Madalynne x Simplicity Bra Sewing Patterns in stock

We are now stocking Madalynne x Simplicity bra sewing patterns. These patterns offer a range of lace bras with matching knickers, and they are all made using stretch lace backed on powernet. The pattern envelope calls for 8″(approx. 20.5cm) wide stretch double galloon lace (click here to read our guide to lace for lingerie making which runs through […]

Join our Instagram giveaway!

We absolutely love to see what our customers have made!  Starting this month, we are hosting a monthly Instagram giveaway. To enter, follow us (@ElisePatterns) and post a photo on your Instagram account showing what you’ve made using our bra kits or patterns using the hashtag #elisepatterns and you will be entered automatically into the monthly prize […]

Tutorial: how to cut a lace bra

Lace placement tutorial | Elise Patterns

The loveliest thing about sewing your own bras is being able to use beautiful materials – and as we explained in our guide to lace, there’s lots to choose from! Cutting patterned, scallop-edged lace takes some planning in order to get the best results. Here’s an easy tutorial to show you how to cut a lace […]

A Quick Guide to Choosing Lace in Lingerie Making

A guide to Lace | Elise Patterns

One of the most exciting things about sewing your own lingerie is the materials! Here at Elise Patterns, we’re obsessed with lace and use it as much as possible. It’s really the ideal fabric: light and delicate, with the potential to be sheer or opaque at different points, giving you lots of potential for playing […]