|CORSETS! Click on the
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All of these corsets will be
put up for sale when completed. All of them will be boned with spring and
spiral steel. Back closure will be with two-piece grommets (not flimsy
eyelets) and laces are included. Front closure is either a metal busk, or an
industrial strength separating zipper, strengthened by a double thickness of
steel on either side All fashion fabrics are flat-lined with duck before
assembly. These aren't ohmigod-tightlacing corsets, but they will
If you would like to call dibs on a corset and reserve it, I require a
non-refundable deposit of $100, with the balance plus shipping due upon
completion. Special offer: If you send your deposit via Paypal before
July 28th, I'll waive your shipping charges (up to $15)
|Purple brocade, with busk closure - in progress, obviously.
Edges to be bound in purple tafetta bias.
Size: 38" Overbust (C
cup), 30"Waist, 40" hip - fully closed.
Finished price: $200
|Silver hologram front, with 'oil slick' side panels. The
lace-up back is also silver hologram. Separating zipper closure. Edges to be bound in hologram bias.
Size: 30.5" Overbust
(B cup), 23" Waist, 32.5" hip - fully closed.
|Purple "Alligator" brocade. The pattern is woven into the
fabric, not printed on the surface - it's really funky and very strong! Edges to be closed
in either self-bias or purple taffeta (tbd - yardage dependent)
I've not yet cut this (obviously) but was planning to make it with a separating zipper closure, like the one above.
Projected size: 36" Overbust (C cup), 28" waist, 38" hip - fully closed.
If you want to reserve this corset, I can cut to a different size, but
please confirm with Johanna, first.
|Fabulous black and gold brocade, just like the purple at
I've not cut this, either, but was planning to make it with a busk closure, like the corest at top. The edges will be bound with black satin bias.
Projected Size: 42" Overbust (D Cup), 34" waist, 44" hip - fully closed.
A 12" busk will close the front.
If you want to reserve this corset, I can cut to a different size, but please confirm with Johanna, first.
Finished Price: $200
In the case of all three brocades, I have enough extra fabric to accept at
least one more commission in each fabric, but please contact Johanna first,
as she knows her limits as a seamstress. All corsets are $200, unless stated
I have more of the hologram and oil-slick fabrics too and can take commissions for more corsets in the style shown above. Place your order for a hologram corset and get your deposit in before 7/28/04 and get the bargain price of $220 and free shipping (up to $15). This item will be $250 after that date.