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Pink Corset Making – Part 4 – First fitting

By on December 20, 2014

I’ve had quite a gap between this and the last post on this corset. That’s the problem with waiting for more materials to come in the post – you loose momentum with a project and move onto something else. Plus

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Pink Corset – Part 2 – Inserting the busk (and the Corset Training mascot)

By on November 17, 2014

Yes I got a little bit further today with my experimental single layer corset training corset. Had a bit of fun with enamel paint too!  So today I found time to insert the busk. I haven’t worked out how to make

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Lucy’s Corsetry Makes A Scarlett Corset Pattern!

By on November 2, 2014

I’ve always been a big fan of Lucy’s videos, I love watching her review corsets and get in close, exploring the details. It’s educational as well as a good opportunity to drool over pretty corsets. So it was something of

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The Express Corset Making Video Course – finally here!

By on June 28, 2014

The NEW Express Corset Making Course Downloadable MP4 Video Course & PDF Books – Instant Access!    $49.99    For UK currency click here     Everybody Has It Wrong… Corsets aren’t just for advanced sewers; they seem difficult because their construction

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Rewriting the Corset Manual

By on March 13, 2014

Along with a complete re filming of the video course I’m overhauling the PDF books that go with. The Corset Manual being one of them. My methods for corset making have changed over the past 5 years since I first

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The New Express Corset Making Course – Coming Soon!

By on March 9, 2014

Sneak peek of the Corset Photo Shoot… The videoing ended a few days ago with a session that finished at 3am. Then, having only had 5 hours sleep, horror of horrors I had to strut about in front of a

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Recording the New Corset Making Course

By on January 29, 2014

So I’ve started re-filming the Express Corsetry Course finally. The original was filmed on a low budget so while it’s clear and easy to follow it’s not so pretty and not as polished as I would have liked. Have a

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Today I have been mostly making… A foxy little waist corset

By on September 16, 2013

So I”ve been away from the sewing machine for a while and upon my return I decided to make a corset in black with racy red stitching. I thought you”d want to see the new corset pattern so I took

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The 3D Method of Corset Pattern Drafting – Draping

By on August 24, 2013

As promised I managed to dig out some photos of the three dimensional method of pattern drafting (as apposed to the 2D flat pattern drafting method we were discussing yesterday). I’m lucky enough to have an old school dress form

Corset Pattern Drafting – fixing your edges – photos!

By on August 22, 2013

 Yesterday I thought I’d show you all how I fix up my edges, that is, how I draw the top and bottom edges of a corset pattern – via a video blog. (So if you didn’t catch that check it