Here is pattern N°: "V" set including a paper pattern + several pictures of the antique corset i draft, worn and display on antique mannequin.
This is an ending XIX° century corset with 12x4 pattern pieces.
The pattern is for a corset, building with 2 layers of fabric, a 33cm(13inchs) busk,no ribbon waist tape...
For advanced seamstress only.
Totally closed 1/2 waist measurements:
1/2 Bust: 42.5 cm(16.8 inches)
1/2 waist: 26.5 cm(10.5 inches)
1/2 Hips 10 cm(3.93 inches) below waist line:40.5 cm(16 inches)
4 points hooks and eyes metallic busk, 33cm (13 inches)
The pattern is drafted from my personal antique corset and i try to be as clear and complete as possible.
I draft all seams, stitchs, bone casing, busk button place, eyelet place....
a paper i try to notice all détails such as bust/waist/hips/lenghts
measurements,metallic or natural bones, used material, number of
layer,seams technical sketch draws(sandwitch or one layer jeans method)
send the paper pattern by airmail post and i send an internet file
several view of the corset displayed on an historical mannequin form,
showing outside but also inside of the corset.
If you manage to done reproduction of the corset, i could try to help you if you have questions as i've got the corset in hand.
For sale here or MP: