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Availability date: 06/08/2016
Our most popular fabric by far, now available in rich blood red and a gorgeous black lace trim. The cashmere fashion fabric featured here in our curvy Hourglass Silhouette is an excellent choice for shapewear, casual, classic, or more gothic and cosplay ensembles. Featuring a 6.5 inch rib spring, a 10 inch hip spring, and a cupped, curvaceous cut to dramatically cinch in the wearer's waistline, this corset is designed for a lifetime of comfortable wear and like all our corsets is backed by 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 100% cashmere
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
Note: Sizes 40 & 42 have a 1 inch wide flexible steel busk and 4 spring steel stays supporting the grommets
Lowana O'Shea is the designer and corsetiere behind the luxury label Vanyanís. She is known for her sophisticated, sumptuous designs and strong belief in slow fashion – high quality, versatile pieces made to last. Her style is dark and rich in detail. Lowana loves to teach corset making from her studio near Melbourne, Australia. When she's not teaching or sewing, she enjoys reading, drinking gin, playing the violin, and spending time with her cat. To find out more about Lowana's work, visit the Vanyanís Facebook Page
Amber Welch is a corsetiere and designer based in Dallas, Texas where she lives with her wife and critters. She's known for her colorful fun aesthetic, and is a big believer in expresisng yourself through clothing! When she's not sewing, Amber likes reef-keeping, reading, and cooking. You can find out more about Amber's work at Lovely Rat's Facebook Page
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.
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 are an "apple" or "ruler" shape, with a fairly balanced ribcage and hip. Men can wear this style with ease as well, sometimes upside-down if it's more comfortable. People with average-to-longer torso lengths should fit this cut.
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.