Fall Education Event – Monica Bravo

Register now! September 16-17 will be our 2017 Fall Educational Event with Monica Bravo from BravoBella Bras. Think sewing your own lingerie is complicated or a waste of time? Think again! Come join us for an introduction into sewing lingerie that’s both gorgeous AND fits you like a glove.

In Saturday’s lecture, “Sewing Lingerie,” Monica will discuss techniques for sewing lingerie, as well as the types of fabrics, notions and elastic application used. While focused on lingerie, her techniques can be applied to various garments. She will also do a pattern analysis for panties and camisoles, explaining how to match the patterns to different body types.

Space is limited to 60 people. Lunch will be provided.

Register for the Saturday lecture
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Sunday will be a hands-on class where you’ll sew a set of custom fit panties. Participants will receive Monica’s Bravo Bottoms panty pattern with three style options, as well as a fabric kit. You’ll walk away with at least one pair of great-fitting panties!

Space is limited to 25 participants. (Note that registration includes a $15 kit* fee.) Lunch will not be provided.

Prerequisite: Intermediate sewing skills
Supplies needed: Students must bring a sewing machine with a straight and zig-zag stitch, a universal needle size 9-11 or a stretch needle size 11, basic sewing supplies, and an extension cord.

*Kit includes Bravo Bottoms panty pattern and all materials to make a pair of panties including tricot, lace, elastic and thread.

Register for the Sunday workshop

The lecture and workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day at the Mercer Island Community Center, 8236 SE 24th St. Mercer Island, WA.

Not comfortable with PayPal? Use our mail-in registration form.


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