The joy of a beautifully made corset is in the details. Sara shows us how to finish a corset so it looks just as clean and beautiful inside as out.
A while ago, Marta made two corsets from the same pattern, using different methods. Now she presents the results of her test.
Little things make all the difference. Sara shows us five tricks that are often overlooked, but can make a big impact in our work!
Marta sets out to compare multiple layered and stitched, steel boned 'modern' construction to the 'old' methods.
Heaven forbid we have to design or cut for a waist over 26”. As the body gets fatter, it becomes impossible to work with, right? Wrong.
Nikki helps us identify different seam types and how (or how not) to use them in your corsetry creations.
Now that we have a fully fitted mockup, Barbara guides us through the process of making the final corset with wired cups.
Sergei introduces the modern world of integrated corsetry, its origins, and the advantages of merging the corset and fashion layers.
Barbara guides us through the process of making a mock-up, and doing fittings and adjustments, for cupped corsets.
Royal Black shares secrets of creating cupped corsets, using a standard overbust corset pattern & well fitting ready-to-wear bra.
Barbara Pesendorfer, of Royal Black, shares her secret techniques to getting a super smooth outer finish on fabric or PVC using roll pinning.
May continues her discussion by showing us how to apply the invisible method of boning construction to this beautiful plunge-neck corset dress.
May guides us through the process of making a corset pattern into a u-plunge corset dress, including fittings and finishings.
Kim discusses the Welt Seam or Folded Seam method of corset construction, which is quick, precise, and produces a very durable corset.
Barbara explains ways of creating a push-up overbust corset, including important parameters that influence the position of the bust and how to modify them.
Jenni finishes up her simple broche corset with casings, eyelets and binding.
In this free article, professional corsetmaker and owner of Sparklewren Bespoke Corsetry gives us a solid foundation overview of how to make a corset.
Jenni constructs a simple Broche corset to help explore and understand the six rules of good corsetry.