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1878 Marsh Corset, part 2

1878 Marsh Corset, part 2

Marsh claims leather is more durable in the hard wearing areas of a corset. Christina tests his theory on this C19th patent - is he right?

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1878 Marsh Corset, part 1

1878 Marsh Corset, part 1

Christina takes us through a mockup of this patent, in which Marsh claims two “improvements” to corsets, discussing her observations.

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Symington Corset Pattern 23160

Symington Corset Pattern 23160

April covers the basics of making up our Competition 2016 pattern, with observations and suggestions to achieve a "modern" fit.

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1898 Glove Fitting Corset, or is it? Pt 2

1898 Glove Fitting Corset, or is it? Pt 2

Here's more about Thomson's Patent 611,116 Glove Fitting Corset pattern and its maker, along with my method of patterning this corset from scratch.

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1898 Glove Fitting Corset, or is it? Pt 1

1898 Glove Fitting Corset, or is it? Pt 1

Thomson's Glove fitting corset: we look at an 1898 Thomson patent, advertisements, a few extant corsets and work on putting the pieces together to recreate it.

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