Mesh, Net and Sheer (Summer) Corsets
The first time I saw a mesh corset, it triggered a long-term obsession. What a wonderful idea! Conventional corsets can be hot and sweaty during summertime or in warmer climates. The oldest tulle c…
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Draping - contouring. If you love pattern making or draping, you'll love this. Using fashion tape to mark out the design, and create a contoured draped bustier. #fashion #draping #patterndrafting
How to use spiral wire boning
There has been much talk of and use of spiral wire boning in blogland of late, so I thought i'd write a little bit about it. Spiral wire ...
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Cómo crear un patrón de corsé
Los patrones de corsé son una gran forma de empezar a hacer tu propio corsé. Son una buena opción para ceñir la cintura, ya que se pueden llevar solos o sobre/bajo otra prenda. También se han hecho populares como parte de bodas, y el patrón de corsé victoriano se puede usar para hacer preciosos modelos para bodas.
Gusseted 1870's corset
Because I have previously tried only the corset types with shaped panels or with a hip basque I have been very curious to give a proper gusseted Victorian corset a try. And because in my opinion 1870's was the last decade before the colorful and luxurious corsets really took over, I wanted this one to look practical and utilitarian. I chose drab coutil because that was one of the most common colors of it's day for an everyday corset. It's a single layer corset with seams sewn as shown here…
A corset for Emily: draping the pattern - The Dreamstress
I haven’t blogged much about Emily’s dress lately because I have been focused on my 17th and 18th century sewing, but I have been plugging away on it. Obviously the thing that I really need to make a the dress fit right is a 1903ish straight fronted corset. Based on period advertising, the most common straight fronted corset imported and sold in New Zealand in the first five years of the 20th century was the famous W.B. Erect Form Corset. For my 1903 corset, I used images of the WB erect…
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