Big Book Bundle
Dive into the deep end of bra-making and swimwear creation with the Big Book Bundle! Each of these books contains all the knowledge you need to make your lingerie and swimwear! You can now order each of our manuals in a neat and tidy bundle. Since they all come together, you will also save $30.00 by getting all three manuals!
The Big Book Bundle includes a copy of our Bra-makers Manual Volume 1, Bra-makers Manual Volume 2, and the Big Book of Swimwear. Find the answers you need regarding fit issues, drafting, sewing techniques, and more! Beverly Johnson has cultivated her knowledge over the years and put them into book form.
Bra-makers Manual Volume 1
The Bra-makers Manual has everything you have wanted to know about making bras but didn’t know where to look. Home sewists up for a bit of a challenge will find this book a complete reference on bra design, draft, fit, and construction. Even if you never sew a bra for anyone else, you will thoroughly enjoy making your well-fitting and supportive bras.
Bra-makers Manual Volume 2
Author Beverly Johnson, undeniably the Wizard of Bras and your very own Fairy Bra Mother, has written more of what she knows about bra design, draft, fit, and construction – packed into her second book. There is no repeated information from the Bra-makers Manual Volume 1 in this material collection of professional construction techniques, advanced fitting challenges, and more. This book details drafting a bra from 6 body measurements, grading a bra into multiple sizes, working with lace, and a huge chapter on working with foam bra cups. There is even a chapter on machine know-how and how to use the attachments particular to bra-making.
The Big Book of Swimwear!
Have you wanted to make your swimwear, but feel you haven’t the sewing skills necessary to tackle such a project? Have you avoided working with stretch fabrics, elastics and bra cups because they are “too challenging”? Then, the Big Book of Swimwear was written just for you! Author Beverly Johnson will take you step-by-step through the process of making swimwear. You can have it all – the best of the ready-to-wear features, but custom-fitted to your unique body. Beverly will take you step-by-step from the very beginning through to designing your suits.