This article is from the Textile Related Books FAQ, by Lara J. Fabans email@example.com with numerous contributions by others.
covers both intimate apparel such as underwear and slips and
sleepwear and loungewear such as robes and night clothes. The book has four
sections. 1) Getting Started discusses patterns, fabrics, laces, elastic and
threads. 2) Basic Sewing Techniques includes tips for pattern layout and
cutting, a couple of treatments for seams, a couple of edge and hem
treatments, and applying lace and elastic. 3) Intimate Apparel includes a few
pages on slips, camisoles, panties, French bikinis, teddies, sports bras and
leggings. 4) Loungewear and Sleepwear covers nightgowns, pajamas, boxer
shorts, robes and kimonos.