Corset Dimensions Directory (Lace-Base)

Guide for measurements: B = bust, U = underbust, W = waist, H = high hip (iliac), L = low hip (at lap), P = Princess seam

Guide for measurements: B = bust, U = underbust, W = waist, H = high hip (iliac), L = low hip (at lap), P = Princess seam

Many corset websites talk about the curviness of their products, but I’m a bit more analytical than that; I like seeing hard numbers! This page has been created to help you compare the measurements of the standard sized, OTR and RTW corsets with your own body measurements. Ever heard of the Bratabase? Consider this the “Lace-Base”. (Thank you to a special someone for the name inspiration!).

To use these charts: Scroll down the list alphabetically OR use your word search function to find the brand you’re looking for. Ideally the corset’s bust, underbust and hip measurements should be as close as possible to your natural measurements. The waist of the corset should be 2-6 inches less than your natural waist, depending on your preference. If you wear a different corset size, scroll down further to the proportional “spring” chart to calculate if a different size would work for you.
Center front length and princess seam length are also provided for both underbusts and overbusts. For reference, see the diagram to the left. See the footnotes at the bottom of this page for more tips and information.

Why are there no corset pictures? Because it would take a very long time to load every photo of every corset on one page, and those with limited data plans or slow connections prefer a more bare-bones page. Brand names that are hyperlinked in pink will lead you to my corset review where you can get more information. 

If you don’t see the corset listed here: This means that I haven’t tried it/ owned it, AND/OR measurements are not available from another source, AND/OR the corset is not available in a standard size (the measurements of my custom-sized corsets are a bit moot since they will obviously be different for you.

Contribute measurements! If you’re a corset maker who has a standard size chart or an owner of a standard-sized corset, you’re welcome to submit measurements of your corsets if it’s not yet present in the table (or if your corset’s measurements vary wildly from what’s shown in the table). If you don’t know how to measure your corsets precisely, see my video guide hereBrand names in blue are guest submissions or came from sizing charts from the seller’s website.

All measurements are in inches (to convert to cm, multiply by 2.54).







