steps of) my handmade bras! Now that pregnancy is over and my body has gotten back to a stable size and shape, I’m unfortunately low on bras that fit. I’ve purchased a few comfy[…]

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