Professional corsetmaker Alexis Black shows you how to lay out and pattern match a corset made from asymmetrical printed fabric, with stunning results.
Continuing the series, making a professional corset step by step with Laura's long-awaited Two Layer "Cheat" Method for boning channels.
Continuing the Silverado series, making a professional corset step by step, with Laura's long-awaited how-to for External Boning Channels.
Looking at the cutting and marking process in more detail than ever before - get some new tips by seeing how the pros do it!
Patricia helps guide us through the landscape and terminology of this most broad of terms.
We all appreciate a pleasing balance, rhythm, and harmony intuitively - but how do you use them consciously when designing corsetry?
Learn how to use key elements and principles of design to create a balanced, professional look in all your corsetry and fashion work.
Controversy abounds, but what are the real effects of waist training on muscles & bones in the body? Chiara offers insight & tips.
In the intersection between physiotherapy & period costume Grimilde separates the fact from fiction about corsets & back pain.
Racing thoughts? Too much to do? No time to make your creative dreams real? Here's how to find some clarity and move forward.
Practising making corsets in preparation for selling: what exactly should you practise, and what's the most effective way to use your time and resources?
Laurie shares some tips on editing the beautiful new photography we've created, along with ideas on the best placement of those images.
Documenting the creation process, the final corset, and the corset on your client are all opportunities to obtain images for your portfolio.
Many corsetmakers accept long distance orders. Is it a good idea? Jenni explores the benefits and pitfalls, and offers tips and advice.
Sunny talks about embroidered insertion, lace edging and embroidery. Next month will be the construction of the six petticoats.
Sunny looks at six late Victorian and Edwardian petticoats, studying the methods used to produce the beautiful embellishments.
Mark helps us to understand what is actually possible to do to the body with shapewear and what is in the realm of fantasy.