NEW: The patterns are becoming more tricky now... or are they? This week we try a couple of ideas that look complex... but aren't hard.
A unique collection of historic corset flossing designs from which members and non-members can draw inspiration.
A study of three padded bustles in the Kentucky Historical Society Collection, showing how thrifty women stayed fashionable on a budget.
Trying to date a particular corset, track changes in lingerie fashion down to a few years, or just looking for new inspiration? Plenty here to keep you busy...
Marion walks you through all the different layer options of the nautural form era, starting from the skin out, with variations in necklines and politics.
Marion shares with us a knitted silk undervest with a crocheted yoke that could date anywhere from 1880 to 1910.