People have been striving to alter their body shapes at least since Classical times, butcorsets andother shapingundergarments became requiredfashionitems inthe16th century.By the18thcentury they werederigueurfor both menandwomen.
OneofAmerica’s founders,Thomas Paine,was acorset-maker by family trade. Seehowthecorsetdevelopedandchangedfrom the17th to theearly 20th century.Learnsomebasic corsetconstructionandhowtomakemodernreproductions at7PM on August 10th.
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