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Corset Training – How Long & How Fast? (3)

By on April 24, 2013

So we discussed earlier the daily time scale for waist training but how about reduction scale? How far can you and should you go when corset training? And how quickly can you expect to get there? Again there are no

Lacing cord

By on June 4, 2012

If you make a corset you’ll have to find lacing cord for it. Also if you buy your corset and the laces wear out you’ll be wondering what you use as replacement lacing. I recommend not using shoe laces which

Corset Training Before And After 2

By on April 13, 2012

Yesterday was (I’ll admit!) a bit of a strict telling off for those trying to push their body too far too soon, apologies if I sounded like anyone’s mother Now, how to corset train properly: Its very simple and you

Corsetry and pin ups

By on March 17, 2012

For those of you learning how to make a corset this might amuse! I had to share this image of one of my fave pin up artists paintings from the 50s. Gil Evgren painted hundreds of tiny waisted 50s bombshells.

How To Make A Corset Some Matching Bias Binding

By on March 11, 2012

Want a really professional finish to your corset making? Then make your own bias binding. Don’t get me wrong I use the pre-made bias binding a fair bit, but for when the shop bought plain colors just don’t sit right

How To Tell Its Bias Binding

By on March 10, 2012

Its important when sewing corsets to use bias binding on your corset edges both top and bottom because, as we discussed in the last post, the stretch properties of fabric cut on the bias allows it to go round the

New Angel Corset Pattern

By on March 1, 2012

I have another new downloadable and printable corset pattern for sale! The Angel Underbust which is made with a larger number of panels to make it super curvey and allow for more seamed boning – this means you can use

Corset Training Affiliate Program!

By on February 29, 2012

I have finally got round to creating an affiliate program! What’s an affiliate program? You say. Well if you have a sewing blog or a corsetry/craft newsletter you send out, you can now sign up on this affiliate page and

Seam Allowance & Fusible Interfacing When You Make A Corset

By on November 24, 2011

Questions from Natasha on seam allowances & fusible interfacing; gives emergency cash loan Hi Kirsty, I just finished watching and reading your corsetry training videos/pdfs, and I have a few questions. I”m hoping that you can help me out.

New Facebook Page and Groups for!

By on November 11, 2011

Exciting new development! I now have my very own facebook page for Corset Making and two shiny groups for making corsets and corset training! But why have I got three? Well the page is to keep you all updated with gossip and