Cathy Hay

Letters, Questions & Advice: February 2010

Letters, Questions & Advice: February 2010

This month we have four questions: transferring marks to the garment, how to sew a challenging area on an 1891 Ageless patterns corset, bias cut panels on Teens corsets, how to adjust a pattern for a client's challenging hip area

 

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Letters, Questions & Advice: December 2009

Letters, Questions & Advice: December 2009

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.

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Letters, Questions & Advice: November 2009

Letters, Questions & Advice: November 2009

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.

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Letters, Questions & Advice: October 2009

Letters, Questions & Advice: October 2009

This month we have two questions - one on copyright-free patterns for corsets made for retail and one on proper length of bones.

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Interview with Luca Costigliolo

Interview with Luca Costigliolo

Luca has caused a sensation with his thoughts on synthetic whalebone, so we've invited him back to tell us more about his work.

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Melanie Talkington

Melanie Talkington

Inside chat with Melanie Talkington, owner of Lace Embrace Atelier Inc., corsetiere to Dita von Teese and Cathie Jung, and antique corset collector.

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Case Study: Kate Mior

Case Study: Kate Mior

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!

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Additional Bonus Chapter

Additional Bonus Chapter

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.

Download The Corsetmaking Revolution: The Next Step here(Suitable both for Mac and PC users)

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