Designing and grading a bra - lingerie courses

The latest Lingerie courses from iatechnical for September 2017 are the following:

September 11/12th - Core Fit Bra Pattern Cutting and Grading

This course starts with developing key pattern blocks then restyling, This session will cover wired and non wired bras with an emphasis on core grading.

September 13/14th - Plus Fit Bra Pattern Cutting and Grading

This focuses on patterns, fit and grading with three current popular styles examined. In this course wire technology is a key feature.

September 15th - Technical Bra Fitting

This fit day includes defining you models correct commercial size and understanding what creates a good or bad fit. It also covers communicating fit corrections to your factories, getting good outcomes from fitting sessions and solving material, sizing pattern and grading issues.

September 18/19th - Swimwear & Activewear Pattern Cutting and Grading

The swimwear course covers core and plus fit styles from basics through to complex bikinis, suits and tankinis and their grading.

September 20/21st - Bodies & Briefs Pattern Cutting & Grading

This course starts with basic stretch and rigid blocks. It looks at the European pantie fit as the favoured choice of retailers and the demand for fashion bodies.

September 22nd A Technical Introduction to setting up a new Lingerie Brand


please note this bra is an image designed previously from the Vanjo brand 

please note this bra is an image designed previously from the Vanjo brand 



Please note the courses are now held at the IA Studios at 91 Warwick Street Leicester.

All courses include full digital notes and lunch

2 day courses are GB£250.00 and 1 day courses are GB£125.00

Course bookings are limited to 6 delegates on each.

Please go to the website for more information : to book or contact David on for more information.

For those wishing to learn more via books please head to the lingerie shop page.