Of Corset Is #3

AAAARHGGGHHHHH!All 34 eyelets in place, tediously painstaking lacing inserted.  Said lacing duly slackened off to fullest extent [4″ +] to make for ease of donning the corset. Beautiful shaping gained from the hip gussets, so I’ll have a waist without having to cinch in too much…inside seam allowances clipped, and 50% catch-stitched into place so … Continue reading Of Corset Is #3

Of Corset is! #1

Laughing Moon Silverado [bust gore] corset Coutil strength layer Dupion silk outer layer [but which colour folks, which colour?] Cotton lawn inner layer/lining I’ve just run up a toile, and after much swearing and faffing, got it laced up properly [this took several attempts and a ‘wiring diagram’ to get it just so] I just … Continue reading Of Corset is! #1