Throwback Thursday: Raspberry & black satin corset

Raspberry Duchess Satin corset with curvy seams, padded hips - an experimental design (Photo taken without flash)

Raspberry Duchess Satin corset with curvy seams, padded hips – an experimental design (Photo taken without flash)

I’m calling this a Throwback Thursday because this is actually a corset I made a while ago (so I don’t have any work-in-progress photos either). I made this to sell, back when I was hoping to get commissions for custom work (I’m not looking to do custom work anymore).

A bit about this corset:

This is an underbust corset made of Raspberry Duchess Satin. It’s not quite pink enough to be pink, not quite red enough to be a real red.. so… Raspberry! Duchess Satin is the same material frequently used for wedding dresses and bridesmaid’s dresses – it’s a thick fabric with a low-luster, but very elegant.

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Throwback Thursday: Blue satin corset

Back of the blue satin corset

Back of the blue satin corset

I’m calling this a Throwback Thursday because this is actually a corset I made a while ago (so I don’t have any work-in-progress photos either). I made this to sell, back when I was hoping to get commissions for custom work (I’m not looking to do custom work anymore).

A bit about this corset:

This is a crepe-back-satin overbust corset in shades of blue. Crepe-back-satin has a slightly textured finish, it’s not a totally smooth satin, but still has a lovely, elegant shine. The corset is lined in black cotton, and has an internal waist-stay.

The corset is made in three shades of blue:

  • navy blue at the centre front
  • wedgewood blue at the side panels
  • and baby periwinkle blue at the centre back

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Throwback Thursday: Raspberry satin corset

Wearing the raspberry satin underbust corset - a bit too small for me right now though.

Wearing the raspberry satin underbust corset – a bit too small for me right now though.

I’m calling this a Throwback Thursday because this is actually a corset I made a while ago (so I don’t have any work-in-progress photos either). I made this to sell, back when I was hoping to get commissions for custom work (I’m not looking to do custom work anymore).

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