I think pencil skirts are very cute and my mom bought me one a while back. Every time I wear it I am reminded how uncomfortable they can be. 353 more words
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It is fitting time, with the corset constructed just enough to be able to fit it to our beautiful model.
Corset are easiest fitted inside out, which is unusual, as most garments are done the other way around, however for the makers convenience it is easier to do the fitting in side out and to pull in and measure seams when there is the seam allowance to grab on to. 394 more words
Wow, what an extensive project this was. It took a lot of time and a lot of trial and error to finally draft and fit a basic block pattern for myself. 164 more words
The fabric that I will be using to make my first Victorian Corset will be a black soft herringbone coutil.
There is a misconception that corsets need to be thick, but actually what is important is that the fibers of the fabric are woven tightly and very dense. 254 more words