In the past month or so, I’ve received the same question from over a dozen people: “Should I start with a waist cincher before buying a corset?” This causes a lot of confusion, because two different markets are both referring to two completely different garments as “waist cinchers”.[…]

This post is a summary of the “True Corset” Dragon Brocade Cincher Review video, which you can watch on Youtube if you prefer: Fit, length Front is about 9″ inches long, as well as the sides and back because they are all cut to be the same height.[…]

This post is a summary of the Madame Sher black mesh cincher Review, which you can watch on Youtube if you prefer: Fit, length Front is about 11 inches long, from the shortest part (close to the side seam) is 8.5 inches long. The top and bottom edges[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Orchard Corset CS-411 Underbust Review”. If you want visual close-ups, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Center front is 10″, shortest part is 8.5″. It’s a shorter corset that fits closer to a cincher on[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Sparklewren Cincher Review” which you can watch on YouTube here: Fit, length Front is about 9.5″ inches long, dramatic hourglass or wasp-waist silhouette. Side is 8.5″, good for average or even short-waisted ladies. I would not recommend this cincher[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Leatherotics Pink/White 1214 Cincher Review” which you can watch on YouTube here: Fit, length Front is 10 inches high; the side is 7.5 inches high. This is standard size/ length. Gives a gentle hourglass silhouette. Hip gores make this[…]

This entry is a summary of the video “‘DISCO ARMADILLO’ PVC Ribbon Corset”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: *** This was my first attempt at sewing a corset from vinyl. I have[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Orchard Corset Maroon Underbust (CS-426) Review”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Gives a nice hourglass shape – this is a Level[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Wrinkly Pig” Corset Case Study”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: *** Note: the following are the differences between the “Wrinkly Pig” and the[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Homemade Blue Ribbon Corset”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Short cincher about 12″ high in the center front, comes up high[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Gallery Serpentine Victorian Underbust Review”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Victorian Hourglass shape, nice moderate curves. Center front is 13”. Stops[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Isabella Corsetry Josephine Underbust Review”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Dramatic curves, extreme hourglass. This is a longline corset coming over[…]

This entry is a summary of my videos for the Princess Tamina costume. If you would like more  information and side notes about the corset and costume, you can watch the videos on YouTube here:     Fit, length Self-drafted underbust corset with a peaked front top and[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Heavenly Corsets “Wasp-Waist” Training Underbust Review”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: *** Note: the following are the differences between the “standard” wasp-waist corset[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Grey & Green underbust case study”. If you would like more complete information and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Self-drafted, longline (low over the hips) underbust corset with a[…]

This entry is a summary of the review video “Isabella Corsetry Bat Cincher Review”. If you would like more complete information, detailed close-ups and side notes about the corset, you can watch the video on YouTube here: Fit, length Dramatic curves, I would say “wasp-waisted”. This corset starts[…]