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Fan-laced girdles - Vintage and modern versions

After recently posting photos of myself wearing my fan-laced girdle, I received quite a few questions about the garment itself. Fan-laced girdles are very special to me, so I was more than happy to talk about them. 233 more words

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Russell Thomas - New Images

I have been lucky enough to work with Russell Thomas several times since meeting him. He is a wonderful photographer and manages to somehow produce images that I love, this is quite rare for me as I tend to hate looking at photos of myself. 88 more words

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Review of the vintage Marcel Worth 1591 girdle

Last year I acquired a large amount of vintage Marcel Worth stock, which you can read about here. Amongst the lot, were many treasures, some of which have become favourites in my personal collection. 495 more words

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A review of Riwaa Nerona's girdles

As you may know by now, I am a huge fan of Riwaa Nerona and her beautiful designs. I was lucky enough to spend the day with her earlier this year, which you can read about… 823 more words

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Foundations for children

Earlier this year I visited the vintage foundations exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney, which you can read about here. One of the garments that stood out to me was the children’s girdle, and that triggered my desire to find out more about foundations for children – … 1,293 more words

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What's the difference between a girdle and a corset?

The words ‘corset’ and ‘girdle’ are often used interchangeably by many people when discussing vintage foundations, which can be confusing. Although girdles did indeed evolve from corsets, they are completely different types of foundations. 268 more words

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