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Topic: Corset I made- I got real pictures taken!  (Read 28504 times)
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« Reply #10 on: February 09, 2008 03:16:00 PM »

In an overbust they give me a place to rest my chin!  I'd rather people check out my corset than boobs the size of cantaloupes pouring over the top!

And your sig made me crack up!  I just got a new pair of gingher shears yesterday (yay for half off coupons at Joann!  Less than $20!), and those things put my old fiskars to shame.  I already managed to snip the edge of my thumb!  My roommate looked at me like I was insane since I screamed "noooo!" as I threw my hand in the air and jumped two feet back from the corset I was working on (for someone else!  that would be nice... here you go, don't mind the blood splatters!!)

I so agree with the not wanting a chin rest.  That's one thing that irritates me to no end:)  And ouch!  If those are the shears that I got a while back, they are definately good at cutting the thick fabric, but again, OUCH on the thumb!  Anything I sew seems get get the sacrifice (but thankfully doesn't get ON the fabric), so let me tell you, the crochet that I have been doing lately scares me...no blood-letting with the dull hooks yet:)


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« Reply #11 on: February 09, 2008 03:30:42 PM »

Gorgeous! A great use of some very pretty fabric! You're very talented!
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« Reply #12 on: February 09, 2008 05:16:05 PM »

the turquoise is so fab and beautiful.  it looks pretty comfy too Smiley

and i love the zebra and green  Grin
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« Reply #13 on: February 09, 2008 09:07:57 PM »

the fabric in the first one is soooooo pretty!!! i love it
(you look great Wink)
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« Reply #14 on: February 09, 2008 09:16:32 PM »

Absolutely beautiful. You are one talented chick!
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« Reply #15 on: February 09, 2008 09:24:19 PM »

This (and you) are absolutley gorgeous!!

I'm curious as to where you get your boning material.  Local?? Or internet??  I need to get some for this year's halloween costumes (yes, I do know it's only Feb) and I'm sure you're more in the know on this than I am.  Last two corsets I made, I used wire coathangers.  Sure they work in a pinch, but I'm thinking this costume is going to take me two months or so, therefore I'm hoping to make the boning a bit more quality.
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« Reply #16 on: February 10, 2008 01:58:57 AM »

Your work is amazing!
I would love to have the time and patience to put into a well-made corset...perhaps when I get my body back, I'll give it a go... In the meantime, I just dream of owning (and being able to wear) such items Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: February 10, 2008 07:39:03 AM »

How sexy are your curves!
I like the design on the last one, but they all look great!
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« Reply #18 on: February 10, 2008 04:45:19 PM »

Ooh, beauty upon beauty. Your boning tips help, too, because we do need more support. I prefer the underbust as well. Gorgeous as always.
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« Reply #19 on: February 10, 2008 05:30:06 PM »

I almost stopped breathing.

You look FABULOUS!!!!! *insert girly sparkle text*
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