This corset making class is perfect for anyone fascinated by Corsets from contemporary to period styles.
On this course you will make a period style corset using a historical commercial sewing pattern. Learning the process from start to finish, you will cut sew and fit your very own two layer corset.
The course will teach you all the associated skills with corset making:
Working with steel & spiral boning
Inserting a corset busk
Creating boning channels
Professional corset binding
Fitting a corset lining
Lacing a corset
All materials and equipment are provided except:
1.5 – 2 metres of fabric (avoid velvet or satin unless you’re very experienced)
Thread to match you fabric
Duration: 3 days Fri/Sat/Sun
Times: 10 am - 5 pm each day
Experience: Must have experience in using a commercial sewing pattern, sewing machine and be comfortable with basic fitting of clothing.
Price includes: Tuition, lunch, refreshments and materials
Intermediate Corset making workshop