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Where to Buy Custom Fit (made-to-measure) Corsets under $200

Note that this is a duplicate of the permanent page in my Guided Galleries – please refer to the other article to ensure that the article is up-to-date with the latest selections and prices.

Let’s face it: while many people can get away with standard-sized corsets, it’s really not a realistic case of one-size-fits-all. What if you’re very tall, very short-waisted, or very pear-shaped? What if you 100% know that no OTR will fit you correctly, but you’re still looking for an inexpensive gateway corset that will fit you properly? Here are a few makers that offer custom-fit corsets for $200 or less. Also see my other article, “cinchers under $200” to see some other brands not mentioned here.

*Caveat emptor: These corsets are made-to-measure, but this does not necessarily imply that they’re all suitable for waist training/ daily wear. Also this list is especially subject to change; it’s the nature of business that as demand rises for a product, prices increase as well.

 

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Mystic City Corsets

MystiC City Corsets is a brand sold almost exclusively through Ebay for several years, but just this year has been making big waves. They offer several ready-to-wear styles and fabrics from cotton coutil to leather and PVC, but if you PM the owner, Sylwia, she can accept made-to-measure requests on a case-by-case basis. Due to the high demand of her corsets, it may take several months to receive a custom-fit piece, but her clients mention that the product is well worth the wait and the price.

Heavenly Corsets wasp-waist standard-spec underbust, £120

Heavenly Corsets has two different lines of corsets: standard-spec (for occasional use and special events) and waist-training (for 23/7 tightlacing and intense wear). Elle’s made-to-measure standard-spec underbust corsets are suited for 4″ reductions and available in hourglass or wasp-waist silhouettes, which range between $145 – $190.

Meschantes Corsetry custom Weskit Halter, $195

Meschantes Corsetry‘s underbust corsets range from $160 – $195 starting price, and are made-to-measure in your choice of one of hundreds of different fabrics/colours. Be aware that their Etsy store is more for their standard-sized corsets though, so be sure that you go for “made-to-measure” and not the listings that just say “in your size”.

SnowBlack Corsets corded-hip underbust, $190

SnowBlack Corsets from Poland makes beautiful made-to-measure underbust corsets for only $190. Shown here in black with painstakingly tidy red contrast stitching, the corded, gored hips are especially good for controlling hip-wrinkles and offers a dramatic, wide hip spring. Marta can also make this in other colour combinations if you prefer.

Jupiter Moon 3 tea-stained underbust corset

Jupiter Moon 3 has been in business since 2001, and it’s not hyperbole to estimate that she has made well over 1000 corsets. She continues to make fun corsets at incredibly competitive prices; her made-to-measure underbust corsets start from just $180 and she offers a huge selection of style upgrades.

*Please note that I have not personally tried every corset brand in this list, nor do I necessarily endorse every company in these guided galleries. This is for informational purposes only; please email any of the above makers to learn more about their made-to-measure corsets.

6 thoughts on “Where to Buy Custom Fit (made-to-measure) Corsets under $200

  1. Hi Lucy,I am very interested in a custom made corset, constructed either by yourself or one of your suggestions ( Custom Corset). I show horses and the of the off the rack corsets while riding, pinch my legs and sides. so, i believe a custom fit would be beneficial for my comfort. If you have any ideas please contact me at [redacted] Thanks so much! P.S. we don’t have to keep the cost under $200.00 Just need a great fit..

    1. Hi Bonnie, check out Prior Attire as she makes riding corsets (she also rides corsets in her own corsets, so they’re tested and true!).

  2. Hello, a friend sent me to this page. I have scoliosis and deal with pain 24/7. I would like to try a corset but i have no clue where to begin, what type or who to go to. Any tips?

    1. Hi Manda, I would highly recommend speaking with a corsetiere who is specially trained in making corsets for someone with an asymmetric body. The best case scenario would be Contour Corsets, but prepare to spend close to $1000 on a corset like that! I have a different gallery for asymmetric corsets here.

  3. I have on the smallest corset from amazon n pretty much n e where. But the problem is its 20 inches n i need a smaller size. How can i go about ordering a custom made steel boned corset under 20 inches? Please help. Please respond

    1. Hi Taryn, I have a gallery of teeny corsets which may point you in the right direction. All of these brands and makers offer corsets in size 18″ and even smaller!

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