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Corset Training Posse

By on June 2, 2012

Do you have a corset training posse yet? Yes I’m serious, no I’m not pulling your leg :p With the advent of the internet and the onset of You Tube our whole world has gotten a lot smaller, which is

Video Guide – Inserting Eyelets

By on December 30, 2011

Today my corsetry quick-guide videos continue, this time with a very quick demo of how hand held eyelet inserting tools work. They”re really simple to use wether you have a hand held tool or the little setting plates you use a hammer

How To Make A Corset Particulars

By on November 23, 2011

Today I had some good questions on corset making from Niki I recently bought your videos and I am wondering what sewing machine you are using? Also, do you have lists of supplies needed for all of the patterns you

Corset Making – Custom busk project of Matt’s

By on November 10, 2011

Matt in Australia is having a go at creating a custom clasped busk. A very interesting project indeed:   Hi Kirsty, Although I dont go there as often as i should, your site is growing, but as usual, cant help

Corset Training in SEW Magazine!

By on September 18, 2011

We’re in Sew magazine! Very excited to get my new copy of SEW magazine today as they’ve featured the website in their 2 page spread ’10 ways to get stylish on a budget’ for my corset making course! I’m very

Corsets on the catwalk

By on September 4, 2011

The autumn winter catwalk ’11 brings a new dark and slightly twisted trend. All black outfits with a little S&M thrown in turned up. And in amid the leather PVC and lace were some beautifully naughty corsets. Here are just

How to make a corset with thin fabrics

By on August 31, 2011

Picking corset fabrics limits you to strong stretch free fabrics with a mandatory layer of coutil as lining. Makes sense? Corsets need to be hard wearing and give as little as possible at the waist. But if your like me

Learning how to make a corset

By on August 22, 2011

Learning how to make a corset sounds like an impossible task to a lot of people so I wanted to set the record straight – it’s not impossible, and the people who make beautiful bespoke corsets for a living aren’t

How to make a corset personal

By on June 7, 2011

We all love slipping into a corset, but with so many shop bought corsets out there in the same old colors – especially black (yawn) it can start to feel a little like your a carbon copy of every other

Corset training in jeans

By on May 18, 2011

Do you love your denim? I had a reader of my blog email in yesterday with a bit of a jeans-wear crisis. She had just started corset training and had quickly noticed a problem with her favourite pair of jeans.