Corset measurments

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Corset measurments

Postby smt22 » Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:23 am

I'm looking at starting on my first Edwardian corset. Should I take my measurements over a Victorian corset, or is it better to measure over no corset?


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Re: Corset measurments

Postby Heather » Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:43 pm

You can use your Victorian corseted measurements. You may find that you can go 1" smaller in the waist, and end up with a bit larger bust. But the hip should be the same in both.

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