Seamwork
 

What’s Inside

  • The Allure of Lingerie
    Growing up means navigating your own path between beauty and comfort.
  • Choosing the right lingerie fabrics
    From sheer silk chiffon to sturdy nylon, here’s how to find dream fabrics for your next undergarment.
  • Anatomy of a Bra
    Each part plays a role in this essential undergarment. Understanding those roles is the first step in making your own. By Norma Loehr.
  • How to dye your own elastic
    Finding elastic to match your lingerie fabric can be a pain. Learn how to create custom colors at home. By Madalynne Flanigan.
  • VAVA Lingerie Talks Sustainable Underthings
    Alyssa Woods of VAVA Lingerie shares her tips for making wise fabric choices when sewing your own undergarments.
  • The Art of Marbled Fabric
    The centuries-old techniques used to create marbled papers can be used at home to make gorgeous silks, cottons, and more. By Sarai Mitnick.
  • Behind the Seams
    Take a look at the sturdy construction of a 1950s bullet bra.
  • Swatch Service
    This month, we hunted for wide stretch lace you could use to create our new bralette.
  • Resources
    Where to get fabric, supplies, and recommended additional reading for this issue.

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