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« on: June 09, 2013 05:51:36 PM »


It's a corset bag!


I took a corset pattern, leveled the bottom, and sewed the opening closed...


Then I put a bottom on it (note: ovals are eeeeevil to draft) and bound the edge with bias tape. I slipped a length of polyester boning through the binding so the base stands open. The boning in the body helps it stand up!




The back laces with grommet tape. It doesn't open, though.


The "lingerie straps" are removable and can be reconfigured: Crossed, uncrossed, off...


This was my first time working with boning but definitely not the last. I think it could come in handy for way more than corsets and corset bags!

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: June 09, 2013 09:19:38 PM »

How fun! And what a great idea to try out new methods! Love the colors, and great job as always! Grin
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« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2013 09:44:14 AM »

What a fun bag, you did a great job on this.
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« Reply #3 on: June 10, 2013 09:37:26 PM »

very cute! I agree- drafting ovals sucks big time haha
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« Reply #4 on: June 11, 2013 02:03:52 PM »

very cute! I agree- drafting ovals sucks big time haha
I know, right? Seriously.


Thanks for the nice comments, guys!
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« Reply #5 on: June 11, 2013 04:56:45 PM »

This is so fun!
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« Reply #6 on: July 04, 2013 07:27:25 AM »

Wow!! This is so pretty!!
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Oh wow.. this is so cute!
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« Reply #8 on: July 07, 2013 01:38:55 PM »

Thank you so much!
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