Basic Renaissance Stays

Basic Renaissance Stays, by Sidney Eileen

Basic Renaissance Stays
 

Basic Renaissance Stays

These stays are constructed using modern materials and techniques, to provide the proper fashion silhouette for the modern reenactor seeking a quality garment without breaking the bank. This kind of corset is suitable as a foundation garment for any period of costuming that requires a conical silhouette. They are basic “Renaissance” stays, all partially boned and created using modern methods and materials.

Fabric: Two core layers of cotton canvas, cotton twill cover
Boning: 1/2″ flat spring steel bones fanned for the front panel and 2 1/4″ flat spring steel bones per tab
Piecing: Three panels total – one front panel and two back panels
Edging: Organic cotton ribbon edging.

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