SAMPLE - 'Butterfly' Ink Drip Overbust Corset - 20" Waist
Please read the condition description carefully, as this is a flawed sample piece and is not sewn to a retail or bespoke standard.
It is made with silk-cotton blend satin and white herringbone coutil. The satin hip gores are overlaid with a corded French leavers lace, with the gore points re-enforced with hand stitching.
The corset is structured with spiral and flat steel bones. The centre busk fastening is wide with a enamelled black finish. The eyelets at the centre back are finished with black enamel. The garment has been hand painted in an ink drip style. The binding is all hand finished.
This corset is not stitched to a retail standard. Additional black cotton twill bone channels are hand stitched into the bust line and encase flat steel bones. This sample has been worn briefly for one photoshoot.
Best suited for approximately a UK 8. See the full measurements below for details.
Measurements are provided with the corset laced completely shut, but of course the garment can be worn with a gap in the back (recommended up to 2"). Lacing gaps should be one of the following shapes: /\ \/ || - a lacing gap of )( or () shapes may damage the corset with prolonged wear.
Closed waist: 20"
CF height: 14"
CB height: 13.5"
Side height: 16"
This is a fairly mild shape, cut with relatively narrow hip spring. It is not suited for tightlacing and is recommended as a fashion piece.
About the materials:
Silk-cotton blend satin
Mix of flat steel bones and spiral steel bones
French lace overlay
Hand painted 'ink' detailing
Hand finished binding
Specialist dry clean only.