A Comprehensive Resource for Contemporary Corsets!
Lucy’s Corsetry is a database for OTR and couture corsets, and a library for information on waist training, tight lacing, and casual corset wear: Explore the extensive corset shopping guides, understand the process of lifestyle corseting, learn how corsets affect the body, and try out the quizzes and games.

This site aims to educate and empower thousands of people to find the perfect corset for themselves, and use it responsibly – and the tools are completely free.

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My Custom Corset Commission Journey: Three “Phases” (Priorities) when Choosing a Corsetiere to Work With
This post was inspired by an email I received a few months ago from a client who was ready to
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Avoid Getting Scammed by Corset Re-Sellers
Settle in kids, today I’m going to tell you a story of how I possibly got scammed on a Facebook
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3 Tips to Keep Cool and Prevent Overheating while Waist Training
When you’re wearing a corset, you have several extra layers of fabric around your core, holding heat in -- so
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Why I No Longer Recommend Front-Lacing Corsets
This week is part “story time”, part “Physical Effects of Corseting”, and hopefully an opportunity for others to learn from
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How to Curve your Corset Busk
  Today I’m going to demonstrate how to curve the busk of your corset for a more deliberately dished front
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Thin or Thick Corset Profiles: Comparing Silhouettes and Cross Section
How many of you have stood in front of the mirror while wearing a corset, admiring the narrowness of your
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Comparing Different Mesh Corsets
Over the past little over a year, I reviewed a whopping nine different mesh corsets, and many of them had very
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Introducing the New Corset Sizing Tool!
This past weekend I made a free corset sizing tool – one that accurately calculates your ideal corset size based off
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Did Victorian Women Break In Their Corsets?
  Many moons ago, one of my Tumblr followers asked: “Did people season their corsets in the 19th century?” Short
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Why Do So Many Corsetieres Go Out of Business?
Almost every month I go through my corsetiere map and make notes on which corset makers are inactive, which have closed
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Exceptions to Corset Rules
There is a concept (that was popularized by Terry Pratchett in the Discworld books) called lies-to-children which says that we
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What to Look for in the Perfect “Stealthing” Corset (Hiding corsets under clothing)
“Lucy, what’s the best corset that hides perfectly under clothing?” Unfortunately, there is no corset in existence, past or present,
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Corset Lacing Gap: How Wide Should It Be?
We’ve talked about the shape of your lacing gap before (multiple times) and said that a parallel gap is what
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How to Talk to your Doctor about Corsets
Lucy, I have discovered that corsets help greatly with my medical condition – but I’m hesitant to tell my doctor. How should
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Advanced Breaking in your Corset (Intuitive Seasoning)
This serves as a synopsis to my corset seasoning mini series from 2013, but also an addendum for experienced corset
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Review: Lara Mesh Underbust (Glamorous Corset)
This entry is a summary of the review video “Review: Lara Mesh Underbust (Glamorous Corset)”. If you would like more
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Review: Emerald Queen Art Bespoke Silver Ribbon Corset
This entry is a summary of the review video “Review: Custom Silver Ribbon Cincher (Court of the Emerald Queen)”. If
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Protected: Super Secret January Post (just for Patrons $15+)
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Pirate Fashions “Buxom Bodice” Corset Review
This entry is a summary of the review video “Review: Buxom Bodice Underbust Corset (Pirate Fashions)”. If you would like
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Protected: October Bonus Post for $15+ Patrons
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