Knowing how stays were really made allows us to imitate those techniques and produce an accurate garment. We study the genuine article in detail.
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What are the correct tools for corsetry, when some swear by tools that others avoid? I'll share what's in my toolbox, what has been relegated to the scrapheap, and why.
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Last month a very decisive 73% of you wanted to see the pattern re-worked twice for the model. This month, we will focus on the first version, as it came off the pattern block.
A tricky skill to master: Laura details a few techniques on how to do it right first time, every time - and how to keep your stitching straight.
This month we look at what to wear over the corset and under the dress, as well as appropriate fabrics and embroidery.
Guiding you through the process of designing and creating your own maternity corset from the Victorian era.
We answer your questions and ask for your help with upcoming articles!
Re-creating a real Edwardian corset pattern for a modern body, using antique drafting books to find elusive clues.
A tatty old Ebay find leads to a fascinating journey of discovery, recreating both the corset itself and its owner's story.
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