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Written by Marianne Faulkner
Marianne guides us through the steps to make a shouldered corset torso block, from which we can integrate corsets with outerwear garments.
Written by Marta Połetek
Marta breaks with tradition from her usual leather corsetry to make a beautiful corded corset and discuss some pattern modifications therein.
Written by Mark Garbarczyk
Mark shows us how to achieve clean lines and repeatable accuracy in his introduction to the use of Computer Aided Design for beginners.
Simple underbust corsets are a staple for corset wearers and makers. Here are the patternmaking tools and techniques to get you started right. (Updated 6/21/12 with clarified drafting instructions)
Written by Sandra Stuart
Sandra Stuart walks you through enlarging a small diagram to the correct size for the creation of a working pattern, using an 1878 original and Photoshop.
Written by Laura Loft
Corset patterns always seem to be too small or too big at the bust. Here's a deceptively easy fix - a method that works even for large changes.
Written by Lisha Vidler
Guiding you through the process of designing and creating your own maternity corset from the Victorian era.
Written by Cathy Hay
How to make your own personalised custom corset pattern, based on corset designs of the late 1870s... this might just be the best corset pattern you'll ever use.
The revolutionary, free tutorial that enables you to create a unique, beautifully fitting corset from ANY pattern - antique or new.
Written by Jill Salen
Jill Salen, author of Corsets: Historical Patterns & Techniques, shares her technique for making corset patterns from the original antique corsets that you can find in museums.
Laura tackles the single most pressing frustration that FR readers tell us they face: just how do you fit a corset properly?
Written by Amber Welch
Amber compares the effect of different construction methods and materials on the same body, with ideas on applying this to clients.
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