Well, some time ago I talked about Kristina Shin’s patternmaking book and the first bra I made using her method. The bra was OK: it fit, it was more or less nice, but… it was missing something: it was missing glamour! French Rococo glamour! Marie Antoinette glamour! It was missing lace and flowers and bows! So I had to do something about it: I bought some white stretch lace paired it with pink powermesh and a black bow… and suddenly I discovered that minimalism is completely overrated. Longline Marie Antoinette-style bras are the best bras!
Maybe you remember my review of Kristina Shin’s book Patternmaking for Underwear Design. Well, after my sewing machine came back from the dead I started to practice with some patterns from this book. And I like to start from the beginning, so here you have a bra made with the first bra pattern explained by Shin: