Suited to people who have made several corsets before and are comfortable with corset construction. This course is not suitable for beginners and basic sewing skills will not be covered.
Tuition, refreshments, lunch, some materials
A unique one day masterclass for those wishing to explore the art of making a sheer mesh corset with a smooth, professional interior which is as pretty as the outside.
This corsetry course is focussed on construction only, therefore will not cover fitting. Enough fabric will be supplied to make a whole corset but only half will be made in class. The Sew Curvy Sophia underbust pattern is used for this class, which has an excellent fit for all sizes.
On this masterclass, the following topics will be covered :
Marking and cutting rigid sheer fabric
Making external boning channels
Creating a professional and smooth finish inside and out
Tips and techniques on how to work with sheer mesh fabric for corsetry
Do's and Dont's of sheer corset construction
How to work with Bobbinet
How to use a soldering iron to cut sheer fabric
The following materials are included in the price and will be supplied to each person:
Sheer fabric Coutil fabric Pattern & tracing paper
By the end of the day you will have an extremely good understanding of how to make a professional level sheer mesh corset and you will be able to apply this information to any design.