Short Course On Campus

Bra Pattern Cutting

London College of Fashion

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The Bra Pattern Cutting course from London College of Fashion has been specifically designed for those looking to develop their pattern cutting skills, you will explore: shapes and styles, cup seams, wires and fabric types.


This Bra Pattern Cutting course from London College of Fashionis for students who would like to develop their pattern cutting skills in the specialised area of bras.


You’ll start by investigating different shapes and styles of bras, different cup seams, wires, and fabric types.We’ll demonstrate how to create patterns for bras, using methods such as modelling on the stand and drafting from given measurements.  You will leave the course with 3 bra patterns of different styles. 

These will include: a plunge underwired bra, balcony bra with cradle and a full cup bra. You will also be shown how to make a bra toile and how to fit the bra to the stand.

Programme Structure

Topics covered:

  • Different methods of pattern construction
  • Pattern annotation, grain & stretch
  • Seam types: vertical, diagonal, curved, horizontal  & darted
  • Introduction to bra fabrics and components
  • Fabric suitability / testing stretch of fabric

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • 28mm blade Rotary cutter with retractable blade (Olfa or Fiscars)
  • Pattern master or Graders set square & French curve
  • Paper shears for pattern cutting
  • Tracing wheel
  • Metric tape measure
  • Fine pins
  • Flexible ruler
  • Air-erasable fabric marker pen
  • 5mm propelling pencil with one of the following types of lead: 2H to 6H
  • Designer tape
  • Notepad and pen
  • Laptop/iPad/tablet

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
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