Simplicity 9769 – Corset and Chemise

 

A few pic from the corset I made this Hungover Easter weekend.

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About backtobusk

I have spent a few years of being lost in flow of life but after a night of Intoxication spent staring at the Burlesque tent at a festival, Ive realised I really used to like to do sewing and making corsets. This is going to be an attempt to document my re interation into the world of a being a seamstress.

4 responses to “Simplicity 9769 – Corset and Chemise”

  1. Tristan says :

    Awesome! Looks great 🙂

  2. eileensbasement says :

    I love this, it looks great on you and I can tell that you look very pleased with it. Did you use a coutil for the outer fabric? If so, where did you get a fab printed coutil? If not, what did you use and do you feel that it’s strong enough?

    • backtobusk says :

      Thanks, I did use coutil, which I got from vena cava ( http://www.venacavadesign.co.uk ), I think its strong enough, I personally prefer double layer corsets and would adapt the pattern to have two layer next time. theres some wrinkling which is a shame I think I need to stich closer to the bones to prevent that.

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