The Basics of Corset Building

A Handbook for Beginners

Linda Sparks
eISBN-13: 9781429994279

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Think of a corset as a blank canvas.

Linda Sparks' The Basics of Corset Building: A Handbook for Beginners is a comprehensive guide to building your first corset, including:

Section One: Tools and Materials for Corset Building
Discusses the tools you'll need, plus types of steel, plastic, and textiles.

Section Two: Building a Corset
Everything you need to know about working with bones and busks, setting grommets and eyelets, and creating a beautifully finished corset.

Section Three: Construction Techniques
Covers all the steps, including making a modesty panel, making a mock-up, and building single layer, double layer, and fashion fabric corsets.

Section Four: Alterations and Fit
Discusses commercial corset patterns, as well as how to fit and style a corset for exactly the look you want.

Sold By St. Martin's Press
ISBNs 0312535732, 1429994274, 9780312535735, 1429994274, 9780312535735, 9781429994279
Language eng
Number of Pages 84

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