Corset Making for Fashion and Costume

Corset Making
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Full-time
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 6 August 2018
  • Course duration: One week

This practical course is for anyone who has a personal or professional interest in fashion, vintage dressmaking or costume who would like to develop the knowledge and skills needed to produce their own made-to-measure corsets.

The course will begin with a number of structured technical classes.

As it progresses you will then be able to work on a more personal project, reflecting your style and interests.

Examples of the finished project will be available as a visual aid, and demonstrations of the various processes shown throughout.

Basic machine and hand sewing skills are important prerequisites.

You’ll leave with a completed corset, corset pattern and the skills, knowledge and notes to create more.

Any questions? Contact the short course team:

Email: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

On this course you will:

  • learn how to construct and fit a corset
  • put in a centre front busk
  • add eyelet fastening to the back
  • work with both steel spiral and flexi steel bones to create a perfect fit.

How to apply

You can book your course via the NTU online store:

6 - 10 August 2018

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can book your course via the NTU online store:

6 - 10 August 2018

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418