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corsetAn Introduction to Corset Making:  Corsets, Stays & Bodices

          Learn the Basics of Corset Pattern Drafting & Making in a Day

          This can be Exteneded into a Two or Three Day Course on Request


Pattern Drafting & Understanding Sizing & Fit

We will discuss commercial & historical patterns, drafing a pattern block & how to style a corset to exactly the look and fit you want

Tools & Materials

We will teach you the types of steel, plastic & textiles that you need for construction

Building a Corset

Everything you need to know about working with bones & busks; setting grommets & eyelets & creating a finished corset

Construction Techniques

All of the steps, including making a modesty panel, creating a tiolle, building a single or double layer corset

The one day course is the perfect timescale to make an underbust corset that will will suit those without prior corset making experience - the perfect introduction to corset making.  We provide extensive notes  for this course - approx., 60 pages that you take home to help with your sewing & corset projects.

The extended course will suit those wanting to make an overbust corset & corsets with straps and embellishments.

We do ask that you can use a sewing machine before you attend this course.

There my be extra costs for bones, stays, rivets and lacings.




home Interiors Curtains Cushions

Interiors, Curtains & Cushions

We professionally make curtains and soft furnishings to the highest standards in our dedicated workrooms.

 Additionally, if you would like to learn make curtains or need help with a home furnishing project, we can offer bespoke one-to-one tuition tailored to your requirements, or see our Courses for learning in small groups.

 We also offer an intensive Two Day Course that is taliored for those that want to learn home furnishing in a short space of time, and for those that want to turn their hobby in a business.

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