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Demystifying the S-Bend

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Demystifying the S-Bend

This one has been in the works for a while. I started developing the prototype over six months ago, and we went through several iterations before settling on this pattern draft. S-Bends are tricky. This era was all about that strange forward lean, the wide, round hips, tiny waist, and low bosom. Done poorly, these corsets can either be extremely uncomfortable and constricting, or look too tubular, lacking that distinctive shape of the period. This is why I've made a couple adjustments to this draft that make it a bit different from my other standard sizes: Hip Spring "hip spring" is a corsetry...

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Introducing our new Site and Blog!

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I am thrilled to announce that Redthreaded.com has a new online home--and more products offered than ever before! While we still have more listings on Etsy, you can now find all of our best sellers right here--including in-stock corsets, custom corsets,  patterns, and kits.   To celebrate, all in-stock, regular priced listings are marked down 10% for the next 10 days! In addition, keep an eye on this blog space, where I will be posting updates, tutorials, and more!

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