There are two questions this month. One on patterning/fitting a corset for a figure where the waist is almost as big as the hips. The other is on horizontal boning channels in 18th century corsets.
This month Suzannah asks about corset mannequins, Laurie inquires about the different site look and Natalie wonders how adaptable the corset drafting tutorial could be.
This month we have two questions - one on copyright-free patterns for corsets made for retail and one on proper length of bones.
Luca has caused a sensation with his thoughts on synthetic whalebone, so we've invited him back to tell us more about his work.
Inside chat with Melanie Talkington, owner of Lace Embrace Atelier Inc., corsetiere to Dita von Teese and Cathie Jung, and antique corset collector.
We talk to Kate Mior of Totally Waisted Corsets about how she juggles a business in corsetry with a career as an international street performer!
Thank you very much for passing the news on to our friends - that shows a great spirit of generosity,and that's what we need if we're going to spread the spirit of craftsmanship worldwide. There's enough for everyone, so why not share?
As our thank you to you, here's the special bonus chapter as promised.
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