The Lilac and Lace Balconette Bra...

Added Jul 17, 2011

by handmadebyfreya

London, United K...

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Description

I made this Balconette bra from silk satin and Chantilly lace. With Adjustable straps that are removable, also featuring a small rouleau bow at the front.

Material Notes

Lilac Silk Satin with Black Chantilly Lace, Black powernet and picot elastic.

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Lingerie/Undergarments
Style
Classic, Romantic
Material
Lace/Sequins, Silk

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    Feb 8, 2012, 07.47 AMby nettynoonoo

    Oh wow, this is fantastic…totally inspired now. Been wanting to have a go, now I’ve seen how good it can be..I think I dare now tackle it, Thanks xxxxx

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    Jul 20, 2011, 01.30 PMby kaitw

    Amazing work! It’s really beautiful!

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    Jul 20, 2011, 06.04 AMby yvettemariesfineart

    LOVE it! been wanting to make my own bras as I seem to find one I love then they stop selling it…. thought about the idea you mentioned above about taking one apart to use as pattern…lovely idea!!! :0) gotta try it now! Thank you for the inspiration!
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    Jul 20, 2011, 05.43 AMby Douli Bee

    That’s a great idea you gave me! I never thought of it! Thanks :-))

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    Jul 19, 2011, 08.10 PMby LimeSoda

    Wow, Freya, this bra looks absolutely…AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. Keep up the lovely work.

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    Jul 19, 2011, 12.51 PMby Douli Bee

    It’s beautiful ! I want to make one for me, cause I can’t find what I like in XXXL ! Where did you get the pattern?

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      Jul 19, 2011, 07.58 PMby handmadebyfreya

      Thanks! Mine isn’t actually from a commercial pattern but a pattern that my teacher gave me. Have you thought about taking apart a bra that you already have and that fits, then take it apart and draw pattern pieces from it? You can then also reuse the underwire from it too.

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    Jul 19, 2011, 10.55 AMby Anne Wagenhauser

    Another pretty undergarment! Love the colour combo.

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