Victorian Overbust Corset Pattern -- Individually Sized Paper Pattern
Paper Victorian Overbust Corset sewing pattern, individually sized. These patterns are based on historical extant corsets, but the draft is our own, adapted to fit a modern woman of average proportion. This corset pattern is a good starting point for Victorian, Civil War, Romantic, and Bustle Era costumes. Sizes XS-XXL have 10 panels (5 each side), Plus sizes have 12 panels (6 each side), designed for steel boning and front busk closure. An instruction booklet is included with photographic how-to instructions. We also include a supply resources sheet with US and UK based corsetry supplier recommendations and general research sources.
This pattern is recommended for those with moderate-advanced historical sewing skills. Corsets are not beginner projects.
Be sure to select the appropriate size, and contact us if you have any questions, You can also order custom pattern drafts elsewhere on the site if you are outside the standard range.