Do not fear stays! Michelle takes a well known 18th c stays pattern and shows us how to measure it, enjoy its unusual shape, and alter it to fit.
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Get ready to sew! Now you've finished drafting the pattern, you are ready to learn the simple methods to construct these stylish, high waist briefs.
Making lingerie can seem daunting at first. Emilie eases us in gently with clear drafting instructions for a straightforward project.
Simple garments, carefully packed away, not fancy enough to be on display, often tell us the most about the real lives and sewing of an era.
A historical classic gets a glamorous modern twist for your next photoshoot or burlesque project. Suitable for beginners!
Fanlaced corsets look impressive, but they're not as complex as they seem. Jema walks us through the process in her step-by-step guide.
4 short video tutorials on cutting, finishing, and smoothing off the ends of different types of boning, both plastic and steel varieties.
A smooth, lightly boned, accurate Victorian corset. Flexible, comfortable and yet still curvy, and recreated step by step for you to follow along!
Caroline tries different ways of laying and cutting her Symington pattern to create a wrinkle free corset - the holy grail for many corsetieres.
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