About this product
Over the centuries, the corset has been a vital garment designed to support and shape the fashions of the day, and has progressed from being an undergarment to bold outerwear. This practical book explains the full process of making a corset with clear instruction and supporting photographs.
Packed with information, it explores methods of creating modern corsets, whilst acknowledging the pioneering techniques of the past.
Whatever your reason for creating a corset- be it for theatre- re-enactment or personal wear - this book is an invaluable guide to making a well-constructed, figure-flattering garment.
Essential list of helpful tools, equipment and materials, including a guide to their uses
Step-by-step illustrated instructions showing how to self-draft or personalize a commercially purchased corset pattern
Detailed techniques showing how to correct an array of fitting issues to produce a well-shaped corset
A selection of corset-making methods, illustrated with photographs and clear instructions
Three main projects showing the development of the patterns and construction techniques to create gorgeous corsets
Imaginative approaches to decorating and personalizing corsets
SIZE: 297x210 mm
INSIDE: 347 colour photographs
Product Code: CORBB