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RH 833 1740s-1790s Stays

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RH 833 1740s-1790s Stays

Size : EUR 20.00 incl. VAT

(EUR 16.81 excl. VAT)

Full-size paper patterns with complete instructions and historical notes for stays (corsets) circa 1740s-1790s based on extant examples. Fits busts 28"-50". All sizes included in one envelope. Embellishment suggestions included.

Suggested Fabrics:
plain or twill weave linen or silk
lightweight silk or fine linen for lining
5oz. linen for interlining

Yardage Requirements:
Outer Material 1 yd at least 45" wide
lining 1 yd at least 45" wide
interlining 2 yds at least 45" wide

7mm or ¼" half oval or round reeds or ¼" corset boning
silk ribbon, cloth tape or leather for binding
corset lacing

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