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RH 974 Ladies' 1860s-1890s Bust Gore Corset

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RH 974 Ladies' 1860s-1890s Bust Gore Corset

Size : EUR 18.00 incl. VAT

(EUR 15.13 excl. VAT)


The 1860s are often thought of as the height of corsetry. Colourful and highly-decorated creations were worn by women every day, and many of them survive for us to study. Our Bust Gore corset pattern, based on original corsets from the 1860s through 1890s, has all the hallmarks of these lovely undergarments.

Fits busts 28" through 60" and waists 20" through 52". All sizes in one envelope.

Also included are assembly instructions, embellishment suggestions, and the extensive historical notes you've come to expect from Reconstructing History.

Suggested Fabrics: cotton coutil or densely-woven twill

metal eyelets
¼” steel bones
½” steel bones
steel busk
¾” cotton stay tape (twill tape)
stocking suspenders and lace (optional)

Yardage Requirements: ½ yd at least 60” wide

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