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Tutorial: Shortening a Corset Pattern

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Our corset patterns are made for "average" torso lengths (15.5"-16.5" back neck to waist), which means that you may need to alter the length if you're short or long waisted. If you've made your mockup and determined that you need to adjust the height your corset above the waist, or you regularly need to make length adjustments on commercial patterns, read on. It may be tempting to just alter the top edge of your corset. That can work sometimes, but it is not ideal. Bust shaping and other important details will not shift and that can result in weird fit issues. The goal here is to...

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Printed corset patterns are here!

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Printed corset patterns are here!

When I first launched the digital patterns, the end goal was always to offer printed patterns as well. It's been a long road with a lot of learning curves, and has taken longer than I expected. But I am excited to announce that Redthreaded now offers printed Georgian, Regency, and Victorian patterns! In addition, the printed Regency pattern is a "version 2.0" of sorts, with many adjustments and tweaks based on your feedback over the past two years. The digital Regency pattern version will be updated to this one shortly as well. As part of this expansion to printed patterns,...

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