How to Make a Simple Bodice or Corset?

Answer Corsets or bodices serve to mold the body to an ideal shape. During the 1500s, corset use became widespread as clothing styles required undergarments to flatten a woman's curves and raise her bust.... Read More »

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How to Make a Simple Lace Up Corset?

Although the corset was at one time considered an essential part of every woman's wardrobe, it has lost much of its popularity as a functional undergarment. But it has never gone completely put of ... Read More »

How to Make a Corset From an Existing Corset?

A corset is a very versatile piece in a woman's closet. It shapes the body underneath an evening dress, can be a sexy top paired with jeans or an elegant avant-garde ensemble paired with a puffy fl... Read More »

Make Your Own Corset?

A corset is similar to a bustier and has tightly fitted sides and a lace-up bodice. Corsets are used to cinch in the waist and lift the bust. Corsets were originally made using whale bones. Today, ... Read More »

How to Make a Corset Lacing?

Lacing is the oldest closure in history. Long before the invention of the zipper or use of buttons, clothes were tied or laced to the body. Corsets have been lace-up for centuries; lacing is the on... Read More »