Learn to Sew from Home: Bra Making

With DIY craft kit delivered to you

Discover how to sew your own handmade bra from the comfort of your home.



2 x 3 hours Class size 1 to 2 (public dates), 1 to 1 label £120
How it works
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We'll send a ClassBento Box to you (a craft kit with what you'll need). Shipping in the UK is free, and you'll get your box delivered in time for your class. We ship nationwide.
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Whether you're tired of ill-fitting bras or you're simply looking for a new sewing project to get stuck into, here's your chance to join the fun and make your own bra. In this online sewing class, you'll be learning to make your own bra using the famous bra pattern by the indie pattern American designer Amy Chapman from Cloth Habit.
The first session will focus on getting to know your pattern size, the fabric and the equipment
needed to sew your bra.
You'll learn all the skills you need from your friendly, energetic host, who'll make sure you're having a great time while you create your personalised bra.
During the class will learn:
  • Take measurements and choosing the correct size for you.
  • Cut out and annotate the pattern information.
  • Choose the correct type of stitch for your seams.
  • Attach elastic to stretch fabric.
  • Making channels for wires.
Note: This pattern uses UK bra sizing. After a D, it increases to D, DD, E, F, FF, G, GG, H.
Knowledge required
beginner
 
What you'll get in your craft kit
Bra making kit:
  • Stretch lace.
  • Bra cup lining.
  • Bra bridge fabric.
  • Bra band fabric.
  • Selection of elastics.
  • Hook and eye closure.
  • Rings/sliders.
  • Ribbons.
  • Maraflex thread, specialist needle for sewing bras.
  • Sewing pattern.
Sample sheets to practice stitches
Handout resources
What you'll need
  • Working sewing machine which sews zigzag.
  • Narrow zipper foot for finishing the hook and eye closure.
  • Scissors, or rotary cutter.
  • Pins, thread snips, un-picker.
  • Pencils, rubber, ruler.
Session repeats

After the first session, subsequent sessions can be arranged with the teacher, at a time that suits you.

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Your teacher
Pattern Cutter Cornwall
Pattern Cutter Cornwall

5.0 (2)

Our workshops specialize in teaching you vital sewing skills whilst helping you to build your own personal wardrobe. Your tutor Krissie Colton is highly qualified with a BA Hons in Fashion Design, pattern cutting and an Adult ED teaching certificate, not to mention having showcased collections on London and New York Fashion Week!

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