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Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 4254 (Mid-Victorian corset view D)

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Posted on:3/27/11 8:53 PM


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tommycatgirl said... (8/28/11 4:20 AM) Reply
Hi I made this corset a while back maybe i should have posted my results sounds like you ran into the same problems i did. I am about the same measurements as you and i decided to just go down to a 12 i also added an 11/2 at the top and put bonning in the seems as well as enlarging the gussets. i will post pictures of both when i'm finnished but i feel this is the best corset fora busty girl if you want the small waist besides simplicity 7215 pattern. I always suggest making a mock up first though but def a great project for an advance sewer.Great job on yours and the is a corset pattern review site for those who are interested.
loti said... (3/29/11 0:58 AM) Reply
OK, I want one now, great idea using the separating zipper down the front!!
loti said... (3/29/11 0:58 AM) Reply
OK, I want one now, great idea using the separating zipper down the front!!
cerulean said... (3/28/11 12:45 PM) Reply
Bravo!!!! Bravo!!!! You really did an exceptional job! It is really lovely!
sewpatty said... (3/28/11 12:07 PM) Reply
Great job!!! You should be proud.
Nancy Rhodes said... (3/28/11 6:53 AM) Reply
Fab! Love the denin & zippered look. Great style.
Kim12469 said... (3/27/11 9:34 PM) Reply
This turned out beautiful and it looks wonderful on you.
Elona said... (3/27/11 9:08 PM) Reply
You have certainly had your problems with this corset, but as it stands now, it is one of the prettiest, most feminine garments of its type that I have seen. Very nice!
renren said... (3/16/11 9:09 AM) Reply
There was some show my husband used to watch and the heroine wore things like this. He was all gaga over that lady. Zena the Warrior Princess, I think. Hmm. I'm going to be watching for the actual corest--bet it will be over-the-top lovely! Stunning! Better than I could ever imagine!
sewing for fun said... (3/10/11 0:21 AM) Reply
So exciting! A courageous task to undertake - thanks for sharing with us.
Trephas2003 said... (3/7/11 9:29 AM) Reply
It looks beautiful!
jannw said... (3/6/11 9:30 PM) Reply
love the cable ties!! Interesting project..
petro said... (3/6/11 11:48 AM) Reply
Its going well, interesting pattern. Maybe waistline could be lower from some angles, I guess it depends on comfort.
Sandi S said... (3/6/11 0:05 AM) Reply
can't wait to see the finished product
 
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