Mid Victorian Corset Covers
View A is a popular style of corset cover see in the 1860s and 1870s. It is wide on the shoulder, with a moderate low front and back. The original had many rows of lace/ribbon along the front piece, that would show under low V-Front bodices. This view works best with a lace beading with ribbon, to help fit the neckline.
Suggested fabrics: muslin, lawn, light cottons, silk.
Notions: Six 1/2" buttons, or hooks and eyes for closure. 2-3 yards 1/2" wide lace. 1-2 yards beading lace, 2 yards