Silk Damask Stays, 1770-90 from The VandA. I love the shape of 18th century stays, give you an amazing cleavage!
UK based - The Guide to: Sewing your own 18th century stays using your custom drafted pattern pocket and trade book
Free 18th Century Corset Pattern free corset pattern
18th Century Corset Georgian Stays in White Cotton Historical Rococo Reenactment…
Pink 18th century stays by Couture Mayah. I just love this lady's work, and the colours she puts together. The shift is so romantic!
1785/1800? origin: Berlin Width: 80 cm Length: 57 (with support) cm Lining: Linen (beige) linen weave lining (tabs): leather (white) boning: Fischbein atlas cohesive Upper material: silk (blue-green) atlas cohesive lace: cotton? (Beige), silk? (Blue) cord
how to make 18th century stays
Short, diaphragm-length pair of cotton stays (corset) with silk embroidery and linen lining, possibly French or British, ca. 1790.
PATTERN! Six free corset patterns. Downloadable zip file.
Adore the shift and stays! From Before the Automobile: Mid 18th century shift