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Availability date: 02/17/2016
An outstanding black and gray corset with unique buckles! The stripes on this piece give it a carnival feel that is perfect for a dark circus costume or a gothic look. Constructed in our hourglass silhouette to smooth and shape your figure into the curves of your dreams, the Circus Asylum Hourglass Corset is perfect for darker cosplays. Like all of our corsets, the Circus Asylum Hourglass Corset comes with our no-hassle, Lifetime Guarantee.
Corset pattern designed in 2015 in collaboration with Lucy's Corsetry!
Constructed with 20 flexible spiral steel stays for added comfort and better form
6 spring steel stays supporting the grommets and busk
½ inch wide flexible steel busk front closure
Matching front modesty placket under the busk
3 layers of fabric:
2 inner layers constructed from high quality cotton twill
Outer layer of fabric constructed from poly-fiber
Middle layer laminated to outer layer of fabric for added strength and a smooth finish
Waist tape for added support at the waist line
6 garter loops (garter straps sold separately)
Laced with black laces
Lucy is a corset designer, educator, writer, vlogger and consultant based near Toronto, Canada. An ambassador between corset wearers and brands, she is dedicated to raising the bar of quality, safety, comfort, aesthetics, and accessibility in the corset industry. Lucy is also a science nerd, musician, nutritionist and dog mom. Learn more about Lucy's work on her Facebook page.
Lucy worked closely with Timeless Trends to develop our top-selling Hourglass Silhouette corsets. Her experience and taste for experimentation was critical in creating this elegant and very popular shape. Lucy provides a wealth of information on corsetry, and is our "go to" expert when we need guidance, encouragement, and a little extra love.
Roxana Hire is a model, actress, and Cosplayer extraordinaire. She is often found modeling our corsets, but did you know that she is also responsible for some of our most unique styles? Her incredible Cosplay ability led to an invitation to come to Thailand to work with us. We found that her fashion sense and Cosplay stylings translate perfectly into fabulous corsets, many of which have become our top sellers. To find out more about Roxana, visit her Facebook page here!
Rib Spring: 6.5" (measured 5" up from the bottom edge of waist tape)
Hip Spring: 10" (measured 4" down from the bottom edge of waist tape)
Center front: 11.75" with a 10" busk
Side length: 9.5" - 9.75"
Center back: 12.75"
Under bust to lap: 10.25" - 10.5"
You have a torso shorter than 9" in height. If you have a dramatic "pear" shape or your hip measurement (iliac crest) is 10+ inches larger than your natural waist, you may be more comfortable in the long cut under bust instead.