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Synonyms for corset

Synonyms for corset

a woman's close-fitting foundation garment

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Analysis of how the commercialized practice and ideology of corsetry worked in significant ways to form the way women viewed, imagined, and experienced their own bodies can help us understand both the persistence and reshaping of problematic gender structures and identities.
The corsetry sector recorded the largest increase in terms of value over the review period, rising by 19.
Robin Richardson, founder of IVY's Custom Corsetry, is renowned for her design esthetic and technical skill in building custom corsets.
The catalogue chain have announced that they are stocking German-designed range 21st Century Corsetry through their website and home shopping channel Argos TV.
Lady J Lingerie provides a specialist bra and corsetry fitting service based in Durham City.
Thespians were spotted humping sacks of coal or advising ladies about their corsetry.
Aimee Smith, the dressmaker at Curious Heart Ltd on Westoe Road, South Shields, appears in the film and said: "I've always been interested in corsetry and I wanted to keep the skills alive.
Extensive corsetry and long dresses were supplanted by the tailored suits of Coco Chanel in the 1950s, and the wide-shouldered jackets of the 1980s and 1990s.
National Storytelling Laureate Katrice Horsley explores "the corsetry of so cial constructs upon the human form" in Clockwork, at the Library of Birmingham.
Rosie, from Oxfordshire, runs Rosie Red Corsetry & Couture and has always wanted to dress Bonham Carter.
Our students learn a lot of technical skills, including corsetry, quite early and I think this experience has really paid off for Milly.
A spectacular stage, 80 breathtaking models, 5 tableaux and 6 live artists staged a collection in which the French brand's virtuosity in terms of corsetry was fully expressed.
However, one particular class at FIT, historical corsetry, grabbed her imagination and set her course for the next several years.
These corsets are an addition to the wide collection of corsetry that the company offers online.