Corset Blog Posts

Corsets Now and Then

Posted by Sonya Kolodziejska on

Corsets 21st Century and Corset History Corsets have been around for many years, not just 100's of years, but literally centuries. Many years ago corsets were used to create as much of an hourglass figure as possible, worn under clothing. They weren't attractive corsets, as they were made for one purpose only, to create shape and a smaller waist line. Corset History Did you know that corset wearing started in France? Indeed. Wealthy women started wearing them to appear slimmer. This was way back in the 15th century. Corsets have been around for THAT long, amazing isn't it. Apparently in...

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Do you need to size down your corset?

Posted by Sonya Kolodziejska on

Signs you need to size down your corset You may have been wearing the same corset size for years and quite simply gotten 'comfortable' in your corset. That's only natural, a bit like your favourite pair of jeans, you just don't want to get rid of them. There are a few reasons you may want to size down your corset, here is my opinion on when you should go the next size down. Your corset laces all the way up There should always be some space at the back when lacing up your corset, it means there's room for adjustments...

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Goth and Halloween Corsets

Posted by Sonya Kolodziejska on

Your Halloween Costume Sorted Many people think that Halloween is just for kids, but adults can have lots of fun too! Adults can have a great time dressing up for Halloween parties or even to get into the holiday spirit while handing out candy to the Trick or Treaters. Getting the perfect Halloween Costume But, getting the perfect costume is not always easy. Going into a costume store and trying to read the size from the package is not always accurate. Some costumes are sized larger -- not often -- and  most are sized smaller.  After you purchase a costume...

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NEW Steel Boned Corsets

Posted by Sonya Kolodziejska on

Brand New Corset Styles Coming! Oh my goodness, brand new steel boned corset styles are coming your way. I'm beyond excited. As you know, corsets have taken a while to be made and it has been very frustrating, especially during lock down. A new designer contacted me last week to try and get my business, this isn't anything new, they normally piss me off with their spiel within a minutes. But this ones designs really caught my eye. He meant it when he said he'd send a free sample. He didn't try and charge postage and two free corsets (not...

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Halloween Corsets

Posted by Sonya Kolodziejska on

Gothic and Halloween Corsets I know I know, I'm talking about halloween corsets in July, but here's the good part - you can order your halloween corset now and get it on a payment plan at checkout (just select the Lay Buy option). Just ensure your last payment is beginning to mid October (depending on which part of the world you're in) If you're in the UK, mid October is fine, but if you're outside of the UK - aim for beginning of October. I have a lot of customers in the USA and USA customs are a bit of...

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