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Written by Breanna Bayba
What do you do when it's not going well at all? Breanna proves that a not-so-promising mock-up CAN be turned around and saved.
Written by Kat Simpson
Exploring the new fashion for free movement c.1900, then drafting and fitting an "Athletic Corset" with a stretch panel.
Written by Joni Steinmann
Textile conservator Joni gives you the essential knowledge and some simple ideas for proper care and storage of special textiles.
Written by Rosie Dennington
Selecting goals allows us to dream big, and then reverse engineer those dreams so that we can build towards realising them in our lives.
Written by Astrida Schaeffer
During the early 19th century the whalebone, reed and metal that are familar to us were set aside in favour of simple cording.
Written by Lucy Emke
In the final installment, Lucy constructs the Louis XV corset from the pattern she showed us how to draft previously.
Written by Sara Huebschen
Our very first corset pattern with all horizontal seams. "Especially suitable for tightlacing" - what do you think? Will it work?
Written by Marion McNealy
A mysterious pattern book from the 1920s reveals its secrets... including two beautiful Edwardian corset patterns you haven't seen!
Written by Marta Połetek
A while ago, Marta made two corsets from the same pattern, using different methods. Now she presents the results of her test.
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