Corset Dimensions Chart - Proportional "Spring" Measurements

This chart shows you the circumferential measurements as compared to the waist, so corset size matters less here as many corsets are scaled up to have the same amount of "spring". An example of "spring" is if a corset has a waist of 30", underbust of 36" and hips of 40". The waist would be set to zero, the underbust would be 6" (since it's 6 inches larger than the waist) and the hips would be 10" (since the hips are 10" larger than the waist).
Corset BrandBust
(OB only)
(UB only)
High hip
Low hip
(longline only)
Center Front
Princess/ Lap
Corset BrandBust
(OB only)
(UB only)
High hip
Low hip
(longline only)
Center Front
Princess/ Lap
Amazon (Muka overbust) size small7 —61415
Atelier de LaFleur
Longline underbust
Axfords C112 overbust10 —1012.513
Axfords C242 underbust6121111
Azrael's Accomplice Curvy Girl101112.510
Bad Attitude Boutique "Lady Jane"8813.515.5
Boom Boom Baby Boutique
Lace overbust
Boom Boom Baby Boutique
Short underbust
Boom Boom Baby Boutique
Longline underbust
Burleska Athena underbust681214.512
Burleska steel-boned Longline underbust —68111310.5
Corsets Blvd Global overbust11101316.516
Corset Connection Flora underbust —4811.510
Corset Connection Sadie underbust —349.58
Corsets-UK WT overbust8101415
Corsets-UK Candy WT underbust4614.512
Corset-Story MY waspie45116.5 (side seam)
Dark Garden Cincher610119.5
Dark Garden Corselette4
(low rib)
6115.5 (side seam)
Dark Garden Risqué overbust104121516.5
Dark Garden Valentine overbust104121516.5
Electra Designs
Sweetheart overbust 22T
Electra Designs Longline Underbust
(new pattern) size 22T
Electra Designs Pointed Cincher
(old pattern) Size 20T
(low rib)
12116.5 (side seam)
Eternal Spirits Audrey OB
Size 10
Gallery Serpentine UBVic3.57138.5 (side seam)
Isabella Corsetry
Bat Cincher
Isabella Corsetry
Josephine Underbust *
Isabella Corsetry
Petite Josephine
Isabella Corsetry
Victorian Underbust
JC Creations Men's corset78119 (side seam)
Love of Corsets
Long Brocade underbust
Love of Corsets
Black Satin Waist Trainer
Meschantes training underbust581110
Morgana Femme Couture longline681213.511.5
Ms. Martha's CorsetVest
Size Medium
Ms. Martha's Geometric Cincher
Size Medium
610128 (side seam)
Mystic City MCC 3881211.58 (side seam)
Mystic City MCC 5491315129
Mystic City MCC 5781215139
Mystic City MCC 6081412.58.5 (side seam)
Mystic City MCC 6381214119
Mystic City MCC 64101214-18 (hip ties)12.510
Mystic City MCC 688101212.510.5
Mystic City MCC 7281010.758.5 (side seam)
Mystic City MCC 95 (masculine)12121311
Mystic City MCC 104 (anti-muffin)81417139.5
Orchard Corset CS-201
Mesh Waspie
51097.5 (side seam)
Orchard Corset CS-301
Waspie/ mini-corset
4686.5 (side seam)
Orchard Corset CS-34568139
Orchard Corset CS-411 underbust48-9108.5 (side seam)
Orchard Corset CS-426610131310.5
Orchard Corset CS-426-SHORT510108.5
Orchard Corset CS-511
Orchard Corset CS-530 overbust10681516
Papercats Cherry Underbust —61112.510
Pop Antique14912.514
Puimond Plunge overbust11791214
Puimond Wicked Plunge OB11710121317
Rebel Madness underbust5911
Rebel Madness overbust1091718.5
Restyle CU underbust9.51410.5
Restyle Wide Hip (WH) underbust7.51213.5129
RetroFolie Alyssum (shorter) underbust —810119.5
RetroFolie Azalea (longline) underbust —8121310
"Simple Pleasures" cincher
Serindë overbust910121414.5
Serindë longline underbust51113128.5
Serindë short underbust510108.5 (side seam)
Snobz Banquet Overbust10121715
Stormy Leather Lombard
size Small
Sugarkitty Corsets overbust1011
Sweet Carousel overbust811
Timeless Trends GEMINI (Lucia Corsetti)81216119.5
Timeless Trends underbust **47129.5
Timeless Trends HOURGLASS underbust **6.51011.59
Timeless Trends cincher **238.56.5
Timeless Trends HOURGLASS cincher **478.256.5
Timeless Trends longline **2-38-10+10-16+ (hip ties)1311
Timeless Trends HOURGLASS longline **6.57-12+12-20+ (hip ties)1311
Timeless Trends overbust
Size 24L
88-10+10-16+ (hip ties)1415
True Corset Dragon cincher5799
True Corset Long WT cincher66-7138.5
True Corset Mesh cincher589.59
True Corset Overbust828111516
Vanyanis Alecto Underbust612161110 (side seam)
Velda Lauder Bridal overbust6101316
Versatile Dita underbust68129
Versatile Foxglove underbust67-11+12-18+ (hip ties)13.512.5
Versatile Lotus overbust9121618
Versatile Mimosa overbust
Size 22D
Versatile Scarlett overbust6101416
Versatile Snapdragon cincher681010
Versatile Valerian overbust910-16+ (hip ties)1617.5
Vollers Aida underbust (#1916)469.57
Vollers Nicole underbust661012.512.5
Vollers Paradise overbust (#1808)8813.517
WKD Baby underbust61277
WKD Elsa underbust71513.2511
WKD Gina underbust489.59
WKD Lily underbust51310.59
WKD Mae underbust4101212
WKD Mae Extreme underbust6121212
WKD Morticia underbust8 (6)1113 (11)1310.5
WKD Riding Corset (waspie)61010.256.5 (side seam)
WKD Extreme Riding Corset (waspie)71110.256.5 (side seam)
WKD Vamp underbust81311.510
WKD Antoinette overbust1010121415.5
WKD Sophia overbust85911.7515.5
WKD Storm overbust106101214.515.5


Other helpful notes:

  • Measurements with a large range in the hip area (e.g. 32-40″+) mean that the corset has expandable side hip ties, which can be adjusted for comfort.
  • Unless stated, the size of each corset is also the waist measurement (you will see any other size notes in the “Corset Brand” cell). Corsets that have an odd waist size may sometimes mean that I’ve owned them a long time and they’ve likely stretched, OR the corset maker simply offers unconventional standard sizes.
  • All measurements are the CLOSED corset measurements, with no gap in the back. Like I said, I prefer hard numbers. Gaps complicate things.
  • Princess/ lap length pertains to the length along the “princess seam”, which is halfway between the front and the side. If you drew a line starting from your left nipple, straight down your torso to where your left leg meets your torso, this it the line along which the length is measured. Why is this important? In an underbust, it will tell you whether a corset is too tall for you to be able to sit down. The length from under your breast to the top of your lap should be the same number or more than the length of the corset. In an overbust, this number will tell you whether the corset will cover your breasts completely. I still recommend that you watch the reviews for each corset, as measurements sometimes don’t give the whole picture either.


* After speaking with many different owners of the Isabella Josephine underbust corset (as well as Isabella Corsetry), it’s been determined that the proportions of my Josephine are for some reason more curvy than the others. So the measurements of this corset are the average of those I’ve spoken with, not the proportions of my specific corset.

** Timeless Trends corsets have an old stock and their new Hourglass silhouette stock. Please be sure that you’re ordering the correct one for your measurements!




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