Friday, 29 October 2010

Royal Blue Corset - Making of

DAY  I


Busk, front modesty panel, 12 basic parts of a corset, back modesty panel & net for modesty panel
Corset is constructed from three layers of fabric. Upper decorative fabric is already stitched together with inner lining layer of strong 100% cotton fabric.


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1. at the front, middle, right part of the corset sutured all three layers together.
2. fabric is open from wrong side and lay with the seam allowance up. I used the iron to press the seam      allowance open.
   
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3. right part of the corset front is open from right side, top stitched lining,  ready for Busk insertion (4.)

      
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5. left part of the corset front is open from right side, top stitched lining
6. left part of the corset front is ready for Busk insertion (need a good measure of where you pierce a hole for the left side of the Busk)


7.basting the Busk in place and then top stitch






DAY II


8. all parts of the right side of the corset are sewn together

9. top stitched busk
10. wrong/inner side
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11. back parts of the corset are ready for rivets inserting
12.-13. rivets inserting



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15. cotton tape added to strengthen the waistline
16. inserting of plastic coated steel bones-7mm

Corset is ready for rehearsal






DAY III

Still working on closing a corset ... piece by piece connecting the last layer, lining to the top layer of the corset.
...and I'm thinking about the final shape of the corset.

SUGGESTIONS 



FINISH





 

2 comments:

  1. very neat and clean.. i love it...

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  2. korzet je nešto što sam si ivijek htjela sašiti ali eto nisam:((...ovaj tvoj je predivan:)....

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