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The Lilac and Lace Balconette Bra...

Added Jul 17, 2011

by handmadebyfreya

London, United K...






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.




Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Classic, Romantic
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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