I learned a few things from my first piece, and wanted to try again with a few tweaks, so here it is!
Return Of The Lingerie 😜
small scraps of lining fabric for the cups
Approx 1 yard of sheer fabric
Approx 1/2 yard solid coordinating fabric for band and ties
1 package (1 yard) decorative elastic for straps
Items I used:
Seam ripper (optional)
Rotary cutter & mat (optional, can use fabric scissors instead)
Iron and ironing board
Then, I cut the bottom part to the length and width I wanted, and sewed a basting seam, and slightly gathered it:
Next, I measured around my ribcage, and cut two strips of this coordinating black fabric for the band, leaving a bit for a seam allowance.
Fold the band up and iron, then surge the tops wrong sides together:
Next, I worked on the cups:
Then I pinned the cups to the band of the bottom piece: