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May 17, 2017
  • Rebirth of the corset

    Corsets are often and correctly associated with Victorian dressing, a time when corset-wearing was common across Europe and across different socioeconomic classes. During the 18th and 19th centuries, women wore corsets to shape their bodies away from nature and toward a more ‘civilized’ ideal form and a woman would wear her corset for almost her … Continue reading