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2016 Holiday Gift Guide

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Can you believe it's December? The holiday shopping season is upon us. Here are some suggestions for the costume enthusiast or fashion history buff on your gift list. Most of these companies are small businesses just like Redthreaded. 

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Stock Corset Updates: All New Fashion Fabric & Updated Styling for 2017

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Stock Corset Updates: All New Fashion Fabric & Updated Styling for 2017

That's right, we've given the stock corset line a facelift! If you follow us on social media you may have picked up on some re-designing going on behind the scenes. Now we're ready to share! We have changed fashion fabric, updated the patterning for nearly every style, and will be introducing several entirely new styles as well! So exciting! Read on...

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Gibson Girls Come in All Sizes

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Gibson Girls Come in All Sizes

We're Adding Plus Size 1900's S-Bend Corsets! When we introduced the S-Bend Corset earlier this year, we became one of the only makers offering this style in ready to ship, standardized sizing. It has been very popular. Many wearers have expressed surprise at the comfort of it, since this era often gets a bit of a bad rep in that regard. Due to the complexity of the pattern draft, we restricted the initial release to the standard size range. We needed to make sure we were familiar enough with the specific fit challenges of this style before including plus sizing. That's changing! Starting in early December, we will...

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Coming Soon: 1860's Gored Corsets

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Coming Soon: 1860's Gored Corsets

UPDATE 11/25/16: 1860's corsets are now available To say that Costume College was inspiring and informative would be an enormous understatement. I came back from the conference in August with a million new ideas for new styles and products. We've been working on new materials, new patterns, new designs...so much NEW for you!  Our first brand new standard corset style will be an 1860's Gored Corset which features the authentic construction details that are often overlooked in reproductions of this period. Some of these include: Body panels cut on the bias Angled waist tape Bust shaping achieved through gores only...

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Model Search!

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Model Search!

We have several fun projects coming together behind the scenes. And we need models! I would love to update my list of potential models in the DENVER, CO area (locals only, please). Here are the details: Must be local to Denver, CO or surrounding area Ladies only at this time Sizes US 4-20, in proportions that are close to our standard sizing 5'6"-5'9" Particularly interested in finding plus size models who fit our plus size range, women of color, and women with longer hair For historical shoots, no tattoos or unnatural hair colors. These are OK for more artsy shoots...

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