Intermission

So…this blog has been a bit quiet for a while, gone dormant while I was working on a bit of writing that will henceforth be referred to only as The Project. Suffice it to say the project is a bit secret and very possibly quite lame, but it has given me the wonderful idea of trying to create a webcomic …

The Cardboard Corset Step 5

Boning! The hardcore part of corsetry! Boning, historically, has been quite a creative area, and people were always looking for materials that would be both sturdy and light enough for everyday wear. Reeds and whalebone were favourites where 18th century stays were concerned, but neither of these were either feasible (or legal) for my particular needs. I’ve heard it suggested …