Custom drafting a bra pattern for someone who is distinctly omega shaped.
While there are a few tutorials floating around on the internet on how to alter bra patterns to fit Omega shaped breasts, I have not found ANY that addressed how to incorporate the Omega shape into the initial draft.
Thus, today’s tutorial is on how to move vertical seams by manipulating the pattern WITHOUT changing the volume. Although the example is based on the Lotus Wireless Bra Pattern, the same techniques can be applied to any vertical seamed bra.
Today’s topic is how to sew on the underwire channeling of a bra. In this example, we are using the Lotus Wireless bra pattern but this technique may be applied on any bra needing channeling.
We’ve received some questions on how to sew that curve at the center front of the Lotus bra. So here’s quick tutorial (with photos!) on my method.
Grading Bra Size to BCD Size. The Lotus pattern features a combination of traditional bra measuring techniques as well as Bottom Cup Depth. Today's post will feature how to alter the Lotus pattern for those who do not fall squarely within a specific size.